FSC student to speak on "War and Peace in the Middle East: An Israeli Student's Perspective"
LAKELAND, Fla. (Sept. 15, 2006) — Florida Southern College student Noa Sharf, a junior communications major, will speak on “"War and Peace in the Middle East: An Israeli Student's Perspective" at Temple Emmanuel in Lakeland, Fla., Saturday, Sept. 16 at 9:30 p.m., as part of the synagogue’s Selichot program and service. The program begins with music at 8:30 p.m. The lecture is free and open to the public.
Sharf is a resident of Haifa, Israel. Having been home during recent bombings, she will share her perspective on conditions there.
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