For Alumni

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Want to connect with other alumni who share a profes­sional interest or who are in your area? We’re in the process of expanding our ongoing alumni program to help you out. For more information:

Facebook LogoThe best place to find fellow Encounter alumni is on our Facebook Group for Alumni
[It’s a private, alumni-only forum, sepa­rate from our open-access Fan Page.]
To join in, click through to Facebook and find the “Request to Join Group” link.

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Our Mission

Encounter is an edu­ca­tional orga­ni­za­tion dedi­cated to strength­ening the capacity of the Jewish people to be construc­tive agents of change in resolving the Israeli-Palestinian conflict.

Moti­vated by the relent­less Jew­ish pur­suit of hokhma (wis­dom) and binah (under­stand­ing), Encounter cul­ti­vates informed Jew­ish lead­er­ship on the Israeli-Palestinian con­flict by bring­ing…

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