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Breaking News? Ham Served at the Israeli Embassy!

Breaking News? Ham Served at the Israeli Embassy!

Posted on June 25, 2015

Breaking News? Ham Served at the Israeli Embassy!
Breaking News? Ham Served at the Israeli Embassy!

Ellen Eisenberg, author of an upcoming volume devoted to Oregon Jews 1950 – 2010, continues to unearth memorable items from our archives. Of particular interest this week is a noteworthy letter written in 1951 by Israeli diplomat and politician, Abba Eban, to Rabbi Yonah Geller. At the time Eban was serving as the Israeli ambassador to the United States. Rabbi Yonah Geller lived in Texas; nine years later he would became the rabbi at Congregation Shaarie Torah, where he served until 2000. The letter is among Rabbi Geller’s papers, now part of OJM archives.  Click to continue »Click to continue »

CLOSED - The Oregon Jewish Museum seeks a part-time Holocaust Educator

CLOSED - The Oregon Jewish Museum seeks a part-time Holocaust Educator

Posted on June 2, 2014

CLOSED - The Oregon Jewish Museum seeks a part-time Holocaust Educator
CLOSED - The Oregon Jewish Museum seeks a part-time Holocaust Educator

The Oregon Jewish Museum seeks a part-time Holocaust Educator. This new position is an outstanding opportunity for a highly motivated individual who is a self-starter, has excellent communication skills and is able to think boldly. The Holocaust Educator will work with an advisory committee to develop and guide a long-term Holocaust education plan that will become a foundational program in the merger of the Oregon Jewish Museum and the Oregon Holocaust Resource Center, which takes place on July 1, 2014. Click to continue »Click to continue »