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amother




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Post  Sat, Sep 08 2018, 9:55 pm
Would you attend your college classes during hol hamoed? We don't write in hol hamoed, but I can't imagine skipping an entire week of classes, though Hashem comes first of course, so I want to do the right thing.

Is it not mechubad the chag to attend classes on hol hamoed? Yes, I will ask, but what was your experience?
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amother




Firebrick


Post  Sat, Sep 08 2018, 9:58 pm
I'd go.
I go to work.
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Mommyg8









  


Post  Sat, Sep 08 2018, 10:00 pm
I went to college on Chol Hamoad. I even took tests. I also went to work.
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amother




Linen


Post  Sat, Sep 08 2018, 10:01 pm
I did.

I remember once having to ask a shaila about attending chemistry lab on chol hamoed Pesach in case some of the ingredients I was going to be working with were chametz. Luckily it wasn't an issue.
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oneofakind









  


Post  Sat, Sep 08 2018, 10:17 pm
I went because they took off from your grade if you took off too many days and I already was missing because of Yom Tov. I always handed in work early (everything seemed to be due on Pesach and Succos) .
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smileforamile









  


Post  Sat, Sep 08 2018, 10:42 pm
amother wrote:
Would you attend your college classes during hol hamoed? We don't write in hol hamoed, but I can't imagine skipping an entire week of classes, though Hashem comes first of course, so I want to do the right thing.

Is it not mechubad the chag to attend classes on hol hamoed? Yes, I will ask, but what was your experience?


If it's davar ha'aveid (meaning, something that will incur significant loss) then the general rule is that you are allowed to go.
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amother




Coral


Post  Sat, Sep 08 2018, 11:26 pm
You can ask a shaila about writing.
I work in a medical office and write on chol hamoed when I work.
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oliveoil









  


Post  Sun, Sep 09 2018, 12:07 am
I would definitely go. Most people work during chol Hamoed. This is no different.
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essie14









  


Post  Sun, Sep 09 2018, 1:25 am
I always went to college classes and to work on chol hamoed. I had to take off so many days for actual chag that I could never afford to miss more days.
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Forrealx









  


Post  Sun, Sep 09 2018, 4:01 am
I'm going to my uni on Chol Moed,
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Ruchel









  


Post  Sun, Sep 09 2018, 4:37 am
Can you take all yt and all chol hamoed plus early enough Friday?
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DVOM









  


Post  Sun, Sep 09 2018, 7:20 am
My husband will be going to school on chol hamoed.
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moonstone









  


Post  Sun, Sep 09 2018, 7:45 am
No writing on Chol Hamoed? I've never heard of this. What's the problem with writing?
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