Fairfield University community gathers in Sukkah
- Posted on October 21st, 2011 filed in Television
The Jewish festival of Sukkot – a fall harvest festival lasting eight days – began at sundown on Wednesday, October 12. KADIMA, Fairfield’s undergraduate Jewish cultural club, in conjunction with the University’s Judaic Studies Program and the Carl and Dorothy Bennett Center for Judaic Studies, will be setting up a sukkah (a specially constructed hut) in honor of this time. Dr. Ellen Umansky, director of the Bennett Center, was interviewed about the endeavor.
Appeared on News 12 on 10/13/11