The Canadian Intercollegiate Shabbaton
The Intercollegiate Shabbaton is a partnership of the Canada Chabad Student Centers and Chabad on Campus International, and is hosted by the Rohr Chabad Student Network of Ottawa.
Inspiration from world-renowned leaders and educators
Harley Finkelstein is an entrepreneur, lawyer, and the Chief Platform Officer (COO) at Shopify. He founded his first company at age 17 while a student at McGill. Harley completed his law degree as well as his MBA at the University of Ottawa, where he co-founded the JD/MBA Student Society and the Canadian MBA Oath. Harley is on the Board of the C100, is an Advisor to Felicis Ventures & Omers Ventures, and is one of the new “Dragons” on CBC’s Next Gen Den.
Rabbi Shlomo Chein is a renowned lecturer. He is the director of the Chabad Student Centre at University of California in S. Cruz, California. Rabbi Chein received rabbinic ordination at the Institute for Rabbinic Studies in Melbourne, Australia. He is an editor at AskMoses.com and a member of the Sinai Scholars Society executive board. In November 2015, Rabbi Chein delivered the keynote address in front of 5000 rabbis and lay leaders at the International Conference of Chabad Shluchim.
Celebrate with students from all over Canada
All Shabbaton events will take place at the Delta City Centre, 101 Lyon St. N., Ottawa, ON K1R 5T9
1:00 Reception and Lunch
2:00 Tour of Shopify
3:00 Tour of Parliament Hill
6:00 Welcome – Student Led Ice Breaker
6:30 Uplifting Shabbat Evening Services
7:00 Gourmet Shabbat Dinner & Program
9:00 Dessert Bar and Farbreng it on!
9:30 Chassidic Philosophy-Taste of Kabbala
10:30 Shabbat Services & Torah Reading
11:00 Beginners Service Workshop
12:30 Festive Shabbat Lunch & Program
3:00-5:30 Workshops & Discussions
5:45 Mincha & Snacks
6:00 Stump the Rabbi’s & Rebbetzins
8:00 Havdala at Parliament Hill
8:30 Skating at City Hall
10:00-11:00 Teffilin & Breakfast
Delta City Centre
101 Lyon St. N.,
Ottawa, ON K1R 5T9
The Intercollegiate Initiative is a partnership of Chabad on Campus International and your local Chabad Student Centers.
Canadian Shabbaton 2016 is Co-Sponsored by:
Alpha Epsilon Pi International
Centre for Israel and Jewish Affairs
The Jewish Federation of Ottawa
School Spirit Council uOttawa