Featuring renowned rabbis, professors and authors, many affiliated with American Jewish University
Leading with our Values: Tools for Women's Leadership for the 21st Century AJU
Familian Campus, 15600 Mulholland Drive, Bel Air
Tuesday, March 11, 2014 • 12:00-1:30P.M.
Nina Lieberman was named Dean of the Graduate School of Nonprofit Management, at American Jewish University, in 2004. Under her leadership, the program has revised its curriculum and created the Community Partnership Initiative, recruiting from Los Angeles’ underserved communities. She is the former Executive Vice President of the Jewish Community Centers of Greater Los Angeles (JCCGLA), a position she held for three years. In her position with the JCCGLA, she developed a strategic plan to strengthen the Centers and divest them of nonfunctioning programs, reduced the Centers’ deficit without sacrificing critically needed children’s programs and managed the overall financial crisis of the organization. From 1992 to 1996, Nina served as Director of Social Services for the Jewish Home for the Aging of Greater Los Angeles, where she coordinated the first department to bring together the Home’s two campuses. Nina is a graduate of the University of California, Berkeley with a B.A. in Social Welfare and the University of Southern California with a Master of Social Work degree. She is a licensed Clinical Social Worker.
Dr. Miriam Heller Stern is Dean of the Graduate Center for Education at American Jewish University in Los Angeles where she has trained Jewish educators since 2005. She specializes in curriculum, teacher research and educational vision. Dr. Stern earned her Ph.D. in education and MA in history from Stanford University as a Wexner Graduate Fellow. Dedicated to elevating the quality of educational options in the Jewish community, Dr. Stern serves as a coach and advisor to Jewish educational leaders, institutions and initiatives across the United States. Previously, she taught Jewish history at Shalhevet High School in Los Angeles. Miriam is married to Jonathan Stern and they have three children: Elijah, Judah and Zoe.
JEWISH WOMEN'S THEATRE
Wednesday, March 19, 2014 at 6:30pm and 8:30pm at the Burton Sperber Jewish Community Library, 2nd Floor at AJU
SPECIAL EVENING AT AN ARTIST'S WORKSHOP
Thursday, March 20, 2014
- Learn about and spend an evening doing your own print making.
- Enjoy Wine & a light dinner and see the work of famous artists.
- Exclusively and complimentary for Patrons and President’s Society Members.
WOMEN’S LUNCH & LEARN: WOMEN’S RETREAT
Sunday, April 27, 2014, 9:30AM-3PM at AJU’s Brandeis Campus
- Be Here Now: Finding Serenity & Meaning In Our Daily Experiences
Featuring keynote speaker, Rabbi Sherre Hirsh
- A day of activities focused on learning, fun, creativity, relaxation and personal growth.
Includes continental breakfast & Lunch
- Sponsor: $150; Member: $85; Non-Member: $100
Tuesday, June 10, 2014, 11:00AM-2:00PM @ AJU
- Featuring keynote speaker Rabbi Sharon Brous of IKAR who Newsweek names as #1 Rabbi in its annual list of America’s top 50 rabbis for 2013.
All of the above special events are complimentary for UW President’s Society Members.
FOR MORE INFORMATION OR TO REGISTER FOR ANY OF THESE EVENTS,
Contact: Betty Carmona, 310.440.1283, firstname.lastname@example.org