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Germany Close Up with the OU

Tuesday, May, 28, 2013 - Thursday, Jun, 06, 2013 12:00 AM to 11:59 PM

Explore modern-day Germany with your fellow NCSY Alumni and the OU!

This highly subsidized 10-day program between May 28th and June 6th (starts in the U.S. on May 27th) will focus on the following topics:

-Berlin and united Germany -The Holocaust and the Nazi Era (incl. a visit to a former -Concentration Camp and the Holocaust Memorial) -Transatlantic/German-American relations (incl. a meeting with officials of the German Federal Foreign Office) -Jewish Berlin, present and past (incl. the integration of new members of the Jewish community) -German-Israeli relations -Meeting with German opinion makers -Jewish Community and Jewish life in Munich -Documentation Center Reichsparteitagsgelände in Nuremberg

Established in October 2007, Germany Close Up – American Jews Meet Modern Germany, is an initiative created to enrich transatlantic dialogue and provide Jewish-American students and young professionals in their twenties and early thirties with an opportunity to experience modern Germany up close and personally.

Click here for more information and to apply: http://www.germanycloseup.de/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=163%3Aorthodox-union&catid=61%3Aoverview-young-professionals&Itemid=33Germanyflyer.d

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