Events

Upcoming Events at SJSU

Screening of the award winning documentary "Aulcie" about the life of the American/Israeli basketball player. Israeli Academy Award winning director Dani Menkin will join us and will engage in a robust Q & A after the film. (date/place/time TBA; would you like to help plan the screening? great--contact me!)

documentary film Aulcie, title + awards, and front-facing picture of Aulcie

 

title Hamilton + Hamilton, raised left fist, atop a star

 

 

Screening of the movie Hamilton, in connection with the March 2023 lecture on Hamilton's Jewish roots (check back here for date/place/time).

March 29, Andrew Porwancher's Bob Levinson memorial lecture, "Was Alexander Hamilton Jewish?"

 

Events by Hillel of Silicon Valley:

Ucoming events: Feb 26, 5-6 PM online: L'dor V'dor 2023, honoring Hillel's Executive Director Sarita Bronstein's 10 years with Hillel of Silicon Valley. Speaker: Bret Stevens, NYTimes editor and columnist and NBC News senior contributor. MC: Scott Budman, Emmy award winning journalist.

Past events: Albert Bivas, Egyptian Jewish refugee, showed "The Lost Refugees," a film about Jewish refugees from Arab lands, and spoke about his own life experiences. November 9, 2022, at Mosaic.

 

Events around the South Bay:

Jewish Silicon Valley publishes a community calendar of South Bay Jewish events.

Your two-stop shop for Jewish lectures and other events at Stanford--at Stanford's Hillel and at the Taube Center for Jewish Studies

Look for upcoming events at UCSC's Hillel and Center for Jewish Studies.

 

Heading up the Bay?

UC Berkeley's Hillel and Center for Jewish Studies events pages

December 2-18 at Berkeley Rep: "Remember This: The Lesson of Jan Karski," a Polish WWII hero and Holocaust witness who risked his life to carry his report of the Warsaw ghetto from war-torn Poland to the Allied Nations and the Oval Office, only to be met with inaction and disbelief. Emmy Award winner and Academy Award nominee David Strathairn plays Jan Karski.

Events pages at SFSU's Hillel and Department of Jewish Studies

You'll want to check out the exhibits at San Francisco's Contemporary Jewish Museum

Some Past SJSU Events