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Shmoozing with Avi featuring Laurence Gartel

Shmoozing with Avi featuring Laurence GartelLaurence Gartel is known to the world as the “FATHER” of Digital Art for over 40-years. His career started working side by side with video guru Nam June Paik at Media Study/Buffalo in upstate New York. He taught Andy Warhol how to use the Amiga Computer in order to produce the album cover for Debbie Harry (Blondie). Growing up in New York City during the Punk Rock era he was friends with Stiv Bators, Sid Vicious, Joey Ramone, Wendy O. Williams, and exhibited his work with Robert Mapplethorpe. Creating Digital Art before the birth of the [...]

Yiddish Fun-03 4-25-21

6-Week Advanced Conversational Yiddish Course.A 6-week conversational Yiddish course moderated by Avi Hoffman and Professor Miriam Hoffman starting April 25th, 2021. The class meets on Zoom every Sunday from 2-3 PM EST for 6 weeks.This "nokh a bisl" advanced conversational 60- minute fully interactive class entitled Yiddish Fun-03 utilizes the curricula and materials developed by Columbia University Professor Miriam Hoffman and under the guidance and direction of her son, renowned actor and course professor Avi Hoffman, connecting the academic roots of the Yiddish language with its incredible contributions to mainstream modern culture.Prior Knowledge of Yiddish or participation in Yiddish Fun-01 or [...]

Shmoozing with Avi featuring Andy Rose

Shmoozing with Avi featuring Andy RoseANDREW M. ROSE - PRESIDENT AND CEO, KVELL COMMUNICATIONS Andrew M. Rose is President and CEO of Kvell Communications, which specializes in the strategic planning and implementation of marketing and fundraising solutions for Jewish non-profit organizations. Andy has more than 25 years of Jewish non-profit experience as a business owner, lay leader and, most recently, a senior-level executive at one of the largest Jewish Federations in the country. He spent 11 ½ years in the top marketing, communications and corporate development roles at the Jewish Federation of South Palm Beach County in Boca Raton, Florida, contributing [...]

Yiddish Fun-02 5-12-21

A 6 week course in a BISL intermediate conversational Yiddish with an entertaining and fun twist.This class is every Wednesday from 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm starting May 12th, 2021 for 6 weeks.This bisl intermediate 60 minute fully interactive class entitled Yiddish Fun-02 utilizes the curricula and materials developed by Columbia University Professor Miriam Hoffman and under the guidance and direction of her son, renowned actor and course professor Avi Hoffman, connecting the academic roots of the Yiddish language with its incredible contributions to mainstream modern culture.Prior Knowledge of Yiddish or participation in Yiddish Fun-01 is not necessary.

Yiddish Fun 01

Learn Yiddish online in this 6-week conversational Yiddish class.The class meets every Sunday starting May 16, 2021 from 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM on Zoom for 6 weeks. A 6-week conversational Yiddish online course utilizing the curricula and materials developed by Columbia University Professor Miriam Hoffman and under the guidance and direction of her son, renowned actor and course professor Avi Hoffman, connecting the academic roots of the Yiddish language with its incredible contributions to mainstream modern culture. This hands-on course emphasizes the humor and depth of the Yiddish Culture and encourages the course participants to personally engage in the material. […]

Yiddish Fun-03 6-23-21

6-Week Advanced Conversational Yiddish Course.A 6-week conversational Yiddish course moderated by Avi Hoffman and Professor Miriam Hoffman starting June 23rd, 2021. The class meets on Zoom every Wednesday from 7-8 PM EST for 6 weeks.This "nokh a bisl" advanced 60-minute fully interactive class entitled Yiddish Fun-03 utilizes the curricula and materials developed by Columbia University Professor Miriam Hoffman and under the guidance and direction of her son, renowned actor and course professor Avi Hoffman, connecting the academic roots of the Yiddish language with its incredible contributions to mainstream modern culture.Prior Knowledge of Yiddish or participation in Yiddish Fun-01 or 02 is […]

Yiddish Fun 02

A 6 week course in a BISL intermediate conversational Yiddish with an entertaining and fun twist.This class is every Sunday from 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm starting July 11th, 2021 for 6 weeks. This bisl intermediate 60 minute fully interactive class entitled Yiddish Fun-02 utilizes the curricula and materials developed by Columbia University Professor Miriam Hoffman and under the guidance and direction of her son, renowned actor and course professor Avi Hoffman, connecting the academic roots of the Yiddish language with its incredible contributions to mainstream modern culture. Prior Knowledge of Yiddish or participation in Yiddish Fun-01 is not necessary.

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