American Friends of Tel Aviv University Elects Officers
Menu JTA Search

American Friends of Tel Aviv University Elects Officers

Download PDF for this date

The Very Rev. James A. Pike, Dean of the Cathedral of St. John the Divine, in New York, was elected honorary president of the American Friends of Tel Aviv University at a meeting of the group today. Prof. Raphael Patai of Dropsie College and Columbia University, was elected president.

Prof. Israel Efros of Dropsie College and Hunter College outlined to the meeting the aims of the newest department of Tel Aviv University, the Institute of Jewish Studies, which will start functioning next fall.

Founding Funders

The digitization of the JTA Archive would not have been possible without the generous support of the following donors:
  • The Gottesman Fund
  • Righteous Persons Foundation
  • Charles H. Revson Foundation
  • Elisa Spungen Bildner and Robert Bildner, in honor of Norma Spungen
  • George S. Blumenthal
  • Grace and Scott Offen Charitable Fund