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Chanukah with the Denver Community Kollel – an Uplifting Experience

Chanukah presents a unique opportunity to bring Torah and yiddishkeit into the lives of Jews regardless of their background or level of observance. For the Denver Community Kollel, a mosad dedicated to bringing Torah to all Jews, it was an opportunity that was certainly utilized. In the days leading up to Chanukah, the Kollel offered a...
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Show Them Who’s Boss: Dealing with Unethical Situations in the Workplace

The Denver Community Kollel’s December 6th Torah for Tycoons session focused on the issues of dealing with unethical situations in the workplace.  Show Them Who's Boss: Dealing with Unethical Situations in the Workplace was presented by Dr. Fredric Sonstein, MD, Neurosurgeon, Brain and Spine Injury Specialists, and Rabbi Mordechai Fleisher, Senior Educator, Denver Community Kollel. The...
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Rabbi Yosef and Bracha Melamed Join Kollel

Not resting on its laurels following the departure of two of its scholars, the Kollel is already in the process of filling the two vacancies left by these recent changes. In mid-October, the Kollel welcomed Rabbi Yosef and Bracha Melamed. Rabbi Melamed is the son of long-time Denver residents Rabbi Shlomo and Esther Melamed. The...
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Kollel Members Take Positions in Community

Change is rarely easy, but it provides an opportunity for growth. As the Kollel continuously grows in its ability to bring Torah learning, Torah teaching and Torah living to Denver Jewry, it regularly undergoes changes that are a healthy part of that process. Over the past several months, there have been significant changes in the personnel...
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Whose Right & Who’s Right? The Debate over Termination of Pregnancy

The Denver Community Kollel’s November 1st Torah for Tycoons session focused on the issues of dealing with rules termination of pregnancy.  Whose Right & Who’s Right? The Debate over Termination of Pregnancy was presented by J. Joshua Kopelman, MD, FACOG, FACS, and Rabbi Mordechai Fleisher, Senior Educator, Denver Community Kollel. The session attracted 23 participants....
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Sukkos Simchas Bais Hashoeva

The Kollel held a Simchas Bais Hasho’eva on Monday night, October 9th. In past years, the event has been hosted by Kollel Associate Scholar Rabbi Yechiel and Esti Erlanger at their sukkah, but frigid temperatures forced the festivities indoors; the Simchas Bais Hasho’eva was relocated to the West Denver Kollel Bais Medrash. Dozens of participants enjoyed...
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