FAU Lecture To Focus on U.S. Presidents And The Jews

Florida Atlantic UniversityBOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — Our friends at Florida Atlantic University are reminding us that a lecture is still set for next week focusing on the role of Jews in various presidential administrations.

From FAU:

Rabbi David G. Dalin will speak about the role of Jews in various presidential administrations from Abraham Lincoln to Barack Obama on Sunday, January 22, at 3 p.m., in the fifth floor lecture performance space at the Wimberly Library on FAU’s Boca Raton campus, 777 Glades Road, Boca Raton. He will discuss the relationship of these presidents in the American Jewish community and to individual Jews. Dalin, an ordained rabbi, is a professor of history and a widely-published scholar of American Jewish history and politics. The Jewish Cultural Society (JCS), a volunteer support organization whose mission is to advance Jewish cultural traditions and education at FAU Libraries through philanthropic endeavors and programs, is hosting the program.

The cost is $20 for the general public, $15 for JCS members and $25 for two JCS family members. For tickets or for more information, contact: dottiepierce@comcast.net  at 561-852-9720 or bobbystarsky@att.net at 561-735-0176. Contact slandset@fau.edu or (561) 297-3921 for information about FAU Libraries.