For over 20 years, the University of Central Florida (UCF) has offered courses in Judaic Studies within its College of Arts and Humanities. The courses are taught by a very learned and engaging faculty.
A "Shiva Registry" is a free private page where funeral and shiva information is posted to share with friends and relatives. When complete, the link can be emailed, texted, tweeted or posted on Facebook, so those who wish to express their condolences can know how to do so.
How do we respond to the growing number of children from interfaith families in our schools? How do we support the Jewish choices made by interfaith families while nurturing the Jewish identity of all children in our classrooms? What policy and curricular issues arise as we respond to the new realities of Jewish life? This full day program will integrate interactive text study, peer discussion and strategy planning sessions with fellow clergy, educators, Jewish professionals and lay leaders collectively addressing the multiplicity of contemporary challenges faced by children, families and teachers in our schools.
ShivaConnect.com is a free resource to help Jewish mourners, their families and those wishing to express their condolences.