The Hebrew University of Jerusalem paid tribute  to distinguished American Friends during the university’s 77th International Board of Governors Meeting, June 6-12, 2014.   AFHU congratulates these outstanding individuals who were recognized this year for their professional achievement, commitment to The Hebrew University,  to Israel and the Jewish community and to the cause of higher education.

Honorary Doctorate
Patricia L. Glaser
(Los Angeles, CA): Hebrew University Governor, Vice Chairman, AFHU Los Angeles Region, AFHU national Board of Directors

Honorary Fellowships
Lucille Amster (Fort Lee, NJ):  Hebrew University Associate Governor, AFHU national Board of Regents
Arthur Gutterman (Highland Park, IL and Boca Raton, FL): Hebrew University Governor, AFHU national Board of Directors
Mark S. Vidergauz (Los Angeles, CA): Hebrew University Governor, AFHU national Board of Directors

Benefactors
Patricia L. Glaser and Sam Mudie
(Los Angeles, CA)

Guardians, Wall of Life
Bari and Steven Good
(Los Angeles, CA):  Steven Good, AFHU national Board of Directors
Ruth Resnikoff (Princeton, NJ): AFHU national Board of Regents

Founder
Dr. Allen H. Bezner
(Palm Beach, FL)

Special Recognition
Barbara A. Mandel (Palm Beach, FL): Appointed Honorary Chair of The Hebrew University Board of Governors.  Barbara Mandel serves on the Executive Committee of The Hebrew University Board of Governors. She is an AFHU Honorary President and member of the national Board of Directors.

Morton L. Mandel (Palm Beach,  FL):  Awarded the Samuel Rothberg Prize for Jewish Education in recognition of his unparalleled contributions to education, as exemplified by the recent establishment of the Jack, Joseph and Morton Mandel School for Advanced Studies in the Humanities at The Hebrew University.  Morton Mandel is a Hebrew University Honorary Governor.

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