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50 Years After the Six-Day War
Fri, June 9, 2017 at 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Join Dr. John Ruskay and Rabbi Kalmanofsky for a thoughtful conversation as we commemorate the 50th Anniversary of the six-day war after Shabbat Dinner on Friday, June 9th.
Dr. John Ruskay is Executive Vice President emeritus of UJA-Federation of New York and a Commissioner appointed to the U.S. Commission on International Religious Freedom. Dr. Ruskay is also a Senior Fellow at the Jewish People Policy Planning Institute, and a Senior Consultant to the S. Daniel Abraham Center for Middle East Peace.
Now in his fourth decade of leadership in the North American Jewish Community, Dr. Ruskay served as the Executive Vice President and CEO of UJA Federation for 15 years-calling for the Federation to become a creative resource for the creation of “inspired and caring communities.” Prior to UJA-Federation, Dr. Ruskay held senior leadership positons including Vice Chancellor at JTS and Education Director at the 92nd Street Y.