Tag: jewish culture

Passover Seder has guests ponder freedom

The University’s Passover Seder dinner was held on Wednesday. in the Quay Davis Boardroom, hosted by the Office of Religious and Spiritual Life and led by Cantor Paul Buch from Temple Beth Israel in Pomona.

Cleansing event honors Jewish New Year

The University’s Tikkun Olam International Club celebrated Tashlich with family and community members Sunday evening at Bonelli Park in San Dimas.

Students mark the Jewish holiday of Sukkot

Tikkun Olam International hosted a service and “Sleepover Under the Stars” in honor of the Jewish holiday of Sukkot outside the Ludwick Center on Oct. 7.

Seder celebrates Jewish liberation

After a two-year absence, the University of La Verne once again held its annual Passover Seder on Wednesday, hosted by the Office of Spiritual and Religious Life and Hillel, a Jewish club on campus.

Dynamic Jewish life sculptures donated to the University of La Verne

The Cultural and Natural History Collections of the University of La Verne received a glimpse of Jewish life and culture pre-World War II through 14 folk-art sculptures, donated by the Malgert Halpern and Irving Cohen family. 

Rabbi speaks of unity during unprecedented times

Rabbi Sharon Brous shared the importance of being empathetic in a time of fear and division due to the various cases of racial injustice in society to an audience of 165 people Tuesday in a virtual lecture hosted by Pomona College. 

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