On the evening of December 9, CABGU celebrated the culmination of Jack Altman’s tenure as President of the Montreal Chapter. Family, Board members, long-time supporters and friends gathered for an in-person event to pay tribute to Jack’s accomplishments and celebrate Ben-Gurion University of the Negev.
Special Guest, Senator Tony Loffreda spoke eloquently of his friendship with Jack and his admiration for the research conducted at BGU. Paul Hirschson, Consul General of Israel for Quebec and the Atlantic Provinces, shared highlights of his career in the United Arab Emirates and West Africa.
The evening culminated with the installation of Peggi Cohen-Rabinovitch as the incoming President of the Montreal Chapter.