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Succeeding Through ORT

URL: http://www.jewishjournal.com/community_briefs/article/succeeding_through_ort_20010629

It was a long time coming: 261 excited students in burgundy caps and gowns filed through Temple Beth Am's sanctuary to collect their diplomas. But not all of these graduates were Jewish. Students of African, Latino, and Asian descent, in addition to Jews (most of them, of Russian or Persian heritage), comprised Los Angeles ORT Technical Institute's (LAOTI) Class of 2001.

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