Trojan Family Weekend and Parent’s Shabbat

Trojan Family Weekend 2013

Mark your calendars, Trojan Family Weekend is the around the corner. USC Hillel is hosting our annual Trojan Parent’s Shabbat, Friday, October 25, 2013 and several other events throughout the weekend.

Reservation Details:

Sign up online for dinner and/or the football picnic by filling out the form below. Contact Alison at trojanfamily@uschillel.org or call 213-973-1204 for more information.

Friday, October 25 at USC Hillel:

  • Wine and Cheese Reception 4:30pm
  • Shabbat Service 6:15pm at Hebrew Union College
  • Shabbat Dinner 7:45pm

Featured guest speaker: Adlai Wertman
Parent and USC Marshall School of Business Professor

Professor Wertman will share his experiences in USC and the Jewish community about “How Judaism has Guided a Career from Wall Street to Social Enterprise.”

Adlai Wertman spent seven years as President and CEO of Chrysalis, the only non-profit in Los Angeles devoted solely to helping homeless change their lives through employment. Prior to Chrysalis, Professor Wertman spent 18 years as Managing Director and Manager of Prudential Securities’ West Coast Public Investment Banking Group. He has taught non-profit management at UCLA, and is a Senior Fellow at the UCLA School of Public Affairs and a Wexner Heritage Fellow. Professor Wertman consults with not-for-profits and government groups on fundraising, strategic planning, and governance, and is a frequent speaker on social responsibility, social enterprise and public/private partnerships.

Saturday October 26:

On Saturday, you can show school spirit by attending any number of great tailgate options with tens of thousands of other Trojans.  Consider participating in one or more of the following options:

  • USC Hillel Tailgate (Time and Location TBA: Meet other Trojan parents, alumni and students by dropping by our tailgate tent.  There is no cost to attend, and all are welcome.  You’ll be able to pick up your official USC (in Hebrew) t-shirt, and much more!
  • USC Office of Parent Programs Picnic:  Register with USC Hillel by adding group number “3491” to your Trojan Family Weekend Registration


To sign up for Parent’s Shabbat Dinner and Football Picnics, please begin by filling out the form below:


  • Please enter the number of people attending each event. (You'll enter quantities again and pay on the next page.)