The newly formed Jewish Community Relations Council began taking antisemitism head on. Sam Scheiner, an attorney, took a deposition from Rappaport, a student enrolled in the Dental Hygiene program after she was told by Iona Jackson, who headed the program, to consider leaving her studies because she would never find employment as a Jew. The only way she could have her money refunded was by stating that she could not succeed at her studies, and not that Jews could not find employment.
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