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UJA-JCC Greenwich to Hold Education Symposium

The 2018 Annual Education Symposium is a celebration of life-long Jewish learning and brings a lineup of esteemed speakers to the Greenwich community, courtesy of UJA-JCC Greenwich Women’s Philanthropy. On Wednesday, Feb. 7, after a buffet breakfast beginning at 9:15 a.m., attendees will learn from natural foods chef, author and TV host Andrea Beaman on her topic, “Let Food Be Your Medicine”; Chris Nicola – an FBI-trained undercover investigator and award-winning cave expedition leader who discovered and documented the incredible story of 38 Jews who survived the Holocaust by living underground in his film, “No Place on Earth”; and “Love and Consent in Jewish Tradition” with Rabbi Daniel Gropper. In the age of sexual harassment scandals and the #MeToo movement, Rabbi Gropper will present what Judaism has to say about how we treat each other in loving and consenting relationships. read more...