2015

February 12 - Co-sponsored with the departments of Geography and International Studies, The Dr. M. Lee Pearce Chair in Middle East Peace Studies, UM Hillel and Temple Judea. Ethan Felson, Vice President and General Counsel at the Jewish Council for Public Affairs on Israel, BDS (Boycott, Divestment, Sanctions), and the quest for an Israeli-Arab peace. Special greetings by AJYB CO-editors: Prof. Ira Sheskin, University of Miami and Prof . Arnold Dashefsky University of Connecticut. 7:30 PM at at the Miller Center Auditorium, 5202 University Drive, Merrick Building, Coral Gables. RSVP to ccjs@miami.edu or 305-284-6882.

February 23 - Co-sponsored with The University of Miami Ethics Program, Edwin Black, New York Times bestselling author of IBM and the Holocaust on American Eugenics - From Long Island to Auschwitz, based on his award winning bestseller War against the Weak: Eugenics and America’s campaign to create a master race. 7:30 PM at the Miller Center Auditorium, 5202 University Drive, Merrick Building, Coral Gables. RSVP to ccjs@miami.edu or 305-284-6882.

February 24 - Co-sponsored with the Dr. M. Lee Pearce Chair in Middle East Peace Studies, the Department of International Studies, the Department of Journalism and Media Management and the Robert Russell Memorial Foundation. Ari Shavit, Leading Israeli Columnist and Writer, New York Times bestselling author of My Promised Land: The Triumph and Tragedy of Israel on 21st Century Zion: America, Israel and the challenges of a new era. 7:30 PM at the Miller Center Auditorium, 5202 University Drive, Merrick Building, Coral Gables. RSVP to ccjs@miami.edu or 305-284-6882.

April TBA – Legacy Luncheon for HSSI interns and survivor partners.  By invitation only.  Noon – 2:00 PM at the Miller Center, 5202 University Dr., Merrick Bldg. #105. 

TBA – Lecture by Prof. Brian Schmidt on “The Quest for the Historical Israel: debating archeology and the history of early Israel”.  Co-sponsored with UM’s Department of Religious Studies. From 4:00-5:30 PM at the Miller Center Auditorium, 5202 University Drive, Merrick Building, Coral Gables. RSVP to ccjs@miami.edu or 305-284-6882.

TBA - Haifa University Holocaust workshop. From noon to 3:00 PM at the Miller Center, 5202 University Dr., Merrick Bldg. #105. By invitation only.

TBA – Lecture by Dr. Charles Asher Small on “Global Anti-Semitism – A Crisis of Modernity”. Co-sponsored with the Institute for the Study of Global Anti-Semitism and Policy (ISGAP). At 8:00 PM at the Miller Center, 5202 University Drive, Merrick Building, Coral Gables. RSVP to ccjs@miami.edu or 305-284-6882. Free and open to the public.