Programming for Young Professionals

Year-Round Programming for YPs

The Neuberger offers dynamic and engaging opportunities for Holocaust education and commemoration for young professionals. Our newly-expanded Legacy Holocaust Education Committee provides many ways to connect. In addition to the annual Legacy HEW Symposium and Experience Jewish Life in Vienna study tour, we have a trip to Berlin, programs for Yom Hashoah, lectures and film screenings, and intimate programs throughout the year. Please join us!

Legacy HEW Symposium

Sunday, November 4, 2018 - Join us for the Neuberger's annual HEW symposium for young professionals, featuring engaging ways to consider the theme of Untold Stories, including workshops, survivor testimony, discussion, and a keynote. Participants in their 20s and 30s consider different perspectives of Holocaust education and remembrance. More Info & Register

Young Leaders Theatre Night: Bad Jews

Thursday, October 25 - Join the Neuberger and the Harold Green Jewish Theatre Company invite you to the opening night of BAD JEWS, A Segal Centre For the Performing Arts Production. $30 special offer for Neuberger Young Professionals (regular price $58.20 plus tax and service charge), includes post-show dessert reception with the cast. Learn More

Yom Hashoah for Young Professionals

Join Neuberger Young Professionals and UJA Young Leaders on Holocaust Remembrance Day - Yom Hashoah for the annual program for young professionals. This year's program will feature a moderated discussion with Holocaust survivors Nancy and Howard Kleinberg sharing their story of love, life and survival. The program will also include a commemorative ceremony focusing on the Yad Vahem designated theme for 2017 - “Restoring Their Identities: The Fate of the Individual During the Holocaust.”

Travel Opportunities

Experience Jewish Life in Vienna

Looking for an exciting and inspiring summer educational experience? Spend a week in Europe immersed in the rich Jewish history and culture of Vienna while exploring the modern city.

Experience Jewish Life in Vienna is a unique trip for young professionals to learn about the city's past, experience its present, and dialogue about the future.

Subtitled “Past, Present and Future,” the program brings young professionals from Canada is to experience Vienna’s current, thriving, dynamic Jewish community in the context of the city’s dark past while dialoguing with community members, civic leaders, academics, experts and peers about the future.

Trip Highlights Include:

  • 7 days in the beautiful and historic city of Vienna

  • Day trip to Mauthausen concentration camp and site of Nazi “euthanasia” killings

  • Walking tour of Jewish Vienna

  • Meetings with current professionals engaged in Holocaust studies, memory and politics

  • Meet-ups with young Austrians

  • Friday night services in the city temple

Contact Michelle at mfishman@ujafed.org for information about this program and future travel opportunities.