Donna Shalala, Project Interchange alumna, University of Miami President and Former U.S. Cabinet Official Selected to Lead Clinton Foundation
Donna Shalala, President of the University of Miami, and former U.S. Secretary of Health and Human Services, has been tapped to run the Clinton Foundation. Former President Bill Clinton selected Shalala, describing her “combination of policy knowledge and concern, political skills, personal touch with people, [and] a sense of innate fairness.” In 2010, as University of Miami President, Shalala participated in a Project Interchange delegation to Israel of US university presidents. Read more about her Israel experience: 2010 article from The Jerusalem Post and check out the below picture of Donna Shalala meeting with then-Israeli President Shimon Peres.
Emmy AwardTM for PI Alumna Soledad Cedro Series on Israel
Congratulations to PI alumna Soledad Cedro for winning a Suncoast EmmyTM Award for a news series as a result of her PI Israel trip last year!
The 5-part Spanish-language news series, “Israel: Mucho Más Que Una Guerra” (Israel: Much More than a War) was aired during primetime news in Florida.
Each series installment featured a different aspect of Israel, below:
Jerusalem: the Shuk
The Christian and Jewish Holy sites in Jerusalem
Coexistence: The work of United Hatzalah (which she visited during the seminar) and Yaffo
Latin Flavor in Israel
Nightlife in Tel Aviv