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Do you want to meet new people and have deep conversations? JLF is for YOU!


JLF is a 10-week experiential, conversational seminar for students looking to deepen their understanding of Judaism on their own terms.

JLF sessions will take place on Wednesdays 5:00-6:30 at Hillel of Buffalo. Free dinner will be served! 




Benefits of Participating in JLF Include:

  • Meaningful conversations and new ideas

  • Meeting Jewish students on campus with similar backgrounds and interests

  • $200 awarded for regular attendance and participation in one class Shabbat experience

  • Access to Hillel staff educators, student interns, and special events during the year

  • A non-judgmental space for learning and asking questions

Life's Big Questions, Or How to Get More Out of College:

Discussion topics include: Where is home, and what is its purpose? What is the connection between your personal story and communal history? What is the meaning of the Sabbath in modern times? What is a contemporary sexual ethic that is rooted in Jewish tradition but relevant to today's approach to sexuality? Click HERE to apply!

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