Jewish Greek Life

AEPi International Jewish Fraternity

Wake Forest University has a fraternity rooted in Judaism.  AEPi is a national fraternity founded 100 years ago, and today there are chapters on 180 college campuses.  Their purpose is to serve as a link between high school and career.  The national website at

Welcome to the Gamma Beta Chapter Of Alpha Epsilon Pi!

AEPI LogoThe Wake Forest Gamma Beta Chapter Of The Alpha Epsilon Pi International Fraternity was founded in the Spring of 2012 and is Wake Forest University’s first Jewishly rooted fraternity on campus. We are committed to upholding the values of excellence espoused by our founders both through ensuring the fraternal growth and academic success of our brothers as well as by positively influencing the social, cultural and philanthropic atmosphere of Wake’s unique Campus Life.

AEPi Board:

President; Ethan Harrison,

Faculty/Staff Advisor: Adam Friedman,

Jewish Sorority

At present, there is no official Jewish sorority on campus.

WFU Jewish women are welcome into, have no problem joining, rise to levels of leadership, and have lots of fun and camaraderie in their sororities. Many of our Hillel students, including those on the Hillel Board, are also active in their sororities.

Wake Forest juniors Jamie Lichtenstein (‘18), Robyn Adelkopf ('18) and sophomore Zoe Kreutzer ('19) hang out together in the campus coffee shop

Contact Us

Jewish Life Office

Dr. Gail Bretan
Associate Chaplain for Jewish Life
The Office of the Chaplain
Wake Forest University
Benson Center 321, PO Box 7204
Winston-Salem, NC 27109


Sydney Rojas & Ella Sadikman
Hillel Co-Presidents


Ethan Harrison
AEPi President

Israel Fellow

Amit Melchior


Jewish Studies

Dr. Mir Yarfitz
Director, Jewish Studies
B114, Tribble Hall


Office of the Chaplain

Peggy Beckman
Office Manager
8D, Reynolda Hall

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