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The New Middle East with Professor Stephen Berk

Feb 23 2021, 7:45PM to 8:45PM in the Online / Live Stream.
NOTE: This event has already occurred.

In the second of his three part 2020-2021 lecture series, Prof. Stephen Berk will analyze the ongoing changes to the Middle East's political landscape and share the implications for Israel and the Arab & Muslim states in the region.

In keeping with current Public Health and physical distancing recommendations, this program will be offered via Zoom. Pre-registration is required in order to receive the link information. You can do so by clicking this link:


Beth Emeth Bais Yehuda Synagogue

Dr. Stephen Berk is the Henry and Sally Schaffer Professor of Holocaust and Jewish studies at Union College in Schenectady, New York. He is the former Chair of the Department of History, Director of the Program in Russia and East European Studies and helps advise the Hillel organization at Union.

Professor Berk is considered an absolutely superb lecturer and teacher. His lectures are outstanding and he is in high demand as a guest speaker. He is always informative, interesting and entertaining. He is widely known for his expertise on the Holocaust, Russia, the Middle East and a variety of Jewish subjects. 

Event Details
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Synagogue Office
Suggested $10 donation for the Food Insecurity Fund
The Sam & Sarah Kerzner and Joseph Kerzner Holocaust Memorial Institute
  • Visiting Scholar Prof. Stephen Berk
  • University & Grad Students
  • Seniors
  • Adults
  • Young Professionals
  • Weekday Learning