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Hillel Names Four Students to Board of Directors

Four new student members have been selected to join the Hillel International Board of Directors . Ruthie Charendoff (Northwestern University), Marisa Fernandez (Appalachian State University), Kevin Lieberman (University of Michigan) and Sami Rahamim (University of Minnesota) were selected from 17 applicants nationwide.

Hillel on the High Seas

With the use of their new boat, Eckerd College Hillel’s Scubi Jew has adopted two coral reefs, and will make repeated dives to clean them.

Ambassadors for Inclusion

The Inclusion Ambassadors, made possible thanks to a new partnership with the Ruderman Family Foundation, have launched groundbreaking new conversations about disability inclusion at Hillel.

Equipping Jewish teens for the next stage

I am writing this blog post from Dallas, where I have just arrived to join some of the most engaged and committed American Jewish high school students who are attending United Synagogue Youth’s (USY) 2016 International Convention (IC).

Meet Anna Levin Rosen

Hillel International introduces you to rabbi and executive director at the University of Chicago Hillel, Anna Levin Rosen.

Meet Joel Bond

Hillel International introduces you to Joel Bond, Springboard Fellow in Innovation at Beach Hillel.

Meet Jacob Salem

Hillel International introduces you to the first deaf Hillel professional Jacob Salem, program director at Gallaudet University Hillel.

An Opposing View on Campus Life for Jewish Students

By focusing only on isolated incidents of antisemitism and anti-Israel activity, and minimizing all the positive aspects of Jewish life on campus, these efforts distort the real picture of campus life for Jewish students.