Director of Jewish Life named

Bretan.300x175Gail Bretan has joined the Office of the Chaplain as the University’s Director of Jewish Life.  She began Jan. 6.

Bretan will provide pastoral leadership to Jewish students, staff and faculty including opportunities for worship, prayer, mentoring and counseling.  She will also be a resource for the student group Hillel and offer non-Jewish student opportunities to learn about the Jewish faith.

Bretan also serves as the volunteer coordinator for Jewish Family Services in Greensboro. She has a Ph.D. in educational studies with a concentration in cultural foundations from UNC Greensboro, a master’s degree in counseling from the University of Arizona and a bachelor’s degree in business administration from Northwood University.

Students, faculty and staff are invited to a Welcome Reception in the Hillel lounge in Collins Residence Hall this afternoon, Jan. 17, from 4 – 5:30 p.m.

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