ARIEL BURGER is a writer, artist, and educator whose work focuses on education, spirituality, the arts, and social change techniques. Ariel is an ordained rabbi who studied under Elie Wiesel for his PhD in Jewish Studies and Conflict Resolution. Ariel served as Professor Wiesel's Teaching Fellow from 2003 to 2008, following which he established educational programs for a number of charities. Ariel lectures and serves as a scholar/artist-in-residence around the world, as well as leading workshops for educators and leaders and consulting with creative groups. Ariel creates music, art, and poetry while he is not learning or teaching.
He and his family live just outside of Boston. Ariel Burger's website is www.arielburger.com.