| Rabbi's Reflections
Rabbi Ira Schiffer reflects on Jewish life at Middlebury as he enters his 10th year as associate chaplain. read more
| Jewish Studies: Ascendant at Middlebury
Robert Schine, Curt C. and Else Silberman Professor of Jewish Studies, takes a look at innovative student research in Jewish studies and other high points of the past year. read more
| Evolving Religious Identities
How do students decide to become part of the Middlebury Jewish community? Laurel Gray '10 decided to find out; she delved into this topic for her senior thesis. read more
| My Passover in China
When Danny Metzger-Traber '11 decided to study abroad in Kunming, China, he promised himself that he would find a way to celebrate Passover there. That turned out to be a tall order. read more
| Leaving Middlebury
Alex Schloss '09.5 sees many similarities between the first Exodus and leaving Middlebury after graduation. read more
| The Power of Ten
Why 10 students got together to talk almost every Thursday night for a year. Jacob Udell '12 explains. read more
After-Dinner Mugging (for the camera)
Members and friends of Havurah hosted a delicious lasagna supper for the community at the Congregational Church, in March. An enthusiastic crew of Hillel members assisted with the preparations, cooking, serving, and cleaning up afterwards.
Be in Touch
We thank the Chaplain’s Office, College Advancement, Endowment for Jewish Life, Rabbi Ira J. Schiffer, Nadia Schreiber ’12, and Dina R. Wolkoff ’88 for the help and resources that have made this newsletter possible.
If you would like to support Jewish Life at Middlebury, please contact Dina Wolkoff at 802.443.5552 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
For more information about Middlebury Hillel, please visit the Hillel website at http://community.middlebury.edu/~hillel.