Great opportunity to learn Yiddish this summer in western Massachusetts: free course and if you are an undergrad at Pitt, you can apply to our Halpern fund to defray living expenses.
VIA the H-Judaic listserv:
From: The Yiddish Book Center [mailto:firstname.lastname@example.org]
Sent: Mon 12/5/2011 12:05 PM
Subject: Application Deadlines Approaching for Educational Opportunities at the Yiddish Book Center
The Steiner Summer Program offers current college students a unique opportunity for a tuition-free, seven-week intensive course in Yiddish language and culture. Beginning and intermediate students will be immersed in language study, and will also explore the history, literature, culture, and music of the Jews of Central and Eastern Europe. No prior knowledge of Yiddish required. Six college credits = available. Program dates: June 10-July 27, 2012. Application deadline: February 1, 2012. For more information, please visit: http://www.yiddishbookcenter.org/steiner-summer-program