Star-K Side Bar Spring 2009

Other News From The STAR-K

Star-K Kashrus Training Program-NOW ACCEPTING APPLICATIONS

Star-K’s Kashrus Training Program will be held Monday, July 20 through Thursday, July 23, 2009.  This intensive seminar, held at Star-K’s offices in Baltimore, Maryland, is limited to 25 students – rabbonim, kollel fellows, and others serving as klei kodesh – who have studied Yorah Deah.  In addition to lectures, audio-visual presentations and a hands-on practicum, several field trips are planned.


Mark your calendars! Star-K’s ongoing TeleKosher Conference Series for consumers is scheduled for the last Wednesday of each month at 12 Noon EST, hosted by Rabbi Zvi Goldberg. To join the conference, call 1-605-475-8590 and enter conference 528-5502#. Now also accessible online – go to Kosher University for details. Brought to you by

To apply to the Star-K Kashrus Training Program, call the Star-K office for an application at 410-484-4110 and speak with Rabbi Zvi Goldberg.


Women’s Mashgicha Conference — Star-K is planning a two-day training program in our corporate office for women currently employed as mashgichos worldwide. The curriculum will include kashrus procedures, insect checking and visits to food service establishments. This program is tentatively scheduled for Fall 2009, if there is sufficient interest.  Please contact our office at 410-484-4110.