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O
ver
4,000
of our alumni are at the
forefront of
J
ewish religious
,
intellectual
,
and communal activism on
behalf of
J
ewish continuity
,
interfaith
understanding
,
and social
justice
.
as pioneering archaeologists; as legendary chaplains
during World War II; and as the first women to be
ordained rabbis in America and Israel. The influence
of our alumni on Jewish life in North America and
around the world, since HUC-JIR’s founding in 1875
to the present day, is immeasurable.
Rabbi Gary P. Zola ’82, Ph.D. ’91
,
E
xecutive
D
irector
,
J
acob
R
ader
M
arcus
C
enter of
the
A
merican
J
ewish
A
rchives
;
P
rofessor of
the
A
merican
J
ewish
E
xperience
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