Hillel at 100: Jewish Trends on College Campuses
- Date: Sunday, February 4, 2024
- Time: 4:00pm–6:00pm
A Wine and Cheese Event
Location: Long Beach Hillel House
Facilitator: ChayaLeah Sufrin, Cal State Long Beach Hillel Director
Join us for an enlightening lecture titled “Exploring Identity: Navigating Jewish Life on Campus.” Delving into the dynamic and diverse experiences of Jewish students, this lecture offers a profound exploration of how young adults navigate their Jewish identities in the college environment. From celebrating traditions and religious observances to embracing cultural heritage and fostering connections with peers, to standing up to anti semitism, we will delve into the intricate tapestry of Jewish life on campuses. As we address the challenges of balancing academic pursuits with preserving cultural roots, we aim to inspire meaningful conversations about building a strong Jewish identity while engaging with the broader campus community. Through personal anecdotes, thoughtful reflections, and expert insights, this lecture aims to inform the community of the work Beach Hillel is doing locally and what is happening nationally as students try to navigate their journey of self-discovery and thrive as proud members of the vibrant Jewish community on college campuses.