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Jewish Studies Student Association

What Does the JSSA Do?

2021-2022 Jewish Studies Student Association officers:

President, Levi Gettleman
Vice President, Claire Silberman
Programming Director, Rivkah Bunes
Engagement Director, Josie Epstein

The JSSA promotes interaction between students and faculty while providing social and cultural extracurricular learning related to Jewish Studies.

And much much more...

Fall 2021

Fri, August 20 @ 12:30 pm: First-year Jewish Studies undergrads are invited to join JSSA President Levi Gettleman for lunch in the Forest Quad Eatery. Email for more info.

Fri, August 27 @ 4-5 pm Jewish Studies Welcome Dessert: Stop by the Jewish Studies Program offices and patio (GISB 4004) to enjoy a sweet treat and meet JS faculty and students. RSVPs to are appreciated but not required.

Thu, September 30 @ 6:30 pm (GISB 4067) is Jewish Studies Sushi Night.  Join JSSA officers and other Jewish Studies students for our popular Sushi Night.  RSVP required by September 27.

Sun, Dec 5 @ 7 pm Hanukkah Craftaganza! (GISB 4067) Looking to destress and get crafty while hanging out with other Jewish Studies students? If so, join the JSSA for our Craftaganza that you won't want to miss! Paint dreidels, watercolor, color, and more! Donuts and other refreshments will be provided. No RSVP necessary. Reach out to Levi at with questions.

Interested? Want more information? Want to become a member?

Visit, call, or email the Borns Jewish Studies Program, Global & International Studies Building 4-East, 812-855-0453,