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Thursday, July 15

10:00am AEST

How to pave your own Jewish path
This session will explore the challenges and triumphs of living a meaningful Jewish life. In conversation with Liv Sandler of Flying Fox, Ally will share her personal perspective - what she learnt from 10 years spent at a midrasha in Jerusalem, how Jewish education and spaces can be made more inclusive and why she has an issue with the word ‘disability’.

Thursday July 15, 2021 10:00am - 11:00am AEST

10:00am AEST

How to speak to my grandmother about the Holocaust
What does the future of Holocaust commemoration look like? What are the lessons young Jews need to hear? In this conversation with her grandson Samuel Herz (OC ‘17), Danielle will speak about her experiences and share how the Holocaust impacted her philosophy on life.

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Danielle Charak OAM

Danielle has had a teaching career spanning more than sixty years, including teaching English to migrants, French at VCE, English and French in Israel and Yiddish at primary, secondary and tertiary levels. Danielle also taught at Mount Scopus Memorial College in the ‘80s. She has... Read More →
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Sam Herz

Samuel Herz is a 2017 Scopus graduate and is in his 3rd year of a Bachelor of Science Advanced - Global Challenges degree at Monash University. He facilitates UJEB's Bar Mitzvah program and coordinates their extracurricular high school space. He has been involved at Hineni as the... Read More →

Thursday July 15, 2021 10:00am - 11:00am AEST