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Students Gather for 'Yom Limmud' Seminar with Oxford Chabad

DSCF1341.jpgAs the intense season of conferences and summer schools draw to a close in Oxford, the Oxford University Chabad Society hosted a successful end of summer Jewish studies “Yom Limmud” seminar this past Sunday affording 40 students, faculty and community members the opportunity to listen to leading academics on a diverse array of Jewish topics of interest from Philosophy, Law and Ladino to Biblical interpretation, Literature and the Talmud.

The highlight of the day was a special viewing and guided tour of rare Hebrew manuscripts and early printed works at one of Oxford's oldest colleges, Merton College, est. 1264, located inside what is thought to be the world's oldest library, in Merton College's Mob Quad.

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