The Philadelphia Region of Volunteers for Israel (VFI) will host its quarterly meeting on TUESDAY, MARCH 18, 2014, from 7-9 pm at the Gratz College Library in Melrose Park, PA.
The featured speaker will be Dr. Linda Maizels, Senior Associate for Israel and Middle East Affairs for the Jewish Federation of Greater Philadelphia. She will speak about "Jewish Student Identity and the "New" Anti-Semitism on American Campuses, 1967 to the Present.
Dr. Maizels received her doctorate from Hebrew University in Jerusalem. She taught at Colby College in Waterville, Maine, and at Portland State University in Portland, Oregon.
The public is invited to meet Dr. Maizels, to mingle withVFI alumni, and to learn about VFI's unique program, which enables volunteers 17 and older to work on IDF logistics bases in Israel.
Refreshments will be served.