Alumni Gathering in Jerusalem in July

Monday, June 15, 2009

Rabbi Naamah Kelman, the incoming Dean of HUC-JIR/Jerusalem, is hosting an Alumni Gathering at the Jerusalem campus on Shabbat afternoon, July 11th.  Alumni whose summer plans include a trip to Israel are encouraged to take advantage of this opportunity to meet with other alumni in Israel, study Rabbi Michael Marmur, Vice President of Academic Affairs, meet with the incoming Year-in-Israel students, and celebrate Havdallah with  Rabbi Yoshi Zweiback, Director of the Year-in-Israel Program.

For more details, please contact nkelman@huc.edu


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