BBYO International Convention 2015 Program Guide - Page 61

Judaism on Trial, Piedmont Participate in a mock trial where a fictional character will be challenged with the claim of ‘not being Jewish enough.’ It’s in your hands to decide whether or not that’s true! Program Planner: BBYO Central Region West Look Up, Baker Have you ever noticed how your addiction to technology affects your life? “Look Up” teaches us about the impact of social media and the opportunities we may be missing out on. Program Planner: BBYO Westchester Region Notes: BBG Only Making Disabilities Real, Embassy E Experience what it’s like for someone with a mental or physical handicap as you take on everyday challenges with your friends. Program Planner: BBYO Kentucky Indiana Ohio Region Stereotype Hype, Inman Create your own poetry slam to help bring awareness to the impact stereotypes have on us as Jewish teens and as leaders. Program Planner: BBYO North Texas Oklahoma Region Shuk Details Teens4Israel, Hanover G BBYO has teamed up with the American Israel Public Affairs Committee (AIPAC), The Centre for Israel and Jewish Affairs (CIJA), the Canadian Jewish Political Afficars Committee (CJPAC) and StandWithUS to bring you Teens4Israel! Learn about Israel and gain practical advocacy training so that you can speak and stand up for her. Program Planner: BBYO Eastern Region What Guys Don’t Talk About, Fairlie Understand how being a part of AZA affects the way you interact with others. Program Planner: BBYO Lonestar Region Note: AZA Only Program Schedule Peace IsREAL, Lenox Confused about what happened over the summer? Hearing stuff about Israel in the media? Unsure of what’s going on in the middle east? As leaders of the future, come to this session to ask those difficult questions and get the answers you need to become an effective advocate for Israel. Program Planner: MZ Teen Interns, StandWithUs The Paperclip Project, Embassy F This serious and inspiring programming discusses the prominence of bullying in today’s society. Program Planner: BBYO Liberty Region Additional Information Leadership Training Institute, Courtland Want to gain leadership skills and bring back new leadership activities to your chapter? This program is all about the different ways you can become a strong leader in any situation, and how to stand out! Program Planner: BBYO Northern Region East: DC Council The Emunah Center, Embassy A Connect with your Jewish identity as you learn about the lives of children living in the Emunah Center in Afula, Israel, a residential care center for at-risk children from the ages of 5-18. Program Planner: BBYO Connecticut Valley Region 59