Rabbi Sharon Stiefel portrait

Rabbi Sharon Stiefel

In residency throughout the spring 2012 semester

Rabbi Sharon Stiefel is rabbi and spiritual counselor of Sholom Hospice for Sholom Community Alliance. She holds a B.A. in sociology from Pomona College, an M.S.W. from the University of Pennsylvania, and an M.A. in Hebrew Letters from the Reconstructionist Rabbinical College in Pennsylvania, where she was ordained.  Rabbi Stiefel has spent most of her career serving Jewish students on college and university campuses (Grinnell College, the University of Pennsylvania, and the University of Minnesota).  She was the project leader and contributor to the National Hillel LGBTQ Resource Guide for college students and in 2005 she received the University of Minnesota’s Breaking the Silence Award for confronting discrimination based on sexual orientation and gender identification.  Most recently she served as the interim rabbi of Shir Tikvah Congregation in Minneapolis and as director of Jewish education at the St. Paul Jewish Community Center, where her course on spiritual autobiography was recognized with the national Jewish Community Association Exemplary Award.

Fall 2017 Courses

Fall 2017 Courses
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J-Term 2018 Courses

J-Term 2018 Courses
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Spring 2018 Courses

Spring 2018 Courses
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