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A  LIMMUD  BAY  AREA  PRODUCTION

On Sunday June 25, 2017
  • 9am-1pm at Kevah: 2095 Rose St., Suite 202, Berkeley
  • 12pm-4pm at Contemporary Jewish Museum: 736 Mission Street, San Francisco
  • 4pm-8pm at Oshman Family Jewish Community Center: 3921 Fabian Way, Palo Alto
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Tammi Benjamin

Tammi Rossman-Benjamin is cofounder and director of AMCHA Initiative, a non-profit organization that investigates, documents and combats anti-Semitism at institutions of higher education in America. She was a faculty member in Hebrew and Jewish Studies at the University of California from 1996 - 2016.  She writes, researches, advocates and lectures widely on campus anti-Semitism, anti-Zionism, and academic freedom. Her scholarly essays have been published in academic volumes and journals, and her numerous articles and op-eds have appeared in NewsweekThe HillNew York Daily NewsLos Angeles Daily Newsthe Forward, JTA and many others. She was nominated for Jewish Hero of the Year by the Jewish Federation of North America, named one of 2013’s Bright Pro-Israel Lights on U.S. Campuses by the Jewish Press and honored as one of the Jewish Top 100 by The Algemeiner. In 2016, Rossman-Benjamin led a coalition of 50 Jewish and education advocacy groups that successfully lobbied the University of California to adopt a landmark intolerance policy condemning “antisemitism and antisemitic forms of anti-Zionism.”  She is currently working with administrators at other universities to adopt similar measures to protect Jewish students.

My Presenters Sessions

Sunday, June 25
 

9:30am