Such a good turn out at our FIRST Shabbat dinner of the semester! First official meal in our renovated space - YAY! Even had a four-legged guest! Thanks to everyone who came!
Meet Patsy and Colin — our two very special guests who visited Wake this Shabbat. They are part of the Guide Dog Foundation and will become service dogs soon! We had a blast having them celebrate with us!
Gailis available for pastoral care, Jewish information, or a shoulder to lean on.
Clickhereto schedule an appointment Thank you for all the get well emails!
Enjoy a free coffee with Amit, our Hillel Israel Fellow
Interested in a summer internship or trip to Israel? Looking for more learning opportunities? Meet Amit for coffee on campus - the coffee is on us!
Jewish Community Updates
Kol Yisrael: pluralism is a six-week learning cohort about the big questions facing contemporary Israel(is). Together we'll spark meaningful discussions about why Israelis who disagree with each other have compelling reasons to do so. Students will receive a $150 stipend upon completion of the cohort. The registration link is:Kol Yisrael Pluralism application
Jewish Learning Fellowship (JLF)
JLF provides a semester of intellectual and experiential cohort learning for students looking to deepen their understanding of Judaism. This semester we are offering "Life's Big Questions." We make no claims about the “right” way to practice or not to practice Judaism. Our job is to help you explore the tradition in a safe space, and find your own place, on your terms, Jewishly. Thursdays at 6 pm with dinner.
$180 stipend upon completion of the series. JLF Application is here.
Judaism & Islam Lunch & Learn resumes this week, September 1st! Register!
Join us as we explore, share, compare, and discuss various aspects of Judaism and Islam. These sessions are open to the ENTIRE WFU and W-S/ Triad communities. Each session is self-contained, and no experience or knowledge about Judaism or Islam is required to join us. THIS IS A VIRTUAL GATHERING! Register here! For more info, contact Gail or Naijla
New Class Alert!
Professor Annalise G-T has an exciting new course that is being offered this fall, titled “Jews in the U.S.” located in the Divinity and Religious Studies Building, Room 206! See the flyer above!
Ask your professor if you can receive extra credit for attending Jewish Life sponsored special events … like Professor G-T who will award EC for attendance at the Judaism and Islam Lunch and Learn’s, as well as High Holidays and other events, like Erin Schrode’s talk
(see below for more information)!
Global Food Tabling Station
Wed, September 21, 11:30 - 1:30 pm in the PIT. For Rosh Hashanah's Tabling session, WFU Hillel is hosting and we will have Kosher Brisket and Honey Cake. Contact Ally W to volunteer to serve the food, talk about your Jewish experiences on campus, share about Hillel, or explain about Rosh Hashanah.
Tuesday, Sept 20 at 7:30 pm in Wait Chapel Hate (and Antisemitism) on College Campuses
“How I was trolled when I ran for congress”
RSVP & Attend
for Loot Link Credit https://wfu.campuslabs.com/engage/event/8124120
Co- Sponsored By:
WFU Jewish Life, Hillel, Program for Leadership and Character, Office of the Chaplain, Middle East & South Asia Program(MESAS), Office of Diversity and Inclusion (ODI), Department for the Study of Religions, School of Divinity, WFU Chapel, Student Activity Fee (SAF), Temple Emanuel, Greensboro Jewish Federation
High Holidays offerings are
on and off campus
Services organized by WFU Hillel
Services at WFU Chabad
Services at Temple Emanuel (Reform)
Services at Beth David Synagogue (in Greensboro- Conservative)
More info soon!
AEPi, Jewishly-rooted fraternity Alex Lambert, Student President
Chabad @ WFU. 121 Idlewilde Dr Rabbi Levi& Shaina Gurevitz, Chabad Braden Strackman, Student President
Delicious Shabbat dinner every Friday at 7 pm
Temple Emanuel, W-S Rabbi Charlie. Infohereand here.
L'Dor V'Dor Maven. Bobby Stern
Students welcome anytime!
WFU Jewish Life and Hillel Events Calendar here
Jewish Holiday Calendar for 2022here Interfaith Calendar for 2022here
Unique & Special August 2022 Holidayshere Unique & Special September 2022 Holidays here
WFU Global Food Committee (GFC)
WFU Global Food Committee (GFC) & Food Collaboration Committee (FCC) share our diverse cultural and religious holidays, celebrations, and heritages as expressed through food.
(Founded by WFU Jewish Life & Hillel in 2014)
Global Food Table Stations resume on Wed, September 7
GFC Recipe of the Week September 1st is National Gyro Day!
Click here for a kosher Gyro recipe from a Jewish Restaurant in Las Vegas!
GFC is collaboration between the Global Food Committee of the Office of the Chaplain, the Food Collaboration Committee, Harvest Table Culinary Group, and 21 different offices/ departments/ student groups.
Other Community Events & News
JELF LOAN Apply by September 30 Interest Free Loans for Jewish Students In Need. Apply at https://jelf.org/
Rabbi Charlie Cytron-Walker! Sunday, September 11 • 4 pm - 5:30 pm • Clemmons Islamic Center Info and RSVP here
Student Involvement Fair August 30. 3:30 - 6 pm. Poteat Field
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