The workshops, to be hosted at Gratz College in Melrose Park, will assist parents in navigating the college selection, application and admissions process.
Gratz Jewish Community High School will offer two free workshops this winter at Gratz College on the Jewish Federation of Greater Philadelphia’s Mandell Campus in Melrose Park.
The workshops will assist parents in navigating the college selection, application and admissions process.
Asaf Romirowsky, commentator, author and presenter on Israel and Mideast issues, will keynote a Tuesday, Feb. 10 program on “Jewish Life and Israel on the College Campus.” Romirowsky will discuss the challenges that Jewish college students may face on campus from pro-Palestinian demonstrations, actions by the Boycott, Divestments and Sanctions (BDS) movement and other groups that express an anti-Israel agenda.
The program is scheduled from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m.
On Sunday, March 15, from 9:45 a.m. to 11:00 a.m., Rosalie Guzofsky, dean and vice president of academic affairs at Gratz College, will share her 20 years of experience in helping families navigate the college admissions process with interested parents.
Prior to her appointment at Gratz College, she worked at the University of Pennsylvania and Drexel University.
There is no cost to attend the programs, but pre-registration is requested and groups are welcome.