Go West, Young Mensch
Scholar in Residence:
Prof. Ellen Eisenberg, Willamette University
The weekend program includes four study sessions
with Prof. Ellen Eisenberg:
- Session 1: Worth a Thousand Words: Images of Jewish Reinvention on the Pacific Coast
- Session 2: Protest, Silence or Collaboration? Western Jews Respond to Japanese American Removal During WWII
- Session 3: Cultivating Jewish Farmers
- Session 4: Jewish Politics: Running, Serving and Voting in Oregon
Click HERE for more details on the study sessions.
In addition to the study sessions, we will gather for
- Shabbat services Friday evening and Saturday morning, led by Beth Hamon and Elizabeth Schwartz.
- five meals together: Friday and Saturday dinners, Saturday lunch, and (for those staying overnight at the hotel) Saturday and Sunday breakfasts
- enjoyable Saturday evening entertainment presented by Beth and Liz.