“Encounter” 1999 by Marco Di Piazza
News & Events
November 5, 2014
1:15pm - 1:45pm:
Sakowich Campus Center, 2nd floorCelebrate the opening of the Common Prayer Room!
2:00pm - 4:00pm:
Cascia Hall (new location), free and open to the public.Rabbi Yehuda Sarna and Imam Khalid Latif of NYU - whose friendship is explored in the documentary short film “Of Many” - will visit Merrimack to share their story of friendship and interfaith collaboration.
6:00pm - 8:30pm:
Rogers Center for the Arts, by invitation only.Prof. Yousef Waleed Meri will receive the 2014 Goldziher Prize for his scholarship and teaching in Jewish-Muslim Relations. Meri is Visiting Professor, Department of Studies of Islam in the Contemporary World, University of Jordan at Amman.
November 10, 2014
At a time of horror in the middle of the 20th century, the silence of the world made possible the monstrous crime of genocide, the attempted murder of a whole people for no other reason that they were a particular type of people, a people called by God the “Chosen People”: the Jews.