May is Jewish-American Heritage Month
Jewish-American Heritage Month began is 2006 as an effort to recognize and celebrate the great achievements of many Jewish Americans. It commemorates over 350 years of contributions to the Jewish-American culture, politics, art, and way of life. Some famous members of this community include Albert Einstein, Bob Dylan, Mark Zuckerberg, Stan Lee, and many others. The display highlights various texts and films by notable Jewish American authors, producers, and more.
The display also highlights Hillel of WWU. Hillel is an organization on campus devoted to Jews and friends of Jews at WWU where students can get together and celebrate Jewish culture, history, and tradition.