Pasta and Painting, Schmoozeday Tuesday, Israel Festival, and so much more!


Hillel at the University of Oklahoma Weekly Newsletter 4/17

This week at Hillel: 

Passover Lunches
Monday, April 17th

Hillel makes keeping Passover easy! Come join us for the last day of a delicious, Kosher for Passover Lunch!

Schmoozeday Tuesday
Tuesday, April 18th from 11:00am-3:00pm
Bookmark Cafe
It’s schmoozing time! Take a break in between classes and swing by the Bookmark for Schmoozeday Tuesday!

Pasta and Painting with a (Shabbat) Twist
Friday, April 21st at 6:30pm
We’re celebrating the end of Passover with a 
delicious meal, catered by Othello’s, and Painting with a Twist! 

Immediately after dinner, we’ll be having an experienced instructor walk you through how to paint a beautiful picture! All materials are provided and no experience or artistic ability is necessary!

Israel Through Literature
Sunday, April 23rd at 3:00pm
Second Wind Coffee House
If you love spending time with friends, engaging in conversation, spending time in coffee shops, reading new books, or all of the above, then join us as we explore Israel Through Literature! Free copies of the book provided!

For more information, contact Joni at!

Israel Festival 2017
Wednesday, April 26th from 11:00am-3:00pm
South Oval, right in front of Kauf
Free t-shirts! Free Israeli food! And an internationally recognized team of graffiti artists? What more could you need for an awesome Israel Festival! Come join us as we celebrate Israel’s birthday on the South Oval.

Ben Shanker Family Foundation Scholarship Fund
Scholarship application for the academic year 2017-2018 . All forms are due by April 30th 2017

This generous scholarship through the Oklahoma Jewish Community Foundation was created by friends and family in honor of Ben Shanker 90th Birthday. This scholarship was established to support and celebrate a diverse student body and to promote the spirit of inclusiveness of all religions and cultures at the University of Oklahoma. With pluralism at the core of Hillel’s mission, all students are welcomed and encouraged to participate in activities, celebrate Jewish traditions, and learn about other communities.

Eligibility: You must be a full-time student at the University of Oklahoma. Preference will be given to students involved OU Hillel.

To submit an application, please click HERE!
Scholarship application for the academic year 2017-2018. All forms are due by April 30th 2017.

Attention Graduating Seniors!
If you are graduating this semester, please let us know! We would like to honor you at the last Shabbat of the year! Please email Matt at if you will be graduating!

Calling all Student Leaders!


Hillel is starting a Student Board and we want you to be a part of it! Plan programs and gain leadership experience! Please speak with Matt or Suzy for more details!


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