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CMU Graduation- Mazel Tov Class of 2017!

Simchat Torah

Day of Celebrating the Torahnnhttp://hebcal.com/h/simchat-torah

Chanukah: 1 Candle

The Jewish festival of rededication, also known as the Festival of Lightsnnhttp://hebcal.com/h/chanukah

Chanukah: 2 Candles

The Jewish festival of rededication, also known as the Festival of Lightsnnhttp://hebcal.com/h/chanukah

Chanukah: 3 Candles

The Jewish festival of rededication, also known as the Festival of Lightsnnhttp://hebcal.com/h/chanukah

Chanukah: 8 Candles

The Jewish festival of rededication, also known as the Festival of Lightsnnhttp://hebcal.com/h/chanukah

Chanukah: 7 Candles

The Jewish festival of rededication, also known as the Festival of Lightsnnhttp://hebcal.com/h/chanukah

Chanukah: 6 Candles

The Jewish festival of rededication, also known as the Festival of Lightsnnhttp://hebcal.com/h/chanukah

Shabbat Sha-Hems (21+)

~21+ Event~nnCome join your fellow Jew's for some pre-Shabbat festivities. We will be meeting at Hems to grab drink and hang out beforewe walk over to Shabbat. Some people will leave to go to services at 5:15, and others will stay until around 6:15 and walk over to Hillel for dinner. nhttps://www.facebook.com/events/151772925303519/nn*Drink Responsibly*

Havana Curveball (21+)

Please join us for a screening of Havannah Curveball sponsoredby J’Burgh, The Holocaust Center of Pittsburgh, Shalom Pittsburgh, and Moishe House Pittsburgh! We will enjoy snacks, wine, and beer during the event and will have a brief discussion of the film.nnDate: January 19nTime: 7:30 PMnLocation: The Holocaust Center of PittsburghnSpace is limited, RSVP Required.nnRSVP Here:… read more

21+ Paint Night

Join your friends from J'Burgh and Shalom Pittsburgh for a funnight of painting, wine, and food! For this ladies night we will paint Monet’s Water Lilies while sipping good wine and enjoying kosher snacks. Space is limited, RSVP required!n*This event is for Jewish young adults ages21-45!*nnRSVP Here: https://hilleljuc.wufoo.com/forms/r1jdc69a1fi69ji/nnJanuary 11, 7-9 PMnPaint Monkey Studiosn4020 Butler Streetn$25… read more

21+ Vino and Vinyasa

Join us for a night of relaxation at Vino and Vinyasa! Our ownJillian Bunis will teach a relaxing yoga session followed by wine and healthy snacks!nnJanuary 26, 8:00 PM (Come a few minute early to set up!)nKurtzmann Room, William Pitt Unionn*Rembmer to wear your exercise clothes and bring a yoga mat or bath towel*nnFree to… read more

Shabbat Sha-Hems

~21+ Event~nnCome join your fellow 21+ Jew's for some pre-Shabbat festivities. We will be meeting at Hemingway’s Cafe every other week to grab a drink and hang out before we walk over to Shabbat together!nn*Drink Responsibly*

21+ Interview Workshop

Please join us for an Interview Skills Workshop with the Career Development Center! Get tips and advice for pre-interview prep, interview etiquette, and post-interview follow up. Land your first post-college job with ease!!!nnRoom 630, William Pitt UnionnFebruary 16, 6:00-7:30 PMnnThis event is free to attend, light snacks will be served!nRSVP on Facebook Here: https://www.facebook.com/events/709629032548210/

Job opportunities in Israeli tech

Oren from 'Israel Tech Challenge'- https://israeltechallenge.com/ will be having Interviews for CMU students and Pitt School of Engineering for Internship opportunities in Israeli High-Tech during the Summer.nnRegistrations are available here:nhttp://doodle.com/poll/ddvb5zw9p94nnf73

JGDS Screening of movie 'Pink & Blue'

Pink & Blue: Colors of Hereditary Cancer is an emotional journey that takes us through the lives of women and men who are dealing with the genetic mutations (BRCA 1 and 2) and their related hereditary cancers. Wewill also be listening to a Pitt student and hear her story.nnMore info here: https://www.facebook.com/events/681630962018398/

21+ Singles Happy Hour

Please join us for a J'Burgh Singles night just in time for Valentine’s Day! We will meet at Social House 7 downtown for appetizers on J’Burgh and a chance to mingle with other Jewish singles.n*This event is free to attend and suitable for Jewish singles ages 21-35. Food provided by J’Burgh, cash bar*nnFebruary 9, 7:30… read more

Pop-Up Birthright Israel Information and Registration Party Hostedby AEPi

Join us for our Birthright Israel Information and RegistrationParty to have all of your questions answered about Birthright Israel and to assist with the registration process, if needed. Any questions about Birthright Israel or Onward Israel – An 8-week summer internship program in Israel happening June 7th-August 12th – can be directed to Matthew, at… read more

Tu BiShvat

New Year for Treesnnhttp://hebcal.com/h/tu-bishvat

21+ Tu B'Shvat Seder at Mad Mex Shadyside

Annual J'Burgh Tu B'Shvat SedernJoin us for the annual J'Burgh Tu B’Shvat Seder at Mad Mex in Shadyside! We’ll enjoy a fajita bar (veg), two free margaritas or Dos Equis, and a modern Tu B’Shvat Seder lead by your friends at J’Burgh!n*This event is suitable for Jewish young adults ages 21-35*nnFebruary 12, 6:30 PMnMad Mex… read more

Genetic Counseling with Ryan Miller

Ryan Miller is a Patient Education Liaison with Sanofi Genzyme. Prior to joining Sanofi Genzyme, he worked for 8 years as a genetic counselor at SUNY Upstate in Syracuse, NY. He worked with patients with all types of genetic disorders, including those with lysosomal storage disorders. He did his genetic counseling training at Mount Sinai… read more

Pitt and CMU Hillel Leadership Meeting

This Town Hall Meeting is for Pitt and CMU student leaders to dream up what Hillel and Jewish life should be for its students and how we can improve on meeting the needs and potential of our campusesnnhttps://www.facebook.com/events/668741303308048/

21+ Duquesne Dukes and Happy Hour

We have a limited number of tickets to the Duquesne Dukes vs. U. Mass game on February 15! See the recent City Game champions at the A. J. Palumbo Center after a happy hour TGI Fridays. The game is free to attend, but tickets are limited so RSVP soon!n*This event is for Jewish young adults… read more

Hillelujah Fundraising Concert

Hillelujah presents…….nA concert to fund the group in going to Washington D.C. for Kol HaOlam, the 7th annual national collegiate Jewish a cappella championship competition. nHillelujah was founded in the fallof 2015 and is very excited to be attending our very first competition. Kol HaOlam competition is an incredible opportunity for our group, but we… read more

Hillel JUC Campus Superstar 2017 Semifinals

Hear the 24 semi-finalists give it their all as they compete for their chance to make it to the finals.nnBe among the first to know whowill be the 10 finalists for Campus Superstar 2017.nnCMU:nHanna BerggrennDaryl Paris BrightnTrevor ClaridanBriana MiddletonnRamsey PacknGena SimsnJavier SpiveynnDUQUESNE:nAngela GriffonKate KratzenbergnCarly KozanMichael WarrennnPITT:nCasey AbramsonnEva Gershovich nJordon KurzumnSam TaylornLauryn ThomasnnPPU:nCarly BrunonDrew Campbell AmbergnRandyn… read more

Second Annual Mr. NJB Pageant

Hillel Jewish University Center of Pittsburgh is excited to bring back the annual Mr. NJB Pagaent. Six of Hillel’s most eligible Jewish bachelors will compete to decide who is the Nicest Jewish Boy. Jesse Irwin,from Pitt Tonight, will be the host for this years competition!nnTickets will be $5 cash at the door and all proceeds… read more

Birthright Registration and Information by The Fence!

Join us by The Fence for another Birthright Israel Informationand Registration Party to have all of your questions answered about Birthright Israel and to assist with the registration process, if needed. Any questions about Birthright Israel or Onward Israel – An 8-week summer internship program in Israel happening June 7th-August 12th – can be directed… read more

Cook with the Yiddish Bubbes

Come cook with your favorite Yiddish Bubbes at the Yiddish Club’s first meeting! Potato Kugel is on the menu for February 20th, so come hungry and ready to learn more about the Yiddish language. We are using this link to gauge attendance, so please let us know if you are planning on coming. This event… read more

Intersectional Feminism Discussion

Students from different cultures are invited to learn about each other’s culture from a Woman perspective.nnFood- Pizza and soda- to beordered on Feb 20th.

Fire and Ice – Havdalah and Ice Skating

Join us for Hadvalah and Ice Skating before the winter ends! Bring $10 to ice skate and your student ID to ride the bus. Meet at Hillel at 7:45PM! (Shabbat ends at 6:48PM)nnProgram Schedule:n8-8:20 – Bus downtown from Hilleln8:20-8:30 – Havdallah in the Parkn8:30-8:40 – Walk to IceSkating Rink in Market Sq.n8:40-9:40 – Ice Skate!n9:40-10:00… read more

Greek Life Shabbat

Come enjoy a Shabbat dinner at the Sigma Alpha Mu House at n5:30 pm. Register at the link for a head count for food. https://hilleljuc.wufoo.com/forms/r1byghcr1n42zye/nnhttps://www.facebook.com/events/1820138434877673/

21+ Paint Night

Come paint your own custom art with J'Burgh and Hillel! We'll meet at Peter’s Pub to sip some cocktails, enjoy light snacks, and be taken step-by-step through the painting by a professional instructor!nnMarch1, 7:00-9:00 PMnPeter’s Pubn$5 per person, RSVP by February 23 to attend!nRSVP Here: https://hilleljuc.wufoo.com/forms/r1ldoy2a1ah67ad/nnPayment can be made with venmo (Hillel JUC) or cash… read more

J'Burgh Purim Party (21+)

Rock out with J'Burgh at our annual Purim Party! We'll have a heavy appetizers (kosher style), open bar, live band, DJ, a special live performance sponsored by Bet Tikvah Congregation, photobooth, and so much more!nnPrizes will be awarded for the TWO best costumes, so dress to impress!nnMarch 4, 2017nHard Rock Cafen230 W. Station Square Drive,… read more

Hillel Unplugged

Join us for Shabbat this Saturday. We will be hosting a ping pong tournament!nnPlease sign up to participate in the tournament! https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSe0165qRd5pMbmP0Se-PR_lWPRHpXHuXC-lG52XiOyClOPAYg/viewform?c=0&w=1Pl

Shabbat at CMU AEPi

Shabbat is at AEPi this week! Join us for a discussion at 5:30and dinner at 6:30!

Homework and Hamentashen Baking

Want to get involved but too busy with schoolwork? Come do some work, collaborate, and hang out with us! Let’s get those assignments done together! nReady to take a break and can’t wait for Purim? Bake some hamentashen with us! They will be sold on Tuesday March 7th at the UC. All proceeds will go… read more

Ta'anit Esther

Fast of Esthernnhttp://hebcal.com/h/taanit-esther

Erev Purim

Purim is one of the most joyous and fun holidays on the Jewishcalendarnnhttp://hebcal.com/h/purim

Challah 4 Hunger Baking

University of Pittsburgh's Challa 4 Hunger group will bake challah from scratch to sell on Friday morning. Proceeds from the sales go to Mazon and to the Squirrel Hill Food Pantry. Come learn to make challah and hang out with friends!nnThis event is open to all students from all schools.