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Congratulations 2017 Chetner Essay Contest Winners

2017 First Prize Essay – “JEWISH AND DEMOCRATIC:  An Exploration of Israel’s Jewish and Democratic Character, Its Implications on Israel’s Arab Minority, and Considerations for the Future” written by Rayna Lew, McGill University 2017 Second Prize Essay – ” Resolving the Tension: Israel as a Jewish and Democratic State” written by Karry Taylor, Mount Royal University

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Mazel Tov Zach!

Norman Silver Sports Leadership Award The Norman Ronald Silver Sports Leadership Award is presented each year to ‘an athlete who exemplifies the true meaning of team spirit and sportsmanship by serving as a leader and role model for others’. This year’s recipient is Zach Chulsky.…

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2017 Norman Ronald Silver Sports Leadership Award Nominations

“You’re the only one who can make the difference.  Whatever your dream is, go for it.   Magic Johnson Do you know an athlete in a team sport who inspires others? Someone who motivates others through hard work and a positive attitude? Nominations for the 2017 Norman Ronald Silver Sports Leadership award are now being accepted until Friday, June 9, 2017.…

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