May 24, 2024 /

Dr. Norman and Syril Reitman Scholar in Residence Weekend with Prof. Gil Troy

Friday, December 9, 2022 - Sunday, December 11, 2022    
12:00 am - 11:59 pm

Redefining Zionism for a New Generation
Friday, December 9 – Sunday, December 11

Professor Gil Troy is a Distinguished Scholar in North American History at McGill University currently living in Jerusalem. He is an award-winning American presidential historian and a leading Zionist activist. He is the author of over dozen books, including The Zionist Ideas: Visions for the Jewish Homeland – Then, Now, Tomorrow. Professor Troy is designated an Algemeiner J-100, one of the top 100 people “positively influencing Jewish life.”

Professor Troy is married to Linda, a recovering artist turned lawyer and together they have four children.

  • Friday, December 9, Services are at 6:00pm
    Professor Troy will speak after dinner at 8:00pm
    Why I am a Zionist: Toward a Robust, Relevant, Renewed Zionism For Us — and Our Kids…
  • Saturday, December 10 at 9:30am – The History of Reform Zionism — as the History – and Future — of American Zionism
  • Saturday, December 10 at 12:30pm
    Professor Troy will speak after lunch
    Rethinking Israeli History in This 75th Anniversary Year
  • Sunday, December 11 at 10:30am – Ongoing Love Affairs — or Bad Dates: American Jewry’s Relationship with Judaism, Israel — and Ourselves…

Click on the link to RSVP for Dinner and/or Lunch