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Get ready for an amazing yeat with UChicago Hillel! Check the schedule here for events every day of OYWEEK2015. Invite your friends, strangers and neighbors!

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Sunday 9/20

10 am to 4 pm

Hillel Bagel Brunch and Open House

Newberger Hillel Center, 5715 S. Woodlawn Ave

Swing by Hillel for an opportunity to tour our building and learn about the variety of Jewish opportunities on campus. Meet student leaders and staff and enjoy a nosh. Parents who come by during this event will receive a free t-shirt!

Monday 9/21

9:30 pm to 11 pm

Falafel Fest

Newberger Hillel Center, 5715 S. Woodlawn Ave

Stop by to fill a pita and meet other Jewish students on campus. Come sit out on our porch and enjoy the last hours of summer vacation. Feel free to bring your roommate and stay as long as you’d like.

Thursday, 9/24

9-10 pm

Birthright Israel Information Meeting

See Israel for yourself as you travel with Jewish students from the University of Chicago this December on the trip of a lifetime. Come to this session to hear more, find out how to apply and meet past participants. Food will be provided.

Birthright Israel is the gift of a free trip to Israel.

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Friday 9/25

5:30 pm Snacks and relax

6 pm Services and schmooze time

7:30 pm Dinner

9 pm Shabbat Dessert Reception

Hillel Shabbat Celebration

Newberger Hillel Center, 5715 S Woodlawn Ave

At the end of O-Week, take some time to relax! The evening will be ‘open house’ style so you can check out Shabbat on campus. Come for any part of the evening. Shabbat Shalom!

Sunday, 9/28

11 am to 12:30 pm

Bagel Brunch

Newberger Hillel Center, 5715 S. Woodlawn Ave

Bagels & Schmear. Enough said.

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