11 2013

Ambassador Stuart Eizenstat: The Future of the Jews: How Global Forces are

7:30PM - 8:00PM  

Elon University - Moseley Center, Lakeside Dining Ballroom 400 N. O'Kelly Avenue
Elon, NC 27244


Contact Geoffrey Claussen

Ambassador Stuart Eizenstat has held senior U.S. government positions in three presidential administrations, from the White House to the State Department, from U.S. Ambassador to the European Union to the Deputy Secretary of the Treasury; he has also been a leader in the Jewish community, having led American and international Jewish groups and institutions. He will share his provocative thesis regarding the future of the Jewish people in light of the major geopolitical, economic, and security challenges facing the world in general, and the United States and the State of Israel in particular. 'A reception and book-signing will follow Ambassador Eizenstat's speech. The event is free and open to the public. Sponsored by Elon's Lori and Eric Sklut Emerging Scholar in Jewish Studies Program, the Department of Political Science and Public Administration, the Department of Religious Studies, the Department of History and Geography, Middle East Studies, International Studies, Peace and Conflict Studies, the Law School, the Isabella Cannon Global Education Center, and the Truitt Center for Religious and Spiritual Life, with special thanks to the President's Office. Further details and directions at http://www.elon.edu/jewishstudies.