Dear AFIDC Friends, Parents and Alumni,
I hope you enjoyed the Purim holiday this week! Please make sure to browse our newsletter for all of the good and exciting things that have happened at IDC over the last month!
Given the current worldwide situation with the Coronavirus outbreak, the following events have been cancelled or postponed:
Israel- March 16th event the dedication of the Emmanuel Moreno z'l Prayer Room has been postponed until further notice. We will be sure to update you with the new date as soon as we know.
New York- March 30th event featuring Prof. Boaz Ganor Founder and Executive Director of the International Institute for Counter-Terrorism (ICT), at the Interdisciplinary Center (IDC), Herzliya, Israel. We appreciate your interest in participating and look forward to welcoming you to future events.
Israel- April 13th Pesach Luncheon for RRIS parents has been cancelled.
IDC Herzliya is closely monitoring the updated Israel Ministry of Health guidelines regarding the Coronavirus, and acting according to these guidelines. IDC has asked all students and faculty to adhere to the Ministry of Health's instructions, despite the possible inconvenience this may incur, in order to keep everyone healthy. Click here to learn more.
Also, please note the two letters which were sent out to all students and parents from IDC regarding updates of the situation and what IDC is doing to ensure the health and safety of its students and faculty. Prof. Uriel Reichman Founder & President of IDC Herzliya addressed parents and students in this letter regarding the current measures IDC is taking. Jonathan Davis, Vice President of External Relations and Head of the RRIS also sent a letter to all parents and students in light of recent events, the exam period, and travel season for many of our students which can be viewed here.
The American Friends of IDC office is available to answer any questions or concerns you have about this matter and we hope it will come to an end soon!
Wishing you all a Shabbat Shalom and stay safe and healthy!
American Friends of IDC