Public Lectures and Events

"The Syrian Refugee Crisis: Realities and Responses"
Tuesday, February 2, 2016, 7:30 p.m.
The Henry N. and Selma S. Rapaport Memorial Lecture  

Speakers:
Mark Hetfield, President and CEO, HIAS
Dr. Georgette F. Bennett, Founder and President, Tanenbaum Center for Interreligious Understanding; Founder, Multifaith Alliance for Syrian Refugees
Shadi Martini, Senior Syria Advisor, Multifaith Alliance for Syrian Refugees

Tickets: Tickets: $10; $5 for non-JTS students, and free for JTS students. RSVP at www.jtsa.edu/refugees.

Cosponsored by the Milstein Center for Interreligious Dialogue at JTS.

This program will be livestreamed at no charge at www.jtsa.edu/live (registration not required).  

”Free Speech vs. Hate Speech: The Changing Contours of Free Expression”
Monday, March 28, 2016, 7:30 pm
The Bernard G. Segal Memorial Lecture in Law and Ethics

Speaker:
Frederick M. Lawrence, Senior Research Scholar at Yale Law School, Professor of Politics at Brandeis University, and former President of Brandeis

Moderator: Marc Gary, Executive Vice Chancellor and Chief Operating Officer, JTS

Tickets: $10; $5 for non-JTS students, and free for JTS students. RSVP at www.jtsa.edu/FreeSpeech.

This program will be livestreamed at no charge at www.jtsa.edu/live (registration not required).

    

 

General Information

• Reservations (or tickets where indicated) are required for all programs. 
• Please arrive at least 15 minutes prior to each program.
• Have photo ID available.
• All events are held at JTS unless otherwise noted.

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