Rosh Hashanah

For those observing Rosh Hashanah, the Jewish New Year, Shana Tova!

This year, Rosh Hashanah, the Jewish New Year, begins toward the end of MiddView, the evening you return from Middview trips.  Hillel will be hosting a dinner in Redfield Proctor (upstairs in Proctor Dining Hall) from 5:45-6:45 pm.  To rsvp for the dinner, click here

Services will be held on campus in Mead Chapel on Sunday evening, September 9, at 7:00 PM and Monday morning, September 10, at 9:30 AM. For those observing the second day of Rosh Hashanah, there are services at the local Havurah on Tuesday, September 11, at 9:30 AM.

For students who plan to observe Rosh Hashanah, please refer to go/highholidaysschedule for the full schedule of events.  Those students who are observing the second day of Rosh Hashanah (on Tuesday, September 11) and who wish to participate in services at Havurah House should be in touch with their professors to inform them in advance that they will be missing the first class.

If you plan on attending any of the services or have any concerns or questions, please send an e-mail note to Associate Chaplain/Rabbi Danielle Stillman at She is working with Middlebury Hillel to create welcoming and meaningful holidays for everyone who is observing on campus.