HUC-JIR RECRUITMENT OPEN HOUSE: A 24 Hour Taste of HUC-JIR - Hebrew Union College - Jewish Institute of Religion
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Wednesday, October 14, 2009

Oct. 25-26 in Cincinnati, LA, and NY

Oct. 29 in Jerusalem 


HUC-JIR will be hosting Open Houses on all campuses this Fall:  October 25-26, 2009 in Cincinnati, Los Angeles and New York and October 29, 2009 in Jerusalem.  Guests will come away with a wonderful sense of what being a student at HUC-JIR can offer and what the future can hold.  The Open Houses welcome any prospective students to all of our programs to enjoy exclusive study opportunities with renowned HUC-JIR faculty, current students and alumni. They will experience a day in the life of current HUC-JIR students, study in an inspiring communal beit midrash with friends and peers considering Jewish careers, and explore what it's really like to be a rabbi, cantor, Jewish organizational leader, or educator.  Participants will have the opportunity to explore HUC-JIR’s state-of-the-art learning facilities, our unsurpassed libraries and museums, the American Jewish Archives, the HUC-JIR soup kitchen and much more. 


*Those attending College Colloquium are invited to extend their stay to include the Cincinnati Open House. The College Colloquium on March 19-21 in Cincinnati brings together Jewish college studenst from across North America to share the pursuit of personal, spiritual, and academic growth.


Spring Open Houses are scheduled for March 21-22, 2010 in Cincinnati, Los Angeles and New York and February 25, 2010 in Jerusalem.

Founded in 1875, Hebrew Union College-Jewish Institute of Religion is North America's leading institution of higher Jewish education and the academic, spiritual, and professional leadership development center of Reform Judaism. HUC-JIR educates leaders to serve North American and world Jewry as rabbis, cantors, educators, and nonprofit management professionals, and offers graduate programs to scholars and clergy of all faiths. With centers of learning in Cincinnati, Jerusalem, Los Angeles, and New York, HUC-JIR's scholarly resources comprise the renowned Klau Library, The Jacob Rader Marcus Center of the American Jewish Archives, museums, research institutes and centers, and academic publications. In partnership with the Union for Reform Judaism and the Central Conference of American Rabbis, HUC-JIR sustains the Reform Movement's congregations and professional and lay leaders. HUC-JIR's campuses invite the community to cultural and educational programs illuminating Jewish heritage and fostering interfaith and multiethnic understanding.