Encounter Dispatch: Trouble in the Tribe: The American Jewish Conflict Over Israel

Join us on Tuesday, April 12, 2016 from 12:00–1:00pm EDT / 7:00–8:00pm IDT for a live webinar with Dov Waxman as part of our monthly webinar series. About Dov Waxman  Dov Waxman is Professor of Political Science, International Affairs, and Israel Studies, and the Stotsky Professor of Jewish Historical and Cultural Studies at Northeastern University. […]

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Start: April 12, 2016
End: April 12, 2016
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United States
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Trip to Bethlehem for Emerging Jewish Leaders

Encounter is now accepting appli­ca­tions for our upcoming April 7–8 trip to Bethlehem. Current rabbinical school students and students of Jewish educa­tion are partic­u­larly encour­aged to apply. Questions about the trip and eligi­bility are welcome and should be directed to trips@​encounterprograms.​org.

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Start: April 7, 2016
End: April 8, 2016
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Bethlehem
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Wrestling Jerusalem: A Night of Theater and Dialogue

Join the Encounter commu­nity for an evening of theater and dialogue. We are hosting a perfor­mance of Aaron Davidman’s crit­i­cally acclaimed Wrestling Jerusalem in New York.

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Start: April 7, 2016
End: April 7, 2016
Venue: 59E59 Theaters
Address:
59 East 59th Street, New York, NY, United States, 10022
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Alumni & Encounter Fellows: Jericho Trip

This trip will visit Jericho. 

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Start: April 1, 2016
End: April 1, 2016
Address:
Jericho, West Bank
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Trip to the Bethlehem Area for Gap Year Students

Encounter is now accepting appli­ca­tions for our upcoming March 17–18 trip to Bethlehem for current gap year students. Questions about the trip and eligi­bility are welcome and should be directed to trips@​encounterprograms.​org.

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Start: March 17, 2016
End: March 18, 2016
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Bethlehem
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Trip to the Bethlehem Area for Emerging Jewish Leaders

Encounter is now accepting appli­ca­tions for our upcoming March 10–11 trip to Bethlehem. Current rabbinical school students and students of Jewish educa­tion are partic­u­larly encour­aged to apply. Questions about the trip and eligi­bility are welcome and should be directed to trips@​encounterprograms.​org.

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Start: March 10, 2016
End: March 11, 2016
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Bethlehem
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Encounter Dispatch: Negotiations: What’s Possible Now?

Join us on Wednesday, March 9, 2016 from 12:00–1:00pm EST / 7:00–8:00pm IST for a live webinar with Enas al-Muthaffer as part of our monthly webinar series, Encounter Dispatch. This series offers Encounter alumni the oppor­tu­nity to continue the conver­sa­tions started during Encounter trips and to reach across divides using online tech­nology. About Enas al-Muthaffer […]

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Start: March 9, 2016
End: March 9, 2016
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United States
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A Day in the Bethlehem Area for Jewish Communal Leaders

Encounter invites atten­dees of the 2016 CCAR Conference and others living in or visiting the region to join us for a day in Bethlehem on February 29th, 2016.

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Start: February 29, 2016
End: February 29, 2016
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Bethlehem
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Encounter Fellows: Facilitation Training

This work­shop will be an intro­duc­tion to the Fellows’ projects. 

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Start: February 28, 2016
End: February 28, 2016
Address:
Jerusalem, Israel
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An Evening in East Jerusalem

While many of us are inti­mately familiar with West Jerusalem, few of us are as familiar with East Jerusalem, just blocks away. Join us for an evening program to hear from Palestinian resi­dents about their perspec­tives on the city’s future.

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Start: February 22, 2016
End: February 22, 2016
Address:
East Jerusalem
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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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