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Multifaith Monday - Shoshana Cohen

Running interfaith events can, like all other events, be both challenging and extremely rewarding. Planning interfaith events takes time and effort, especially because it’s important to be aware of, and sensitive to, the religious requirements of those participating. However, it is very satisfying when all the elements of an event come together and the event runs smoothly.

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UJS Meets Universities Minister

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Tu B’shevat

Tu B’shvat (or Tu Bishvat) is the Hebrew term for the date ‘the 15th of Shevat’ which the Mishna (Rosh Hashana 1:1) lists as being ‘the New Year of the Trees

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LGBT+ History Month 2020

Our job as student leaders is to fight for those in our society who need us most, leading a student culture which celebrates diversity and standing up for each other when we need it most. That’s why we are proud to mark LGBT+ History Month, both as a celebration of our LGBT+ Jewish community, and as a focus on how much further we can go to expel homophobia, transphobia and biphobia from our Jewish student society and beyond.

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UJS statement in response to CST’s 2019 Antisemitic Incidents Report

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UJS Delegation of Jewish Student Leaders Meet Communities Secretary

Communities Secretary Robert Jenrick meeting with UJS and Jewish student leaders

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Get STEM-ulated at PinkNews’ LGBT+ STEM careers event

This year’s LGBT+ History Month aims to educate-out prejudice and make LGBT+ people visible in all
their rich diversity. For current students and recent graduates, one way of highlighting this is through
diversity and inclusion in the workplace.

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Government commit £500,000 grant to continue UJS-HET’S Lessons From Auschwitz Universities Project

University, student union and NUS leaders visit Auschwitz-Birkenau as part of our 'Lessons from Auschwitz' Universities Project together with HET, November 2018

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Work for UJS!

Apply for the UJS Sabbatical Team 2020-2021!

Find out how you can apply for the UJS Sabbatical Team 2020-2021!

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Motions, Conference, Democracy in Action!

Sign up for conference here: Deadline to sign up is the 5th December 10am!

Submit your motions here Deadline 27th November

UJS Conference is YOUR CHANCE to have YOUR VOICE heard. Are you passionate about a cause? Angry about a policy? Or driven about one of our core principles? Come to UJS Conference to make your voice heard!

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About UJS

We are the voice of over 8,500 Jewish students, spanning 60 Jewish Societies (J-Socs) on campuses across the UK and Ireland. We are traditional, progressive, cultural and spiritual; we come from the left, centre and right and can be found across religious and political spectrums.

Together we create and deliver powerful campaigns; fighting prejudice, advancing inclusion, and inspiring education and action on the issues that matter to us. 

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