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Chicago, IL - Dr. Chani (Karen) Tessler was named Dean of Blitstein Institute, the women’s division of Hebrew Theological College (HTC), Rabbi Shmuel L. Schuman, HTC CEO announced today. Dr. Tessler assumes the helm of the Blitstein Institute after a decade of service at Rush University Medical Center in Chicago. At Rush, Dr. Tessler served as assistant professor in the departments of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery (Rush Medical College) and Communication Disorders and Sciences (Rush University College of Health Science).

Hebrew Theological College invites the community to hear Rabbi Dr. Warren Goldstein, Chief Rabbi of South Africa, on Yom Ha'atzmaut this Tuesday, May 2nd at 5:00 PM at HTC.

Rabbi Dr. Goldstein is the founder of the global initiative, Shabbos Project, and has led a number of revolutionary programs that have changed the landscape of both his own community and world Jewry. We hope to see you there!

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