Reinventing the Self

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Ideas on the Reinvention of the Self  Dr. Ari Berman, President, Yeshiva University

From Self-Absorption to Self-Reflection: The Nazir as a Paradigm for Repentance  Rabbi Elchanan Adler, Rosh Yeshiva, the Rabbi Isaac Elchanan Theological Seminary

The Change in Ourselves  Debbie Akerman, LCSW, LMSW, CASAP, PhD Candidate at Wurzweiler School of Social Work

Does Our Speech Define Us as Individuals?  Dr. Marissa Barrera, Assistant Professor and Program Director, The Katz School, Masters of Science Program in Medical Speech Language Pathology

Artificial Intelligence and the Self  Dr. Avi Giloni, Associate Dean, Sy Syms School of Business; Chair of the Information and Decision Sciences Department, Associate Professor of Operations Management and Statistics
Kaiser Fung, Founder, Principal Analytics Prep

Repentance and its Critics: a Jewish Response  Dr. Daniel Rynhold, Professor in Modern Jewish Philosophy at the Bernard Revel Graduate School of Jewish Studies and Director of the Revel Doctoral Program

The Surprising High Holidays Message Found in Cognitive Science and Plato’s Republic  Dr. Moshe Krakowski, Associate Professor and Director of the Master’s Program at Azrieli Graduate School of Jewish Education and Administration

The American Prison System and Rehabilitation  Alexander Reinert, Professor of Law and Director of the Center for Rights and Justice at the Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law

Reinventing the Self discussion: Deb Akerman (Wurzweiler School of Social Work), Alex Reinert (Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law), and Dr. Daniel Rynhold (Bernard Revel Graduate School of Jewish Studies) discuss reinventing the self from the perspective of addiction therapy, prison reform, and the Jewish concept of repentance.