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Upcoming Events

  • The Gatekeepers

    A Special Film Screening and Discussion
    Monday, December 7, 2015 at 7:30 PM - 10:00 PM
                        Join Judaic Studies Professor Yehuda Lukacs for                                    "The Gatekeepers" (2012)                                       directed by Dror Moreh...
    Posted: November 24, 2015 9:25 AM
  • Excursion to the Jewish Museum of Maryland

    Explor the Jewish history of Maryland
    Sunday, November 8, 2015 at 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
    Join UMBC Hillel Sunday November 8 at the Jewish Museum in Baltimore! Bring your friends between 1 and 4 as we explore the Jewish History of Maryland.  We will be meeting at the Commons circle at...
    Posted: November 4, 2015 1:23 PM
  • Holocaust Museum Excursion

    Dr. Itzik leading a free trip to the Holocaust Museum
    Sunday, October 18, 2015 at 1:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    Dr. Itzik, in Judaic Studies, will lead a trip to the Holocaust Museum in DC on October 18, 2015.  Woodlawn Motor Coach will pick up students in the Commons Circle at 1 pm leaving the museum at...
    Posted: October 7, 2015 1:15 PM
  • "Living Captions" Work in Progress

    Sheila Jelen presents "Living Captions"
    Monday, October 12, 2015 at 12:00 PM - 1:45 PM
    Please join us on Monday, October 12th, 12:30 pm - 1:45 pm in Tawes 2115 as Sheila Jelen (ENGL/CMLT) presents "Living Captions: Roman Vishniac's Auto-Ethnographic Salvage," an excerpt from her...
    Posted: October 7, 2015 3:05 PM
  • Lecture by Professor Kamil Kijek

    The Rise & Fall of a Post Holocaust Polish Jewish Settlement
    Wednesday, September 9, 2015 at 12:30 PM - 2:00 PM
    The Joseph and Rebecca Meyerhoff Center for Jewish Studies at The University of Maryland Presents: The Rise and Fall of a Post-Holocaust Jewish Settlement in Polish Lower Silesia A lecture...
    Posted: September 2, 2015 1:27 PM
  • Yom HaShoah

    Poetry Reading for Yom HaShoah
    Monday, April 20, 2015 at 7:30 PM - 9:30 PM
    Hillel is hosting a Yom HaShoah event on Monday, April 20th from 7:30 pm to 9:30 pm in the skylight room.  Dr. Avigor Niv, a survivor, will be their guest speaker.  Dr. Michele Osherow will read a...
    Posted: April 16, 2015 11:00 AM
  • Dr. Daniel L. Byman

    The Middle East in Flames
    Wednesday, March 25, 2015 at 4:30 PM - 6:00 PM
    The Middle East has gone from bad to worse.  Four countries are in full-fledged civil wars, and the contagion might spread.  Professor Byman will speak on perennial problems like the...
    Posted: February 25, 2015 3:14 PM
  • Purim Shabbat

    Come celebrate
    Friday, March 6, 2015 at 6:00 PM - 9:15 PM
    Bring your groogers and your masks - it's Purim!  Come celebrate with us! We will have a Purim spiel, as well as a dinnertime discussion Have any questions?  Please see Alexa Kempner or Arielle...
    Posted: February 26, 2015 11:20 AM
  • Poetry reading by Erika Meitner

    Monday, November 24, 2014 at 7:15 PM - 9:30 PM
    Poetry reading by Erika Meitner Library Gallery 7:15 to 9:30 pm Free to students
    Posted: October 26, 2014 12:39 PM
  • Jewish Studies in America: Past, Present and Future

    A conference honoring forty years of Jewish Studies at UMCP
    Sunday, November 16, 2014 at 9:45 AM - 4:15 PM
    The event is open to the public and free of charge   For further information contact: Debra Kirsch dakirsch@umd.edu 301-405-4975
    Posted: October 22, 2014 1:12 PM