Lectures in English

Lectures in English 2018-05-28T09:56:39+00:00

The following are some of the lectures available in English from Oranim College’s top-notch faculty:


  • A Dynamic Approach for Promoting Children’s Rights in Teacher-Training Programs, Dr. Rhonda Sofer
  • Education in the Internet World, Dr. Moshe Shner
  • Educators in the Abysses of History: Janusz Korczak and Itzhak Katzenelson, Dr. Moshe Shner
  • Implementing Curriculum Reform for Higher Educational Institutions on the International Arena: Some Hints and Tips, Dr. Rhonda Sofer
  • Peace Education, Walid Mula
  • Promoting Collaboration in International Programs: Processes and Challenges, Dr. Rhonda Sofer
  • School in the Holy Land: An Insider’s Look at the Israeli Educational System, Dr. Micha Balf

Israel: History and Society

  • Israel as a Jewish and Democratic State, Dr. Udi Manor
  • History of the Kibbutz, Dr. Jack Pastor
  • The Holocaust and its Impact on Israeli Society, Dr. Moshe Shner
  • Kibbutz Life, Dr. Moshe Shner

Israel: Minorities and Multiculturalism

  • Arab Society in Israel, Walid Mula
  • Ethnic and Minority Groups in Israel, Dr. Rhonda Sofer
  • Galilee as a Multicultural Space, Dr. Moshe Shner
  • Jewish Arab Relations in Israel, Walid Mula
  • Roots of the Jewish-Arab Confict, Dr. Udi Manor

Jewish History

  • Holocaust: Culture of Memory, Dr. Moshe Shner
  • In the Beginning There was the Holocaust: Philosophical Responses, Dr. Moshe Shner
  • Leadership in Second Temple Judea, Dr. Jack Pastor

Jewish Identity and Peoplehood

  • Israel-Diaspora Relations: Then, Now, and in the Future, Prof. David Mittelberg, Dr. Micha Balf, and Dr. Roberta Bell-Kligler
  • Jewish Identity: Past and Present, Israel and the Diaspora, Dr. Moshe Shner
  • Jewish Peoplehood in the 21st Century, Prof. David Mittelberg
  • The Jewish Question Today, Dr. Udi Manor
  • Judaism and Liberal Thought, Dr. Moshe Shner

Leadership and Community

  • Community Development, Walid Mula
  • Leadership and Creating a Dialogue with the Other, Dr. Anat Geller
  • Leadership and Social Change, Walid Mula

Middle East

  • Current Events in the Middle East, Dr. Udi Manor


  • Dr. Micha Balf, senior educational consultant and Israel educator
  • Dr. Roberta Bell-Kligler, Director of Oranim International School
  • Dr. Anat Geller, lecturer in Early Childhood Education and Professional Retraining and Development
  • Dr. Udi Manor, lecturer in Land of Israel Studies, Middle East Studies, Civics and Democracy, and History
  • Prof. David Mittelberg, Associate Professor of Sociology on the Faculty of Graduate Studies
  • Walid Mula, lecturer in Inclusive Education and Community Studies
  • Dr. Jack Pastor, Senior Lecturer in Jewish History and Land of Israel Studies, former Dean of the Faculty of Social Sciences and the Humanities
  • Dr. Moshe Shner, lecturer in Jewish Thought and Multidisciplinary Studies
  • Dr. Rhonda Sofer, lecturer in Sociology