4:00 – 5:30 pm at the Skirball Museum in Mayerson Hall
Welcome by Rabbi Jonathan L. Hecht '87, Ph.D., Dean, HUC/Cincinnati,
and introduction of special guests

5:45 – 7:30 pm at the American Jewish Archives
Introduction and remarks by Rabbi Gary P. Zola ‘82, Ph.D. ‘91,
Executive Director, Jacob Rader Marcus Center of the American Jewish Archives,
and Keynote by Rabbi Sally Priesand ‘72, the first woman rabbi in North America


Hebrew Union College
3101 Clifton Avenue, Cincinnati

Refreshments will be served.
Questions? Please contact Autumn Wheeler
at (513) 487-3231 or awheeler@huc.edu.

Holy Sparks
Exhibition Open Through September 4, 2022

Twenty-four pioneering rabbis’ lives and achievements are illuminated in the works of twenty-four leading contemporary Jewish women artists in celebration of the 50th anniversary of the ordination of Rabbi Sally J. Priesand as the first woman rabbi in North America. Presented in partnership with The Braid and the HUC Dr. Bernard Heller Museum.

Sally Priesand Paves the Way
Exhibition Open Through May 19, 2023

This exhibition will feature never-before seen documents relating to Rabbi Sally J. Priesand's journey to becoming the first woman rabbi ordained in North America in 1972. Visitors will also be able to view unique memorabilia and personal artifacts recently donated by Rabbi Priesand which are now preserved in the collection of the American Jewish Archives.