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Power, Politics, and Faith:
Models of Leadership in the Book of Genesis

July 20 – 23, 2014 | Stipend: $500, plus expenses


The Tikvah Fund, a philanthropic foundation and ideas institution committed to supporting the intellectual, religious, and political leaders of the Jewish people and the Jewish State, is proud to announce a conference, for religious campus leaders: Power, Politics, and Faith: Models of Leadership in the Book of Genesis


Internationally-renowned educator, speaker, and author, Rabbi Dr. Shlomo Riskin


Rabbi Riskin is the founding chief rabbi of Efrat in Israel and founder and chancellor of Ohr Torah Stone colleges and graduate programs. He has been particularly active in fostering dialogue with Christian and other religious leaders especially through his role as chancellor and founder of The Center for Jewish-Christian Understanding and Cooperation in Israel.

Rabbi Riskin will also be joined by visiting speakers Eliot Cohen and Roger Hertog, who will address leadership in politics, the military, and philanthropic investment.

The conference will take place at:

The Tikvah Center
165 E. 56th Street (between Lexington and 3rd Avenues)
New York, NY 10022

Participants will receive a $500 honorarium for your completion of the conference and reimbursement of travel and lodging expenses.

Participation is by invitation only. For any questions, email Miriam Kassow.