December 11, 2012 1:00 PM
Photos by Paula Burch-Celentano
Jacob Rosenzweig, a first-year student at Loyola University, poses for a photo snapped by Jeff Singer, a Tulane graduate student studying history. The two joined others who braved dropping temperatures and a brisk wind to witness the lighting of a giant menorah Monday night (Dec. 10) on the Lavin-Bernick Center quad. The Chanukah on the Quad celebration is an annual event that, along with the traditional lighting of the menorah, features music and latkes.
Lee Bretan, a senior majoring in anthropology and Jewish Studies, watches to see if the newly kindled flame will take.
Robert Thomas shares a flame with a friend. He is a first-year student from Shreveport, La.
Tiffany Moneit, a senior majoring in history and philosophy, shows off her new sweater. It's the first time she's worn it, she said.
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