University Women

Welcome to University Women! For over 50 years, University Women of American Jewish University has raised money for student scholarships and AJU libraries.

We offer dynamic and fulfilling educational and social events, and engage with other women who share a desire to be inspired, challenged and educated spiritually, intellectually and culturally. We are proud to offer monthly lunch & learns and special events throughout the year that provide a forum for personal growth, education, activism and community.

We invite you to join our enriching and meaningful community, build new and lasting friendships and learn through cultural and social programs. Join us and the support the vital work of American Jewish University.

Upcoming University Women Events

Thursday, April 23, 2015
Leslie Gilbert-Lurie, Writer, Lawyer, Teacher, Child Advocate and Author of Bending Toward The Sun
Thursday, May 21, 2015
Saba Soomekh, Professor; Author of From the Shahs to Los Angeles: Three Generations of Iranian Jewish Women Between Religion and Culture
Sunsday, May 3, 2015
A day of activities focused on learning, fun, creativity, relaxation and personal growth with keynote speaker to be announced
Tuesday, June 2, 2015
Supporting University Women’s AJU Student Scholarship Fund
Wednesday, June 10, 2015
Rabbi Gary Oren, AJU Vice-President, Dean of the Whizin Center for Continuing Education
The mission of University Women is to provide educational and cultural programs for women while investing in our Jewish future by providing funds for AJU student scholarships and our libraries. We welcome all women who share a desire to be inspired, challenged and educated spiritually, intellectually and culturally.

For more information on membership or our programs,

contact Betty Carmona at: bcarmona@aju.edu or 310 440-1283