Hillel@Home: Pumpkin Challah with @lechlechallah

Sephardic Jewish communities were a few hundred years ahead of the Pumpkin Everything trend. Inspired by Sephardic pan de calabaza, we will be making a pumpkin challah to capture the flavors of the season as we approach the month of Kislev. Sponsored by Maryville University Hillel. Vanessa’s recommended recipe will be included in the registration reminder, but […]

Hillel@Home: The Dead Sea in 360- by The Dead Sea Revival Project

Explore in 360 VR technology the environmental impact of sinkholes on the Dead Sea shores and its direct damage to the tourist spa resort -Mineral Beach. In this session, Noam will share his exclusive four-year documentation of the magnificent and imperiled Dead Sea along with its’ receding water level. He will discuss ‘water diplomacy’ in […]

Hillel@Home: Antisemitism on College Campuses: A conversation with Deborah Lipstadt

Join us for an engaging conversation about antisemitism on college campuses with Deborah Lipstadt. Attendees will gain a more nuanced and research-grounded understanding of antisemitism, learning of its origins and vectors, as well as strategies for combating the myriad ways in which antisemitism manifests on campuses today. This discussion will build on Deborah Lipstadt’s recent […]

Antisemitism in America: How Bad Is It?

Jewish Federation of Greater Hartford is presenting a webinar panel with the ADL and the Simon Wiesenthal Center, entitled “Antisemitism in America: How Bad Is It?”  Panelists include Mark Weitzman, SWC Director for Government Affairs and Kenneth Jacobson, ADL Deputy National Director, moderated by Dale Atkin-Rosen. Currently, Mark Weitzman and Ken Jacobson are two of the […]

The Israel Desk with 2013-14 YEs

The Israel Desk presents Bar Halgoa and May Abudraham (YEs 2013-14) leading a Café Israel/Café Dilemma discussion with our adult community.  You may recall when they were here they started this program and had named it “Cafe Dilemma – Dinner & Discussion.” Bar is now an officer in the Israeli Navy and May just completed […]

Racism in America Panel Discussion: Faith Based Response

Join us for an engaging conversation on racism in America.  The discussion is part of JFEC’s Stories of Resilience: Encountering Racism exhibit which is on view through December 19 at the La Grua Center in Stonington. This event is open to everyone at no charge.  Registration available soon at  www.lagruacenter.org

Real Talk on Racism

Join us for an engaging panel discussion with regional leaders on the current state of race relations.   The discussion is part of JFEC’s Stories of Resilience: Encountering Racism exhibit which is on view through December 19 at the La Grua Center in Stonington. This event is open to everyone at no charge.  Registration available soon […]

Joe Courtney and Justin Anderson Candidates Forum

2nd Congressional Candidates Forum: Democratic Congressman Joe Courtney and Republican candidate Justin Anderson discuss issues and ideas. Questions will be taken from the audience in the chat box. The program is hosted by JFACT and sponsored by Jewish Federation of Eastern CT, Jewish Federation of Greater New Haven and Jewish Federation of Greater Hartford. Please […]