JOC Convening Schedule

May 1st - 3rd, 2016


MAY 1ST, 2016

Presenter and Performer Information

10am - 11am:  Check In

Location: Main Lobby

11:05am - 11:20am:  Orientation/Brief Welcome Message

Location: Sanctuary

11:30am - 12:30pm:  Session 1

A)  Introduction to Historical and Systematic Racism in Jewish Communal Life
Location: Kuriel Chapel  |  Presenters: Eric Greene, Chava Shervington
B)  Power, Oppression and Privilege 101: The Building Block of Injustice
Location: Reich-Marran Room  |  Presenters: Hannah Sultan, Yehudah Webster
C)  Privilege and Parenting: Navigating Personal Privilege in American and Jewish Society
Location: Dratfield Room  |  Presenters: Marla Brettschneider
D)  Telling Our Stories: Jews of Color, Migration and Diaspora
Location: Sanctuary 
E)  Childcare and Youth
 Location: Kessler-Karp Room
F)  The Many Aspects To Being a Jew Of Color In America: A Workshop For Teens
Location: Hibsher-Orient Room

12:30pm - 1:40pm:  Lunch

1:45pm - 2:45pm:  Session 2

A)  Power, Oppression and Privilege 101: The Building Block of Injustice Part 2
Location: Kuriel Chapel  |  Presenters: Ruben Brosbe, Megan Madison
B)  Talking Race/Racism to Kids from a Jewish Context: What Every Parent and Educator Should Know
Location: Reich-Marran Room  |  Presenters:  Hannah Sultan, Yehudah Webster
C)  Lighting The Way With Art
Location: Dratfield Room  |  Presenters: Ricardo Levins Morales, Aurora Levins Morales
D)  Childcare and Youth
Location: Kessler-Karp Room
E)  The Many Aspects To Being a Jew Of Color In America: A Workshop For Teens
Location: Hibsher-Orient Room

2:55pm - 3:55pm:  Session 3

A)  Community Organizing: Building A Powerful Racial Justice Movement as JOC's
Location: Reich-Marran Room  |  Presenters: Amanda Altman, Leo Ferguson
B)  Instilling JOC Children With A Strong POC Identity
Location: Kuriel Chapel  |  Presenter: Aradhana
C)  JOC Rabbi & Rabbinic Student Roundtable: The Effect of Growing Diversity In Jewish Religious Leadership
Location: Sanctuary
D)  Childcare and Youth
Location: Kessler-Karp Room
E)  The Many Aspects To Being a Jew Of Color In America: A Workshop For Teens
Location: Hibsher-Orient Room

4pm - 5pm:  Session 4

A)  Community Organizing: Building A Powerful Racial Justice Movement as JOC's Part 2
Location: Reich-Marran Room  |  Presenters: Amanda Altman, Leo Ferguson
B)  Parent As Ally: Advocating For Change
Location: Kuriel Chapel  |  Presenter: Chava Shervington
C)  Beyond the MLK Shabbat & Freedom Seder-Seder Creating Lasting Diversity In American Synagogues
Location: Sanctuary  |  Presenters:  Chava Shervington, Tamara Fish, Rabbi Mike Rothenbaum
D)  Childcare and Youth
Location: Kessler-Karp Room

5pm - 6:30pm: Dinner

Location: Community Hall

6:30pm - 8pm: Opening Ceremony / Keynote

Location: Sanctuary