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In Memoriam

In Memoriam

Dan Geller, generous benefactor and beloved member of the Los Angeles Board of Overseers and San Francisco Associates.

Sidney Meyers, devoted Honorary Chairman of the Board of Governors, who served on the Board since 1949.

Dr. Eugene Mihaly, esteemed former Executive Dean and Vice President for Academic Affairs of HUC-JIR; Professor Emeritus of Jewish Rabbinic Literature and Homiletics in Cincinnati, where he taught for over 40 years.

Ambassador Maxwell M. Rabb, loyal member of the Board of Governors and honorary alumnus of the College-Institute.

Audrey Skirball-Kenis, beloved Vice-Chair of the Board of Governors and its Library, Museums, and Archives Committee, distinguished founder of HUC-JIR's Los Angeles campus, and visionary patron of HUC-JIR's Skirball Museum Cincinnati, Skirball Center for Biblical and Archaeological Research and Museum in Jerusalem, and Skirball Cultural Center in Los Angeles.

Ambassador Marvin L. Warner, former member of the Board of Governors.

It is with deep sadness that the HUC-JIR family mourns the tragic deaths of HUC-JIR/Jerusalem family members in the June 18 bus bombing:

Baruch Garawani, beloved brother of Moshe Garawani, HUC-JIR/Jerusalem maintenance (1963-2002), and of Rachamim Goren, HUC-JIR/Jerusalem maintenance (1965 to present).

Shiri Nagari, 22-year-old cousin of Mati Nagari, HUC-JIR/Jerusalem electrician. 
Hamakom yinachem etchem betoch sh'ar aveylu Zion v-Yerushalayim.