Monday, June 10, 2013, over 100 students and teachers from the "Julia Hasdeu" Lugoj participated at the show "Janka" by Oscar Spice mounted Hebrew State Theatre in Bucharest. The show took place in Lugoj Municipal Theatre "Traian Grozăvescu" and and it had actress Maia Morgenstern in the leading role. Janka is a theater-film, which recounts the life Janka Festinger, a Holocaust survivor, born in Sighet, Romania. The event was organized by the BanatArt, in collaboration with the Jewish State Theatre from Bucharest and National College "Iulia Hasdeu" Lugoj and was one of the events organized to celebrate the 170 years since the inauguration of the Synagogue in Lugoj.
The next day, June 11, along with other guests, 30 students from the "Iulia Hasdeu" Lugoj participated at the Synagogue from Lugoj at a discussion about the Jewish culture and civilization with actress Maia Morgenstern, director of the Hebrew State Theatre in Bucharest, Ivan Bloch, president of the Jewish Community of Lugoj and Iosif Singer, secretary of the Jewish Community of Lugoj. During this event students from the "Iulia Hasdeu" Lugoj presented the movie "History of the Jewish Community from Lugoj", film made as a history school project.