THEMATIC COURSES

The Mussar Institute offers a variety of experiences to meet the desires and needs of Mussar students at all levels. Check here to see which courses are open for registration and which are coming soon.

Many thematic courses involve studying in a va'ad or small group, an essential Mussar practice. Advanced TMI-trained facilitators facilitate each va'ad.

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A COURSE IN 3 PARTS FROM AVI FERTIG

Modality: Lecture, readings

Starts: This course is not for beginning Mussar students. Registration for Part 3 is currently open to students who have taken Part 1 and 2. Exceptions require approval from the instructor. The independent study version will open soon. Please check back.

WRITTEN AND DELIVERED BY HELAINE SHEIAS AND NANCY WEISS

Modality: 5 Va’ad sessions, 5 Chevruta sessions, and Independent Study

Starts: Spring 2022. Registration is limited to 40.

Tuition: Chaverim: $150; Non-Chaverim: $180

INTERMEDIATE - REGISTRATION OPEN - INDEPENDENT STUDY

FROM ALAN MORINIS

Level: Intermediate

Open to: All

Modules: Recorded lectures, readings, practices

Starts: The first Sunday of every month

Registration: Open

Tuition: Chaverim: $136, Non-Chaverim: $156

 

FROM ALAN MORINIS

Level: Intermediate

Open to: All

Modules: Recorded lectures, readings, practices

Starts: The first Sunday of every month

Registration: Open

Tuition: Chaverim: $136, Non-Chaverim: $180

 

A COURSE FROM AVI FERTIG

Level: Advanced

Open to: All

Modules: Recorded lectures, readings, practices

Starts: The first Sunday of every month

Registration: Open

Tuition: $200 Chaverim; $240 non-Chaverim

 

FOR ALL LEVELS OF MUSSAR EXPERIENCE - REGISTRATION WILL OPEN SOON

A NEW COURSE FROM ALAN MORINIS

Description: Recorded lectures, readings

Modality: Beginning - Advanced

Registration: Available for independent study in the Spring Term.

A COURSE FROM RAV NUSSBAUM

Modality: Live lecture style

Starts: January, 2022

Sessions: Six one-hour sessions: Sundays,  4 p.m. ET

Tuition: $118 Chaverim, $180 non-Chaverim

WITH REBBETZIN DINA SCHOONMAKER AND RABBI JUDITH EDELSTEIN

Modality: Va’ad and Recordings, Chevruta

Starts: Part I: Facilitator: Judith Edelstein, Tuesdays, 4:30-6 pm ET, 3/1-5/16, 2022

Tuition: Chaverim: $300 Non-Chaverim: $360