A Message from Our 2016 Adam Solomon Award Winner

This June, Montgomery County Public Schools (MCPS) will be leading a historic new course on religious literacy education in our public schools. Thirty-five teachers will spend 45 hours touring, learning, discussing, and creating lessons that will increase teachers’ religious literacy and confidence in teaching about religion in public schools. Amid recent reports of increased bullying […]

Join us at Harvard Divinity – The Evolving Field of Religious Peacebuilding

Join us at Harvard Divinity School in Cambridge, Massachusetts for the RPP Colloquium: The Evolving Field of Religious Peacebuilding: Tanenbaum’s Peacemakers in Action, Volume II Click here to download the flyer! When: Thursday, May 5, 2016, 6 – 8:30pm Where: Sperry Room, Andover Hall, 45 Francis Ave. | Cambridge, MA Sponsors: Religions and the Practice of Peace […]

Tanenbaum Condemns Explosion at Sikh Temple in Germany

Tanenbaum Condemns Explosion at Sikh Temple in Germany

Tanenbaum condemns an apparently deliberate explosion at a Sikh temple in Essen, Germany. There, the explosion occurred at a community gurdwara, while classes for children were being held along with celebrations for the Sikh festival of Vaisakhi. A masked man was seen fleeing the scene, and three arrests have been made. The Independent has reported […]

Extreme Prejudice: Live Webinar on Tuesday, April 19, 2016

Extreme Prejudice Tuesday, April 19, 2016 04:30 PM Central Daylight Time Duration: 1 Hour Click here to Register to watch the recording! Why teach about extremism? Not teaching about it can put students in danger. Lack of education about religious diversity has left students—particularly Muslim and Sikh students—vulnerable to bias and bullying by classmates and teachers […]

Dietary Restrictions & Health Care Resources

Dear Friends, Welcome to the second installment of Tanenbaum’s new Health Care Insights series! Each Health Care Insight will present a challenging scenario that sometimes arises in health care, and a download link to information from our Medical School Curriculum, where you will find context about the religious practice involved and better practices for health […]