Recruitment Open House: A 24-Hour Taste of HUC-JIR

Tuesday, February 23, 2010

HUC-JIR is excited to welcome students to the Cincinnati, Los Angeles, and New York campuses on March 21st and 22nd.  Enjoy a day in the life of the HUC-JIR campus of your choice and explore your career opportunities.  It's your turn to learn about an extraordinary life at Hebrew Union College-Jewish Institute of Religion:

 

•    Meet our students and others who share your vision for the future
•    Explore contemporary issues with our faculty experts
•    Learn with our President, Rabbi David Ellenson
•    Discover the treasures of our great libraries, museums, and American Jewish Archives
•    Experience Judaism through music, song, drama, drumming, and more
•    Find a career that will transform your life and make a difference for others

Registration is free.  We offer home hospitality and generous travel subsidies for interested students.

Read what participants said about the Open House:
•    "Prior to the Open House I was interested but now I want to apply." - Fall Open House participant
•    "It was a great opportunity to explore Hebrew Union College - Jewish Institute of Religion, meet current students and speak with program directors. Thank you for organizing such an informative event." – Future student
•    "Gave me an idea of what my life would be like if I were a student at HUC-JIR. I would highly recommend the Open House to others." - –Rabbinical Applicant

Please note that the REGISTRATION DEADLINE is MARCH 11.  There are only two weeks left to register for this event!

For more information, please visit http://www.huc.edu/openhouse/.


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 men and women for service to 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, 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. www.huc.edu