January 9th - 22nd, 2018
Tantur Ecumenical Institute is proud to offer a new Continuing Education Program called Hakimah*. Hakimah* will explore the role of women in Jewish, Christian, and Muslim texts and tradition. Participants will discover how women in the Holy Land continue to contribute to the cultural, political, and spiritual realities they live in. Participants will also be invited to engage their own experiences and narratives into conversation with women of the Holy Land of past, present, and future. Hakimah is open to any and all who wish to deeply engage with women’s realities in the Holy Land regardless of gender or religious affiliation.
Hakimah is the Arabic word for wise. In Hebrew, the word Hokmah is used for wisdom. In both languages, the words are feminine.
Hakimah will be a mixture of text study, excursions, encounters with local women, and group discussion. The two weeks will be animated by the expertise of the Hakimah leadership team: Marcie Lenk, Huda Abu Arqoub, Stephanie Saldana, and Brooke Greenburg.
Hakimah 2018 Fees:
- Standard Rate (Single room at Tantur, share restroom, share room at hotels): $2,500
- Single room with Private Bathroom EnSuite at Tantur: $250 supplement, pending availability.
- Single Room at Hotel (1 night): $60 supplement, pending availability
- All above rates include program, 5% administration fee, all tips, and meals. There is no reduction for missed meals.
Programming begins on the 9th January and ends on the 22nd January. We suggest participants arrive on the 8th and depart on the 23rd (at no extra cost). Rooming is limited at Tantur so if you wish to come before or stay after these dates, please get in touch with our reservation manager, Sandy Dides as soon as possible firstname.lastname@example.org , if you have received acceptance to the program.
Program fees include your room, all meals, all lectures and excursions, and all program related tips. You will have some free time to explore the region at your own cost. Please budget for these opportunities and other personal expenses accordingly. Each participant should also have adequate medical insurance during their stay. If you have any questions, please contact us. Please note all prices are in US Dollars (USD).
Accommodation on Overnight Trips
The application process for Hakimah is separate from our other Continuing Education Programs and can be downloaded here: Hakimah January 2018 Application Form.
Please fill out the application and return it via email to our Program Assistant, Brooke Greenburg, at email@example.com. Please note that the application is a PDF file and may require the use of Adobe. If you are having issues with the application, please contact Brooke. Please email Brooke if you have any questions or concerns about the application or the program.
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