An American Story: An Exploration of Identity, Oppression, and Resilience

A unique cultural experience for students to learn and explore the complicated relationships that African American/Black people and Jewish people have with the United States and each other. Also an opportunity for students to examine how their identities impact their view of past and current events that are prevalent in African American and Jewish communities. 

Trip details: Return to campus Wednesday, January 23, 2019 for dinner and group building and discussion. Spend Thursday and Friday in Washington, DC, visiting the National Museum of African American History and Culture, and the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum. Return to campus for Friday night Shabbat dinner and one follow up meeting.

Trip dates: Wednesday, January 23 – Friday, January 25, 2019

Virtual info session on Wednesday, November 7, 8 pm

Join from PC, Mac, Linux, iOS or Android using ZOOM:

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Or Telephone:
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Meeting ID: 598 714 3344

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Applications are due by 5:00 pm Tuesday, November 27. Complete application below:

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