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Chanukahfest 2016

Second Annual Chanukahfest a Glowing Success

January 3, 2017 12:01 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

Nearly 1,000 students crowded the Furst Gymnasium on Wednesday night, December 21 for Chanukahfest, the annual Chanukah party hosted by the undergraduate student councils. The event featured various game stations, a chanukah menu, free giveaways, and recurring lottery prize drawings. Inside the gym, students had a variety of arcade-style games to choose from. Among the attractions were a giant foosball table for sixteen players, an air hockey table, a video game station, skeeball machines, basketball shooting games, and even a... Read more

Yeshiva University’s First Chanukahfest A Success, Fills Max Stern Athletic Center

December 27, 2015 6:55 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

The third night of Chanukah saw over 800 of YU and Stern students fill the Max Stern Athletic Center on the Wilf Campus for the first ever Chanukafest. The event took the place of the usual holiday-inspired Chanukah concert that served as the primary co-ed Chanukah celebration for a number of years at YU, but whose attendance had declined in recent years. Chanukafest was a novel proposal from the seven student council committees of the Wilf and Beren campuses that... Read more