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Education

  • New gift ups Maimonides School Science Center campaign to 40% of goal

    By jwadmin on December 21, 2016
    ALBANY–The Maimonides Hebrew Day School (MHDS) has announced receipt of a Community Foundation Michaelson Family Fund grant of $3,400 toward its planned new science and innovation center. The school seeks to raise $360,000, and hass nearly 40% of that goal, according to Rabbi Israel Rubin, head of school. Plans for the science center will include adding a new wing onto the […]
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  • Local Holocaust survivors education group joins others in call against bias

    By jwadmin on December 21, 2016
    Director Shelly Shapiro of the Holocaust Survivors and Friends Education Center, based in Albany, reports that the organization has joined with 90 institutions and 71 Holocaust scholars and educators who have recently signed a statement of the Association of Holocaust Organizations, a network dedicated to the advancement of Holocaust education, remembrance and research. The statement is as follows: Recent months have […]
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  • Yiddish Book Center Programs seeks college student applicants for two programs

    By jwadmin on December 7, 2016
    AMHERST, Mass. – The Yiddish Book Center in Amherst, is now accepting applicants for two programs for college students and recent graduates: the 2017 Steiner Summer Yiddish Program and the 2017-18 Yiddish Book Center Fellowship Program. Now in its fourth decade, the Steiner Summer Yiddish Program is an immersive program in Yiddish language and culture, with beginner and intermediate tracks, open to college and graduate […]
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