May 27, 2015

On May 18, ADL Associate Regional Director Ariella Schusterman participated in a panel discussion sponsored by the Jewish Federation of San Gabriel and Pomona Valleys at the Pasadena Jewish Temple & Center about campus climate for Jewish college students. Other panelists were UCLA Professor David Myers, UCLA student and co-president of UCLA J Street Gil Bar-Or,…
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Pictured:  Associate Regional Director Matthew Friedman was among the ADL staff training Milken seniors. For the first time, ADL has trained the entire senior class at Milken Community High School in confronting and responding to anti-Semitism and anti-Israel activity on college campuses.  On May 19, the students participated in ADL’s Words to Action workshop, an interactive program designed to…
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Incoming UCLA Hillel Director Rabbi Aaron Lerner spoke at the ADL Pacific Southwest Region Executive Committee meeting on May 12.  Rabbi Lerner was part of a panel discussion with current Hillel Director Rabbi Chaim Seidler-Feller and former UCLA Hillel Student Board President Tammy Rubin. Regional Director Amanda Susskind provided an overview of ADL’s involvement at…
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france consul April 29, 2015

On April 28, 2015, French Consul General Axel Cruau held a small reception for visiting French Ambassador to the US Gérard Araud.  ADL International Affairs and Executive Committee members Eric Kingsley, Maurice and Kim Lewitt, Nicole Mutchnik, and Mary Weissmann joined Regional Director Amanda Susskind together with other Jewish community leaders in Los Angeles. Ambassador…
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UC Riverside Hillel April 17, 2015

UC Riverside Hillel students, faculty and staff participated in a ADL’s education program, Words to Action on April 15. Associate Regional Directors Matthew Friedman and Ariella Schusterman led the students in this interactive program designed to teach college students how to respond to anti-Semitism and anti-Israel bias on campus. The participants learned how to distinguish among anti-Semitism,…
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