Fall 2022, Week 3
WFU Jewish Life & Hillel September 5, 2022
Challah Grab-and-Go Shabbat
Friday, Sept. 9 at 5:30 pm, on Hearn Plaza (Upper Quad)
Grab a Challah for your Friday night on the Quad! Simple and easy.
What’s not to love?
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 help you explore the tradition on your own terms, Jewishly. Thursdays at 6 pm with dinner.
$180 stipend upon completion of the series. JLF Application is here.
Enjoy the Hillel Lounge!
The Hillel lounge is a great place to study, relax, grab snacks, hangout with friends, and more!
Where is it?
Collins Basement! Room A001
- Enter through the back door (across from the basketball courts, or down the stairwell on your right when entering Collins’ front entrance)
Renovations in progress! Check out our NEW couch and beanbag chairs! Even more updates coming soon:)
Stop by and say “Hi!” to the WFU Jewish student orgs on campus,
along with 200+ other WFU student organizations, campus departments, and community partners!
Judaism & Islam Lunch & Learn. Thursdays at noon! Register!
Join us as we explore, share, compare, and discuss various aspects of Judaism and Islam. 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 needed. THIS IS A VIRTUAL GATHERING! Register here! For more info, contact Gail or Naijla
Erin Schrode, Guest Speaker
Tuesday, Sept 20 at 7:30 pm in Wait Chapel
Hate (& 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
Global Food Tabling Station (GFTS)
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 Wto volunteer to serve the food, talk about your Jewish experiences on campus, share about Hillel, or explain about Rosh Hashanah to the people who come to the GFTS table.
High Holidays offerings are
on and off campus
Services organized by WFU Hillel (will be in the afternoon)
Services and meals at WFU Chabad (most days & evenings)
Services at Temple Emanuel (Reform) (arranging carpools)
Services at Beth David Synagogue (in Greensboro- Conservative) (contact their office and bring your student id)
More info soon!
Readherefor the policy of religious holidays and missing class!
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 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 THIS WEEK!
Wednesday, 11:30 am - 1:30 pm in the PIT!
GFC Recipe of the Week September 9th is National “I love food” Day!
Click here for a quick, easy, and kosher London Broil Marinade recipe!
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
Temple Emanuel is Hiring!
Temple Emanuel Religious School is looking for a Pre-K teacher’s assistant for the next year! Please send Becky DePalma a resume and cover letter if interested!
(Compensation depends on experience level)
- be patient with 3 & 4 year-old children
- guide students in activities safely
- follow Religious School Culture Covenant
Temple Emanuel Religious school is also looking for a teen Madrichim for the upcoming school year! Please apply here to help! Applications open for 8th - 12th graders (If you are a returning madrich/a, please fill out this form!)
JELF LOAN Apply by September 30
JELF provides no interest loans to Jewish students who demonstrate need for their higher education, which includes undergrad, graduate, vocational or technical school.
Graduate and Professional Student Opportunity Eco-Justice Graduate Cohort
How can we live good, rich lives in the face of the climate crisis and its attendant environmental injustices?
Attending FOUR sessions gives participants access to a community environmental justice mini-grant of up to $1000.
Clickhere for more details or email Elizabeth Whiting Pierce!
The Office of Diversity and Inclusion is excited to invite you to the Fall 2022
Everyone is welcome, member or ally!
1. Hold community space for underrepresented faculty and staff within our community
2. Link underrepresented faculty, staff, and allies to affinity groups and resources on campus
3. Create a sense of belonging and community among underrepresented faculty and staff
The Office of Diversity and Inclusion is hosting virtual “Inclusive Excellence for Leaders” workshops for student and department leaders.
Intended for leaders and those responsible for leading diversity, inclusion, and equity within their organizations/departments using R.I.D.E framework.
Register here for faculty/staff and herefor students! (You will receive an email confirmation as well as link for workshop)
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Wake Forest University Jewish Life
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