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Challah 4 Hunger Baking- Rainbow Edition!

Join Hillel JUC's Challah 4 Hunger, J'Burgh, and Bet Tikvah congregation for a fun night of rainbow challah baking!nnWe will learn how to make and bake traditional challah bread (with a rainbow twist!) with Challah 4 Hunger leaders, then learn about Bet Tikvah congregation and the new partnership between Bet Tikvah and J’Burgh.nnFree to attend,… read more

CEI Dodgeball Tournament

Join us for the first annual Varsity Jews Dodgeball Tournament!nnTeams will play in a single-elimination style tournament. Teams must have 6 players (at least two female players per team).nnRegister to play: is invite to watch the games, eat some pizza, and have fun!

J'Burgh Annual Bread Bash (21+)

Shalom Pittsburgh and J’Burgh Annual Bread BashnApril 19, 2017n7-9pmnMineo’s Pizza in Squirrel HillnFree pizza and your first beer is on us!nnJoin Shalom Pittsburgh and J’Burgh for the Annual Bread Bash! Come see your friends and make new ones as we enjoy pizza and beer together after Passover. Pre-register to ensure that we order enough pizza… read more

Shabbat 1000 at CMU

More info here: us, together with students and faculty from all area universities, nat Pittsburgh’s largest Shabbat meal ever! nnA night of community, unity, and great food–be a part of it!nnFriday, March 24, 2017nDoors Open 6:00 PM – Dinner 7:00 PMnnCarnegie Mellon Weigand Gym, Cohon University Center n5000 Forbes Ave., Pittsburgh, PA 15213n

Science on Tap (21+)

Join us for another round of Science on Tap! This time, we'llmeet at Hidden Harbor in Squirrel Hill for light appetizers (on J’Burgh) and cocktails.nnMore details coming soon!nnRSVP required, RSVP Here: is limited!nn*Thisevent is strictly 21+!*


The CMU Interfaith & Spirituality Embassy (INSPIRE) is a student organization that aims to create concrete events and safe spaces to discuss elements of faith and spirituality, to create a community that welcomes all beliefs, faiths, and ideologies (with and without a name). Through spiritual discussions, we hope to support each others’ quests to find… read more

Challah 4 Hunger Selling

Challa 4 Hunger will be selling fresh baked challah in the William Pitt Union from 11:30-1:00 PM. Proceeds go to Mazon and to the Squirrel Hill Food Pantry.

21+ Young Adult Second Night Passover Seder

Facebook Event: Here: (*RSVP Required! 21+*)nnJoin J’Burgh, Shalom Pittsburgh, and Moishe House: Pittsburgh for our Annual Second Night Seder! We’ll have a traditional Seder with a twist, featuring discussion on the Jewish idea of Freedom and what itmeans to us today. A full kosher meal, seder plates, and wine will be provided.nnOur hosts… 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*

Senior Sendoff

Please join us for our annual Senior Sendoff in honor of the Class of 2017.nnSunday, April 23, 2017nHillel JUC, Third Floorn21+ Cocktail Reception (must present valid ID) 11:30 AM-12:00 PMnBrunch and Celebration 12:00 PM-1:30 PMn(A full kosher brunch will be served)nnFree to attend, please RSVP by April 20. RSVP is required to attend!

J'Burgh Spring Happy Hour (21+)

Join us for a late-night spring happy hour at Howl at the Moon!nApril 27, 9 PM- Midnight. RSVP by April 24!nRSVP Here: to attend!nFREE Pizza Buffet!nDrink Specials all night:n$1 Miller Highlife Bottlesn$3 Pinnacle Vodka Cocktailsn$3 Cruzan Rum Cocktailsnn*This event is strictly 21+!*

CMU Holocaust Memorial Names Reading

The Holocaust Memorial Names Reading program seeks to increasegeneral awareness and education about the Holocaust through attempting to show the magnitude of the catastrophe. Approximately 11 million people weremurdered, included about 6 million Jews, during the Nazi’s systematic genocide between 1933 and 1945.nnThis program was first held at CMU in 1996, taking place off and… read more

Yom Ha'atzmaut with Matisyahu Live and Acoustic

Come Celebrate Yom Ha'atzmautnwith Matisyahu Live and AcousticnnFREE ADMISSION! Get your seat now and register today!nnTuesday, May2n6:30 pmnCommunity Day SchoolnSoccer Fieldn6424 Forward Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15217nnIn case of rain, concert will be held in thenAllderdiceAuditoriumn2409 Shady Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15217

Yom HaAtzma'ut

Israeli Independence Daynn

J'Burgh Pirates Game and Tailgate!

Join us for the first J'Burgh tailgate and Pirates game of theseason!nnMay 21, 2017n11:00 AM- Tailgaten1:35 PM- Gamenn$20 per person for tailgate and game ticket- 20 tickets available, RSVP is required!n$10 per person for tailgate only (e-mail Ronna at [email protected] to RSVP)nRSVP by May 17 or until tickets sell out! (RSVP for tailgate only until… read more

CMU Orientation Jewish Life BBQ

Come discover CMU’s Jewish campus life and Jewish community with all of CMU’s Jewish student-run organizations, including Chabad of CMU, CMU Hillel, Alpha Epsilon Pi Fraternity, and more. Enjoy a free kosher barbecue, meet CMU Jewish students, and see all the opportunities offeredby CMU Jewish life. We hope to see you there and we look… read more

Shabbat in the Park

End your week with a delicious Shabbat picnic at Flagstaff Hill. Dinner and dessert will be provided by Hillel, which means all you haveto do is show up and relax! See you there!

J'Burgh Science on Tap (21+)

Join us for another round of Science on Tap! This time we willhear from Tzahi Cohen-Karni, assistant professor in the school of Biomedical Engineering at CMU!nnSeptember 12, 7-9 PMnThe Porch at SchenleynKosher-style appetizers will be providednRSVP Required, please RSVP by September 8.nRSVP Here: to attend!nnThis program is made possible by a partnership with the… read more

J'Burgh Movie in the Park (21+)

Join your friends at J'Burgh and Moishe House for a movie in the park on August 20 at 8:00 PM! We will meet on the lawn at Schenley Plazato watch Beauty and the Beast, enjoy some snacks, and each other’s company!nnBring a blanket or cushion if you like! Please RSVP by August 18 so we… read more

Holidays Tabling

Israeli sweets give away for the upcoming Jewish holidays

General Body Meeting

"Panthers 4 Israel" open meeting for everyone who is interested to be involved and influence

Media Bias – Israeli coverage in the news

Interactive event for Media Bias when it comes to Israeli coverage in the news.nWhat? Why? How? We will be dealing with all these questions while encouraging students for action.

Apples and Honey Festival

Celebrate a SWEET NEW YEAR with Shalom Pittsburgh and the Pittsburgh Jewish Community!nThe festival will be held in the Waterfront plazaby the Starbucks and reaching to PF Changs.nnKeep an eye out for our 21+happy hour information!nnThis year we have plenty of activities that we plan to reveal each week beginning 08/07!

Shabbat Dinner at Hillel

Join us for our weekly Shabbat dinner at Hillel JUC! We’ll enjoy a full kosher meal and celebrate the holiday together!nnFor more information and other Shabbat opportunities, visit our website at!

Shabbat Dinner at Hillel

Join us for our weekly Shabbat dinner at Hillel JUC! We'll serve a full kosher meal and enjoy the holiday together!nnFor more information and additional Shabbat opportunities, check out our calendar at

Tasty Tuesday

Stop by our table right outside the William Pitt Union for a free tasty treat!

Shabbat Dinner at Hillel

Join us for our weekly Shabbat dinner at Hillel JUC! We’ll enjoy a full kosher meal and celebrate the holiday together!nnFor more information and other Shabbat opportunities, visit our website at!

DIY Rosh Hashanah Dinners

Have a "Do It Yourself" Rosh Hashanah Dinner with friends in your dorm room, house, or a room on campus! Hillel will provide all food for free. Please contact [email protected] if you are interested in hosting a Rosh Hashanah meal!

Birthright Israel with Hillel JUC

Have a memorable winter break by traveling to Israel on your Birthright trip. Join the bus with other Pittsburgh area students for a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity. To secure your seat now to go WWW.FreeIsraelTrip.Org/Pittsburgh. For more information contact Matthew Callman, [email protected]

Challah 4 Hunger baking (Pitt)

Join Challah 4 Hunger each Thursday evening in baking challah, which will be sold on campus the next day – with all proceeds benefiting hunger relief organizations. Questions? Contact Jodi Tandet [email protected].

Challah 4 Hunger Selling (Pitt)

Stop on by the WPU to buy a delicious loaf (or several!) of challah, baked by our student organization Challah for Hunger. All proceeds benefit hunger relief organizations. Questions? Contact Jodi Tandet at [email protected]

Birthright Israel Registration Opens

Join fellow Pittsburgh students for your Birthright Israel experience. From Dec 24th to Jan 4th, you will get the opportunity to ride acamel, float in the dead sea, spend 10 days with Israeli peers, and celebrate the New Year in Israel. nTo secure your seat go to nAny questions contact Matthew Callman at [email protected]

Hillel Open House and Free Bagel Brunch to Welcome New Jewish CMU Students

Join us at Hillel JUC for a FREE brunch and Open House! Meet our Hillel staff, student leaders in CMU’s Jewish Students Association, and fellow first-year Jewish students. Discover CMU’s Jewish campus life and Jewish community. Come see the possibilities and opportunities offered by Hillel JUC. Parents and families are welcome to join.

Hillel Leadership Accelerator Day 2

We are so grateful to have such incredibly devoted, passionate, and motivated student leaders…and we are determined to invest in your personal and professional development and Jewish growth. Seeking to achieve this goal, we are creating the Hillel JUC Leadership Accelerator Conference! This will be a highly interactive leadership conference, open to Jewishstudent leaders from… read more