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Saluting our Seniors - Class of 2022

Enjoy this yearbook highlighting some of our spectacular seniors.

We will miss you and look forward to seeing you again for Shabbat and reunions.

Gift from Karen and David Mandelbaum '57 names new dining facility at CJL

May 26, 2022 by Advancement Communications

David Mandelbaum ’57 and his wife, Karen Mandelbaum, have made a gift to the Center for Jewish Life at Princeton University as part of the Venture Forward campaign that will make possible renovation and expansion of the center’s main kitchen and dining facilities. The Mandelbaum Family Dining Pavilion will allow the Center for Jewish Life to serve a student population that has increased significantly since it opened nearly 30 years ago.

CJL announces Rabbi Gil Steinlauf '91 to become new Exec. Dir.

Marc Mehl '87  CJL Board Chair announced new executive director in this letter to the community on May 24, 2022. 

I am delighted to share with you that Rabbi Gil Steinlauf '91, will be joining the Center for Jewish Life as our new Executive Director this summer. Rabbi Gil is a Princeton alumnus who has dedicated his life to teaching, inspiring leaders, and creating a vibrant Jewish community.

Hillel Giving Week

There is still time to give before year-end.

CJL Admissions Video

Want to learn more about exploring Jewish life at Princeton? Get the inside scoop about Jewish life on campus from Rabbi Julie Roth, Executive Director and the people who know best, our amazing Center for Jewish Life (CJL) student leaders!

CJL Impact Report

View CJL's 2020-2021 Impact Report Here