10/22/15: Arab-Jewish Coexistence Panel

Beit Hagefen at UConn eventHear from Arab and Jewish teens about coexistence in Israel

Date:  Thursday, October 22nd
Time: 5:00pm
Location:  Castleman Building, Room 212

Guest speakers from Beit Hagefen Center in Haifa, Israel:

– Mr. Asaf Ron, CEO
– Ella Chernyak, high school student
– May Ayoub, high school student

Beit Hagefen is an Arab-Jewish cultural center “which strives for the creation of common and equal spaces that encompass the variety of identities and cultures in Haifa in particular and in Israel in general.”

Ella, a 17-year-old Russian Jew, and May, a 16-year-old Christian Arab, will share their stories with us in order to prove that coexistence is possible and actually exists in Israel.

For more information on Beit Hagefen, visit: here