Oct 08

Farewell Celebration

New York, New York

This event has passed.
Prof. Rivka Carmi, President
Ben-Gurion University of the Negev
This event has passed.
Monday, October 08, 2018
6:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
583 Park Avenue
New York, NY 10065
Event Chairs
Toni Young

By September 14, 2018

A block of rooms at The Westin at Times Square at a discounted rate of $289/night has been reserved on a first-come, first-served basis. Contact experiences@aabgu.org for details upon completion of registration and payment.

Proceeds from this event will benefit the Rivka Carmi Endowment Fund for Women’s Academic Achievement. Your contribution will help:

  • Attract and retain the best and brightest young female faculty members through projects that create a supportive environment for women academics at BGU.
  • Provide scholarships to promising female undergraduate students and graduate fellowships.
  • Fund programs that motivate and prepare women Ph.D. students to apply for postdoctoral fellowships that are critical for a successful career in academia.
  • Subsidize the travel and living expenses of exceptional BGU female graduate students and their families, while participating in prestigious postdoctoral fellowship programs abroad.
  • Support the ongoing work of the Office of Advancement of Women at BGU, which serves as the direct address for gender-related issues and serves all female students and faculty.