36th Anniversary celebration of the School of Jewish Communal Service and honoring Jerry Bubis

Monday, October 3, 2005

THE SCHOOL OF JEWISH COMMUNAL SERVICE
HEBREW UNION COLLEGE-JEWISH INSTITUTE OF RELIGION
CORDIALLY INVITES YOU TO CELEBRATE
OUR THIRTY-SIXTH ANNIVERSARY AND TO HONOR PROFESSOR GERALD BUBIS, FOUNDING DIRECTOR 

SUNDAY, NOVEMBER SIXTH TWO THOUSAND FIVE
4 CHESVAN 5766 

11:00 A.M. - 1:30 P.M. 

IMPRESARIO ROOM
THE MUSIC CENTER 

135 NORTH GRAND AVENUE, 5TH FLOOR
LOS ANGELES, CALIFORNIA 

FEATURING KEYNOTE ADDRESS BY DR. ARNOLD EISEN
"FROM JEWISH AMERICANS TO AMERICAN JEWS; JUDAISMS OF THE 21ST CENTURY" 

PLEASE RESPOND BY OCTOBER 21, 2005
SUMPTUOUS DAIRY BRUNCH TO BE SERVED 

COUVERT $75 PER PERSON 

Gerald B. Bubis
Gerald Bubis, The Alfred Gottschalk Professor Emeritus of Jewish Communal Studies, is the Founding Director of the School of Jewish Communal Service (SJCS) of the Hebrew Union College-Jewish Institute of Religion. The SJCS was the first of its kind and has graduated over 600 Jewish Communal Professionals who serve Jewish communities throughout the world. Professor Bubis has lectured, trained and consulted with over 2,000 Jewish Communal Professionals and Organizations. He is the author of over 180 articles, manuscripts and books. He has held numerous leadership positions in Jewish Communal organizations and Professional associations. He has had singular impact in the Jewish Communal sphere. 

Arnold M. Eisen
Arnold M. Eisen is Professor and Chair of Religious Studies at Stanford University, a frequent speaker on issues related to contemporary Jewish life before lay and scholarly audiences throughout North America, and an active participant in communal discussions concerning the future of American Judaism. His publications include: The Jew Within: Self, Family and Community in America (with Steven M. Cohen), The Chosen People in America and Galut: Modern Jewish Reflection on Homelessness and Homecoming and Taking hold of Torah: Jewish Commitment and Community.


Founded in 1875, Hebrew Union College-Jewish Institute of Religion is North America's leading institution of higher Jewish education and the academic, spiritual, and professional leadership development center of Reform Judaism. HUC-JIR educates men and women for service to North American and world Jewry as rabbis, cantors, educators, and nonprofit management professionals, and offers graduate programs to scholars and clergy of all faiths. With centers of learning in Cincinnati, Jerusalem, Los Angeles, and New York, HUC-JIR's scholarly resources comprise the renowned Klau Library, The Jacob Rader Marcus Center of the American Jewish Archives, research institutes and centers, and academic publications. In partnership with the Union for Reform Judaism and the Central Conference of American Rabbis, HUC-JIR sustains the Reform Movement's congregations and professional and lay leaders. HUC-JIR's campuses invite the community to cultural and educational programs illuminating Jewish heritage and fostering interfaith and multiethnic understanding. www.huc.edu