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A Meeting With Clay Christensen

by Irwin Kula • October 25, 2018

Irwin Kula, Clal’s president, reflects on a recent meeting with Clayton Christensen, the founder of the theory of disruptive innovation.


Rabbi Rebecca Sirbu Enters The Next Stage Of Her Journey

by Brad Hirschfield and Irwin Kula • October 18, 2018

Rabbi Rebecca Sirbu of Rabbis Without Borders is moving onto Hadassah. A message from the presidents of Clal.


Rabbi Brad Hirschfield On Constructing A Retreat With A Church

by Brad Hirschfield and Irwin Kula • August 30, 2018

Brad announces that he will be the “intellectual architect for a retreat sponsored by Trinity Church and Trinity Publishing.”


Rabbi Irwin Kula Reflects On Pluralism After Clal’s Trip To Aspen

by Irwin Kula • August 8, 2018

As America’s polarization grows, Rabbi Irwin Kula reflects on how a recent trip to Aspen with Clal’s board became an opportunity to explore and understand this troubling situation and how to address it.