News & Events

April 3, 2022

Dr. Raya Yoeli (1962–2022)

The Mandel community mourns the passing of our dear friend and colleague, Dr. Raya Yoeli, faculty member of the Mandel School for Educational Leadership >>

April 11, 2021

Professor Chaim Adler, 1928–2021

The Mandel community mourns the death of Professor Chaim Adler, longtime faculty member of the Mandel School for Educational Leadership and the Mandel Graduate Unit >>

May 14, 2020

Zoom Event: The Ramadan Fast

A virtual event that explored the cultural, ideational, and psychological aspects of Ramadan, as part of special programing during the coronavirus crisis >>

January 28, 2020

Improving Middle School Learning

The fellows of Cohort 27 presented the recommendations of the 2020 group exercise to representatives of the Ministry of Education's Pedagogical Secretariat >>

October 20, 2019

Memorial Service for Morton L. Mandel

The memorial service conducted in Cleveland for Morton L. Mandel was broadcast live on October 20, 2019, at 1:00 pm Eastern Time and 8:00 pm Israel time. Click here to view >>

October 17, 2019

Morton L. Mandel, 1921-2019

The Mandel School mourns the loss of the Founder and CEO of the Mandel Foundation – an extraordinary leader, passionate Zionist, generous philanthropist, and man of vision >>

June 19, 2018

Rabbi Shimon Adler, 1949–2018

The Mandel community mourns the passing of our dear friend Rabbi Shimon Adler, faculty member at the Mandel School for Educational Leadership >>

April 7, 2016

In Memory of Prof. Seymour Fox

​The Mandel School for Educational Leadership recently held a special event in memory of Prof. Seymour Fox, the founder of the school  >>

April 7, 2016

International Women’s Day Event

​During the 2015-2016 academic year, the Mandel School ​is holding a series of events on contemporary social and educational issues  >>

March 2, 2016

Issues of Climate Change

​During 2015-2016, the Mandel School ​is holding a series of events on contemporary political and social issues. The first event examined the UN Climate Change Conference  >>

November 20, 2015

Shmuel Benalal (1954-2015)

​The Mandel community mourns the passing of our friend, Shmuel Benalal, who was murdered in the Mali terrorist attack >>

September 15, 2015

New Academic Year Opens

​The twenty-fourth academic year of the Mandel School for Educational Leadership was launced at the beginning of September >>

February 28, 2015

Crossroads Week

Mandel School for Educational Leadership fellows explored the different paths taken toward the formation of the Jewish collective >>

February 17, 2015

Recounting Racism

Mandel School for Educational Leadership fellows share their personal experiences with racism and discrimination during the Bimat Mandel (Mandel Platform) >>

April 10, 2014

Bimat Mandel: Outside the Box

“Outside the Box and Back Leadership Journeys in Medicine, Psychology, and Law” examined the ways to break through the boundaries of a given profession >>

March 28, 2014

To Be a Jew in Modern-Day Israel

​​At the closing session of Jewish Peoplehood week MK Ruth Calderon, editor Yoav Sorek, and Rabbi Haim Amsalem presented their views about being a Jew in contemporary Israel  >>

March 28, 2014

Jewish Peoplehood Week

The Mandel School for Educational Leadership devoted a week to developing an independent, positive and pluralistic understanding of Jewish identity in Israel and the Diaspora >>