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Connect & Learn: Response-ability

Connect & Learn: Response-ability

Thursday, February 9, 2023 - 12:30 pm to 1:30 pm

Spertus Institute and JPRO Chicago present Connect & Learn 

A community-building, professional development series for Spertus students and alumni, professionals at Chicago Jewish organizations, and their guests

Build skills you can apply immediately to your life and work, and at the same time enjoy being part of a lively network of learners and community leaders.

Sessions are online, live, interactive, and collaborative.

Each session will include time to connect, network, meet new colleagues, and strengthen relationships. Sessions take place via Zoom. Login instructions will be provided by email 24 hours in advance.

Dr. David Gottlieb leads the February session.

Response-ability: The Rigors and Rewards of Being Responsible
Thursday, February 9, 2023

12:30 PM CT to 1:30 PM CT

Reserve your spot below

Holding yourself and others responsible is about more than assigning roles and assessing blame. In Jewish tradition, it is a discipline that involves being deeply honest with oneself and being available and present to others. With guidance from Dr. David Gottlieb, learn how this practice can transform how you view work and your life beyond.

Dr. David Gottlieb, Spertus InstituteDr. David N. Gottlieb is Spertus Institute’s Director of Jewish Studies. He received his PhD in the History of Judaism from the University of Chicago Divinity School and writes for a range of academic and general-interest publications. He was the founding executive director of Full Circle Communities, a nonprofit philanthropic developer of affordable housing, and he teaches mindfulness at Orot, the Center for New Jewish Learning.


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This is a Solomon Goldman Program,
endowed by the late Rose and Sidney Shure.
The series is free thanks to their generosity
and the support of donors like you!

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