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Conference Security

In response to inquiries from various AJS members, the AJS leadership would like members to know that this year, as in previous years, the organization is hiring additional security, including working with the San Diego police force, to help ensure the security and safety of attendees at this year's conference. The AJS is especially grateful to the following programs that have donated additional funds to the AJS to help cover the added costs of this security:

 • Boston University Elie Wiesel Center for Jewish Studies

 • Columbia University Institute for Israel and Jewish Studies

 • Cornell University Jewish Studies Program

 • The Jewish Theological Seminary, The Gershon Kekst Graduate School

 • Lehigh University Berman Center

 • Princeton University Program in Judaic Studies

 • Rice University Program in Jewish Studies

 • University of California, Los Angeles Alan D. Leve Center for Jewish Studies

 • University of Florida Center for Jewish Studies

 • University of Tennessee - Knoxville Fern & Manfred Steinfeld Program in Judaic Studies

 • University of Toronto Anne Tanenbaum Centre for Jewish Studies

 • University of Virginia Jewish Studies department

 • Vanderbilt University Jewish Studies Program

 • Washington University in St. Louis Department of Jewish, Islamic & Middle Eastern Studies

 • Yale University Program in Judaic Studies