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Check out these summer internship opportunities!Posted 2015-01-22 by admin

Get information on internships and fellowships from the Tikvah Institute, AJC, J Street U and more!

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What jU Interns Learned This QuarterPosted 2014-12-16 by admin

All quarter long, our delightful jU interns went through a four-step design thinking process (empathy, define, ideate & prototype) with the aim of re-imagining what our Sukkot experience on campus might look like for next fall. Also--and...

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Support a Third Party CandidatePosted 2014-11-14 by admin

The 68th Annual Latke Hamantash Debate has just announced its line-up of all-star faculty debaters! You can read the press release from the University here. While we reject the false binary of the latke-hamantash question, we are nonetheless very...

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We welcomed over 100 Students to our Open Space SukkahPosted 2014-10-17 by admin

Despite some unpredictable weather, over 100 students came by to eat, chill and play in our Open Space Sukkah on the Quad. The Sukkah is a temporary booth constructed for use during the Jewish festival of Sukkot. This year's Sukkah was designed to...

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268 Students Participate in our Home-Based High Holidays InitiativePosted 2014-10-14 by admin

268 student guests. 18 student hosts. 12 Rosh Hashanah Meals. 8 Yom Kippur Break Fasts. 1 Tashlich. In their dorms and apartments, during Rosh Hashanah and Yom Kippur, UChicago students created a variety of personal, thoughtful and creative ways...

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