Youngstown Area Jewish Film Festival
September 9, 2014 - October 20, 2014
The 11th annual Youngstown Area Jewish Film Festival will be held at theaters around the Valley. Film passes can be purchased and a full list of films will be posted on the film festival's website located at www.yajff.org.
Om Shalom Concert and Indian Dinner
Sunday, October 19, 2014 at 6 pm
Jewish Community Center
We will host a music concert by the Om Shalom trio, who mix traditional Jewish music with Indian music. This event will be free and open to the public. There will be an optional Indian style dinner prior to the concert at 6 PM which will cost $10 and requires advanced registration. The concert will take place at the Youngstown Jewish Community Center at 505 Gypsy Ln in Youngstown on Sunday, October 19th at 7:30 PM. To register, please email Judaic AT ysu DOT edu.
Conference for Jewish Music and Identity
Sunday, October 19th - Tuesday, October 21st, 2014
Sponsored by the Center for Judaic and Holocaust Studies and YSU Dana School of Music, this conference will bring scholars from all over the world to discuss Jews, Jewish music, and Jewish Identity. There will be academic lectures, musical presentations, an exciting concert for the general public, and a film on Jewish music. The public is welcome to attend and learn from this international group of scholars. For more information, please click here.
Bus Trip to the US Holocaust Museum in D.C.
Sunday, November 9, 2013
The 8th annual bus trip to the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum will be held on November 9, 2013. The bus will depart from YSU at 4:30 am and return at 11:30 pm. The cost to students is $10/per person. A sign up will be posted closer to the date. For those who wish to take the bus trip for credit and guarantee a space on the bus, you can sign up for Judaic 3751 which is an online class worth 3 credits. Students wishing to go on the trip should sign up by clicking on this link: https://epay.ysu.edu/C21820_ustores/web/store_main.jsp?STOREID=14&SINGLESTORE=true