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Scholar-in-Residence February 8-9

Synagogue Emanu-El Scholar-In-Residence Weekend

Join us as we welcome Dr. Mitchell Bard. Dr. Bard is the Executive Director of the nonprofit American-Israeli Cooperative Enterprise (AICE) and a foreign-policy analyst who lectures frequently on U.S.-Middle East policy.  Dr. Bard is also the director of the Jewish Virtual Library, the world’s most comprehensive online encyclopedia of Jewish history and culture.

Dr. Bard co-chairs the task force on BDS & Delegitimization for the Global Forum on Combatting Anti-Semitism created by the Israeli Foreign Ministry, and is a member of a similar task force established by the Conference of Presidents of Major American Jewish Organizations.

Friday, February 8th-6:00PM: Shabbat Evening Services followed by FNL Dinner and program
“The Threat and Explanation of BDS and Delegitimization of Israel on Campus and Beyond.” High-school and college-aged students are encouraged to attend this wonderful program! There will be no charge for dinner for high-school and college students.  Register here!!

Saturday, February 9th-9:30AM: Shabbat Morning Services
D’var Torah: “Anti-Semitism, Free Speech and the Boycott of Israel” Q&A and discussion session will follow the Kiddush in the library.

Mon, February 18 2019 13 Adar I 5779