LIMMUD FSU NY Presenters 2017
What is Limmud? What are the Principles? Also, learn some of our History and more.
Mirele B. Goldsmith Environmental psychologist, educator, and activist
Dr. Mirele B. Goldsmith is an environmental psychologist, educator, and activist. She directed the Jewish Greening Fellowship, a network of 55 organizations committed to sustainability. She attended the UN Summit on Climate Change in Copenhagen, was a leader in the Jewish mobilization for the People’s Climate March, and co-founded Jewish Climate Action Network NYC. Mirele’s writings on Judaism and sustainability have been published in the Jerusalem Report, Jewish Week, Forward, Shma, and Huffington Post.
Dr. Irina Feygina is the Director of Behavioral Science and Assessment at Climate Central, where she oversees projects ranging from a large-scale collaboration with the National Academies of Science on skepticism of mainstream science to research on the framing of attribution messages. Previously, Dr. Feygina served as a Fellow on the White House Social and Behavioral Sciences Team, where she applied insights from behavioral economics to improve program implementation across the federal government, and as an AAAS Congressional Fellow.