Kent Sate students, staff and faculty are all welcome to join us to a week of celebrating the independence of the Jewish state of Israel. This will be a week of cultural celebrations with lots of yummy food! Whether you like fashion, arts, history, cooking or just hanging out with friends- this is the week for you!
So what is going on? We are so glad you asked. Here is the week’s schedule:
Monday, March 28th
10:00 am-2 pm Kent Student Center: Stop by our table on 1st floor, get your Israel Week T-shirt from the Students supporting Israel, as well as FREE swag and other surprises and enjoy a virtual trip in Tel Aviv-the city that never sleeps.
6 pm -8 pm Rockwell Hall: Liraz Cohen: Israel Fashion from the Kibbutz to the City: Join Liraz Cohen in an exciting group conversation full of style and glam as she takes you through the path of the Israeli fashion story- From establishing the industry and until today.
Plus: A personal styling session will follow the lecture.
Tuesday, March 29th
6-8 pm The Cohn Jewish Student Center: Sisterhood crafting: Hamsas and Hummus: Join Achoti sisters for an hour of crafting and noshing to create your own Hamsa! Bring your little, bring your big, and bring your creativity! Enjoy some Hummus, pitas as well as some other yammi snacks and celebrate Israel week with us!
Wednesday, March 30th
12 -2:30 pm: Lunch @ Hillel: Join us for our weekly FREE lunch at Hillel and this week: Shawarma.
Thursday, March 31st
(6:30 to 8:30 pm), The Cohn: Ori Shavit visits Kent State: Ori Shavit, food journalist, blogger and animal rights campaigner, will visit Kent State to host a lecture and cooking workshop on her vegan lifestyle!
Ori Shavit is a food journalist, TED Talks speaker, blogger, and one of the most prominent and popular food critics in Israel. She publishes recipes on her blog, vegansontop.com, teaches vegan cooking classes and promotes veganism all over Israel. Before her move to veganism in 2001, Shavit trained in cooking and wrote about the Israeli restaurant and food culture. She was an editor and writer at Al Hashulchan magazine, the leading gastronomic magazine in Israel. Shavit has worked in the media industry as a writer and producer for several Israeli newspapers and popular TV shows.
Friday, April 1st
5:30- 9:00 pm Explore Israel Shabbat: Join us for Services and dinner with lots of Israeli songs, games and fun. Bring your friends! Everyone is welcome!
All the events are FREE to attend and open to everyone!
Any question? Email our Israel Fellow Hagar at firstname.lastname@example.org