Rachel Weinstein will present “It’s Only a Midrash, Right?” on Wednesday, December 11, at 8:00 p.m. at Young Israel of New Rochelle. The lecture, sponsored by the Women’s Initiative for Jewish Studies, is free and open to women and men.
Rachel Weinstein graduated from Brooklyn College with a B.A. in French, and from Yeshiva University with a B.S. in education and a Hebrew-teacher’s degree. She taught at Yeshiva University High School for Girls in Brooklyn, the Yeshiva of Belle Harbor and, for 40 years, at the Ramaz Upper School in Manhattan, where she also served as chairperson of the Tanach department and coach of the Chidon Hatanach.