Below you will find a collection of articles and notices relevant to the Zelikovitz Centre. These may include academic information related to courses and scholarships, notable events in the Ottawa Jewish Community, publications associated with the ZC, or other various noteworthy opportunities.
Friday, July 9, 2021
Summer 2021 ZC Newsletter
Our Summer 2021 ZC Newsletter is here! Read on to learn about the ZC's initiatives, projects, and events over the last few...
Tuesday, June 29, 2021
Today the ZC hosted a roundtable discussion, in partnership with the Association of Canadian Jewish Studies, the Canadian Society for Jewish Studies and the Vered Program for Jewish Canadian Studies. We brought together over 20 chairs...
Tuesday, June 29, 2021
Carleton Student Remembers Rabbi Bulka
My final posting with the Canadian Forces brought my family to Ottawa; continuing a part-time education dotted with colleges and universities across Canada brought me to the Psychology program at Carleton University. Seeking a course...
Sunday, June 27, 2021
Rabbi Dr. Reuven Bulka’s passing
It is with great sadness that we learn of Rabbi Dr. Reuven Bulka’s passing. As a Rabbi of Congregation Machzikei Hadas since 1967, Rabbi Bulka was a deeply beloved spiritual and community leader who inspired others through countless...
Monday, May 10, 2021
Save the Date: November 4, 2021
Save the Date! November 4, 2021, 7:30 pm The ZC and the Azrieli Foundation partner for the book launch of Escape from the Edge by Dr. Morris...
Monday, April 12, 2021
Annual Student Colloquium: An Interdisciplinary Discussion on the Academic Study of Religion
The Zelikovitz Centre for Jewish Studies and The Religion Programme in the College of Humanities Annual Student Colloquium: An...
Thursday, March 18, 2021
Virtual lecture with best-selling author Emanuel Rosen
In 1933, Dr. Hugo Mendel, a successful Jewish lawyer, escaped Germany along with his family and moved to Tel Aviv. They were some of “the lucky ones” who made it out alive. Two decades...
Thursday, March 11, 2021
Register for Limmud Virtual Session: An Online Anthology of Jewish Canadian Poets
An Online Anthology of Jewish Canadian Poets: Chapter I brought to you by Limmud Ottawa with the Vered Jewish Canadian Studies Program...
Friday, March 5, 2021
In Defense of Carleton University’s Zelikovitz Centre for Jewish Studies
Sadly, with increasing frequency, I am bombarded with news of anti-Semitic occurrences in Canada. Increasingly, the incidents are taking place on Canadian post-secondary campuses....