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COMING EVENTS
June 14-28, 2015
23rd Portland
Jewish Film Festival
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RECENT EVENTS
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April 23, 2015
IJS Annual Meeting and
Nelson Memorial Lecture
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April 20, 2015
Panel on Religious Rights
and Human Rights
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March 6-7-8, 2015
Weekend in Quest
Prof. Devin Naar, Univ. of Washington
The Rise and Fall of
Ladino-Speaking Jewry
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February 10 and 12 2015
FILM (co-sponsored with PIFF)
GETT: the Trial of Viviane Amsalem
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Tuesday, Dec. 9, 2014
Jeremy Ben-Ami
J Street
A Clear Choice for a Better Future:
a Discussion on the
Israeli-Palestinian Conflict

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Wednesday, Nov. 12, 2014
Prof. Oren Kosansky
Lewis and Clark College
We Are All Sons of Adam...
and Other Stories from Morocco

co-sponsored by
IJS and OJMCHE
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Sunday, October 12, 2014
Pita in the Hut—Family Dinner
co-sponsored by
IJS and OJMCHE
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22nd Portland
Jewish Film Festival
June 15 - June 29, 2014
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Wednesday, April 2, 2014
Chai Fantasy Panel
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Monday, March 17, 2014
IJS Annual Meeting
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Monday, March 3, 2014
Panel at Kennedy School:
The Pew Jew in Portland
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Feb. 28, Mar. 1-2, 2014
Weekend in Quest with
Prof. Ellen Eisenberg
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Sunday, February 16, 2014
Award-Winning Film:
My Co-Called Enemy
by Lisa Gossels

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January 26, 2014
Lecture:
A Lens on Israel:
a Society through Its Cinema

Dr. Eric Goldman

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