Lawyers for Israel Executive Breakfast Briefings Series 1

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Tuesday February 25, 2020

8:30am-10:00am

Nixon Peabody

53 State Street, Boston, MA

“American Judaism: Present-day Trends and Future Challenges”

Featuring Guest Speaker

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Jonathan D. Sarna

Jonathan D. Sarna ’75, MA’75 is the Joseph H. and Belle R. Braun Professor of American Jewish History at Brandeis University, where he directs the Schusterman Center for Israel Studies. Dr. Sarna also chairs the Academic Advisory and Editorial Board of the Jacob Rader Marcus Center of the American Jewish Archives in Cincinnati, serves as chief historian of the National Museum of American Jewish History in Philadelphia, and was the 18th president of the Association for Jewish Studies. Author or editor of more than thirty books, Sarna is an expert on the relationship of American Jews and Israel. His American Judaism: A History (Yale 2004), soon to appear in a second edition, deals in part with this subject, and won six awards. Sarna is a fellow of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences and of the American Academy of Jewish Research, and holds four honorary degrees.

Lawyers for Israel members get exclusive access to a vast network of like-minded American legal professionals, additional events in this series, and more. Membership requires an annual minimum contribution of $1,000 to JNF’s 2020 campaign. Members in good standing can bring one guest at no charge.

Lawyers for Israel Leadership

Lawrence B. Cohen, Chairperson of the Board, New England
Kim M. Rubin, LFI Co-Chair
Jeffrey Woolf, LFI Co-Chair
Steven London, Boston President
Sara Hefez, Executive Director, New England & the Capital Region
[email protected] or 617.423.0999 x811

RSVP REQUIRED

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Please indicate when you register if you will need validated parking. We will do our best to assure space for everyone, although it is limited.