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January

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Learn the history of the SoFi neighborhood and the staple Jewish-owned restaurants in the area past and present.

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The tour includes an overview of the more than 100 years of Jewish history of Miami Beach; discussion of significant Jewish people and organizations, both present and past, in Miami Beach; and a review of various architectural styles found in the city, including Jewish contributions.

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Tour includes an overview of the more than 100 years of Jewish history of Miami Beach.

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Learn the history of the SoFi neighborhood and the staple Jewish-owned restaurants in the area past and present, and taste samples of foods from Jewish restaurants. This Walking Food Tour is a fun adventure for locals and visitors alike – and your taste buds will thank you!

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What does a mass conversion in Madagascar teach us about the effects of globalization, digital media, and the spread of religious ideas as a “soft” form of transnational diplomacy? And what does the increasing popularity of Judaism as a religious option in the developing world mean for the state of Israel?

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Danielle N. Garno of Greenberg Traurig talks about fashion law at Annual Judges & Lawyers Event

Jewish Food Walking Tour-Jan 29, 2017

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Learn the history of the SoFi neighborhood and the staple Jewish-owned restaurants in the area past and present, and taste samples of foods from Jewish restaurants. This Walking Food Tour is a fun adventure for locals and visitors alike – and your taste buds will thank you!

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An original play written by Susi Westfall and directed by Michael Yawney, based on the true story of Paul & Hedy Strnad who tragically perished in the Holocaust, but their memories come alive in 8 dresses meticulously created from Hedy’s designs, which form the core of a memorable exhibit now on display at the museum.

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This presentation will discuss the so-called basilica of Elche, Spain and the possibility that the site was, at an earlier stage, a Jewish synagogue.

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Dr. Oren Baruch Stier, "A Brief History of the Yellow Star"

February

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An original play written by Susi Westfall and directed by Michael Yawney, based on the true story of Paul & Hedy Strnad who tragically perished in the Holocaust, but their memories come alive in 8 dresses meticulously created from Hedy’s designs, which form the core of a memorable exhibit now on display at the museum.

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Learn to sew using upcycled materials with Angie Cohen of DesignLab. All materials will be supplied to make an item suitable for boys or girls.

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The tour includes an overview of the more than 100 years of Jewish history of Miami Beach; discussion of significant Jewish people and organizations, both present and past, in Miami Beach; and a review of various architectural styles found in the city, including Jewish contributions. $10 JMOF-FIU Members; $15 Non-Members Meeting point: Jewish Museum of Florida-FIU, 301 Washington Avenue, Miami Beach, FL 33139

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Learn the history of the SoFi neighborhood and the staple Jewish-owned restaurants in the area past and present, and taste samples of foods from Jewish restaurants. This Walking Food Tour is a fun adventure for locals and visitors alike – and your taste buds will thank you!

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Dr. Richard A. Freund will discuss the rediscovery of the Holocaust Escape Tunnel

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From Burdines to Barneys New York With A Stop At JCrew in Between, Howard Socol shares the stories of his career in the Fashion World & Plus One: An Outsider’s Journey Into the World of Fashion Sharon Socol’s photo essay of these years.

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The tour includes an overview of the more than 100 years of Jewish history of Miami Beach; discussion of significant Jewish people and organizations, both present and past, in Miami Beach; and a review of various architectural styles found in the city, including Jewish contributions.

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2017 Fishman Scholar-in-Residence Dr. Berenbaum explores the question anew. How are we to judge FDR? Was he a catastrophe and an antisemite? Was he indispensable and heroic? Was he both?

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In this illustrated lecture Tudor Parfitt will give an illustrated lecture which will try to elucidate the meaning of the Biblical story of Adam and Eve and the Garden of Eden.

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Learn the history of the SoFi neighborhood and the staple Jewish-owned restaurants in the area past and present, and taste samples of foods from Jewish restaurants. This Walking Food Tour is a fun adventure for locals and visitors alike – and your taste buds will thank you!

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Venue:JMOF-FIU

The tour includes an overview of the more than 100 years of Jewish history of Miami Beach; discussion of significant Jewish people and organizations, both present and past, in Miami Beach; and a review of various architectural styles found in the city, including Jewish contributions. $10 JMOF-FIU Members; $15 Non-Members

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"A World Erased: A Grandson's Search for His Family's Holocaust Secrets"

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The tour includes an overview of the more than 100 years of Jewish history of Miami Beach; discussion of significant Jewish people and organizations, both present and past, in Miami Beach; and a review of various architectural styles found in the city, including Jewish contributions.

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The tour includes an overview of the more than 100 years of Jewish history of Miami Beach; discussion of significant Jewish people and organizations, both present and past, in Miami Beach; and a review of various architectural styles found in the city, including Jewish contributions.

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Author Patricia Posner discusses her book From the British Isles to Auschwitz

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Presentation by stylist, fashion director and fashion editor Elysze Held founder of Style Out of the City.

March

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Costume, Mask & Hat Making with Tracy Ellyn

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Venue:Emanuel Luxury Venue

This special food and wine party, under the direction of Chef Allen Susser, will feature a selection of local South Florida celebrity chefs creating original recipes for one course of a delectable four-course dinner.

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The tour includes an overview of the more than 100 years of Jewish history of Miami Beach; discussion of significant Jewish people and organizations, both present and past, in Miami Beach; and a review of various architectural styles found in the city, including Jewish contributions.

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Andy Varat, Ben Horenstein and others recall the Miami’s garment industry from the 1960s and the Jewish families' influence on the development of the Miami Fashion Scene in Wynwood.

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Learn the history of the SoFi neighborhood and the staple Jewish-owned restaurants in the area past and present, and taste samples of foods from Jewish restaurants. This Walking Food Tour is a fun adventure for locals and visitors alike – and your taste buds will thank you!

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Appropriating Anti-Semitism: How Jews Became Jewish American through Popular Culture

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From Ethiopia to Miss Israel, Titi Aynaw speaks about her journey becoming Miss Israel, 2013

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The tour includes an overview of the more than 100 years of Jewish history of Miami Beach; discussion of significant Jewish people and organizations, both present and past, in Miami Beach; and a review of various architectural styles found in the city, including Jewish contributions.

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Learn the history of the SoFi neighborhood and the staple Jewish-owned restaurants in the area past and present, and taste samples of foods from Jewish restaurants. This Walking Food Tour is a fun adventure for locals and visitors alike – and your taste buds will thank you!

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This annual event recognizes Jewish women from around the state for “breaking the glass ceiling,” featuring an inspirational program where the award recipients discuss the obstacles they faced on their roads to success.

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Fourth concert in the series features liturgical repertoire.

April

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Learn the history of the SoFi neighborhood and the staple Jewish-owned restaurants in the area past and present, and taste samples of foods from Jewish restaurants. This Walking Food Tour is a fun adventure for locals and visitors alike – and your taste buds will thank you!

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In celebration of his 50th Anniversary in business, George Feldenkreis will share stories of his journey from Cuba to becoming CEO of Perry Ellis International. Join us for this intimate conversation between George Feldenkreis and FIU President Mark. B. Rosenberg

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The final concert in the series will feature favorite  selections from the Great American Songbook featuring Jewish-American composers.

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The tour includes an overview of the more than 100 years of Jewish history of Miami Beach; discussion of significant Jewish people and organizations, both present and past, in Miami Beach; and a review of various architectural styles found in the city, including Jewish contributions.

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The event features an introduction by Distinguished Professor Tudor Parfitt, lectures by FIU Professor Steven Heine and UC-Santa Barbara Professor Elliot R. Wolfson. In addition, musical accompaniment featuring songs such as Dylan's "Forever Young" and Cohen's "Hallelujah."

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Members’ Exhibit Opening Reception: Evil: A Matter of Intent Using an international visual language, the artists in this exhibition challenge the concept of heroes and villains, presenting with clarity and passion the many faces of inhumanity.

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An evening of comedy with Dana Eagle from Last Comic Standing and Comedy Central

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Transforming the Island Refuge: Jewish Photographers in Britain, 1860-2016

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In conjunction with our current exhibit, Hot Couture, Florida Jews in the Fashion Scene, Beth Sobol founder of Miami Fashion Week will discuss the rise of fashion in Miami.

May

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Venue:JMOF-FIU

The tour includes an overview of the more than 100 years of Jewish history of Miami Beach; discussion of significant Jewish people and organizations, both present and past, in Miami Beach; and a review of various architectural styles found in the city, including Jewish contributions.

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Learn the history of the SoFi neighborhood and the staple Jewish-owned restaurants in the area past and present, and taste samples of foods from Jewish restaurants. This Walking Food Tour is a fun adventure for locals and visitors alike – and your taste buds will thank you!

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''From Maimonides to South Beach, American Jews in Medicine" In Recognition of American Jewish Heritage Month 2017 Theme: American Jews in Medical Research Lecture by Dr. Sheldon H. Cherry Associate Dean, Clinical Affairs; and Professor FIU Herbert Wertheim College of Medicine

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The Jewish Museum of Florida-FIU is proud to present Retro Couture, A Film by Miami Filmmaker Christopher Rapalo. Chris will be joined by Madeline & Richard Kirsh from C.Madeleine's to discuss vintage and retro fashions.

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The tour includes an overview of the more than 100 years of Jewish history of Miami Beach; discussion of significant Jewish people and organizations, both present and past, in Miami Beach; and a review of various architectural styles found in the city, including Jewish contributions.

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The tour includes an overview of the more than 100 years of Jewish history of Miami Beach; discussion of significant Jewish people and organizations, both present and past, in Miami Beach; and a review of various architectural styles found in the city, including Jewish contributions.

June

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Venue:Jewish Museum of Florida-FIU

Learn the history of the SoFi neighborhood and the staple Jewish-owned restaurants in the area past and present, and taste samples of foods from Jewish restaurants. This Walking Food Tour is a fun adventure for locals and visitors alike – and your taste buds will thank you!

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The tour includes an overview of the more than 100 years of Jewish history of Miami Beach; discussion of significant Jewish people and organizations, both present and past, in Miami Beach; and a review of various architectural styles found in the city, including Jewish contributions.