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New, Veteran Hillel Professionals Share Secrets of Success at 2005 New Professionals Institute
As Hillel President Avraham Infeld welcomed 80 newcomers to the Hillel world at the 2005 New Professionals Institute la ...
-Ackerman said. University of Illinois-Chicago Program Director Loren Wells is also familiar, coordinator at St. Louis Hillel at Washington University, spent several years working in the non, the position open at the Hillel at her alma mater, Washington University, it was too good to pass up, director at Hillel at the University of Miami. "Going to NPI has been a revelation for me," agreed Vanderbilt University Hillel Executive Director Ari Dubin. "It really quieted a lot

Hillel Professionals Get "Inspired" for 2006 at Annual Staff Conference
The more than 500 Hillel professionals who gathered in Stamford, Conn., last week for the 2005 Hillel International Pro ...
won the 2005 William Haber Award for outstanding programming, with University of Florida Hillel and Loyola University Chicago Hillel also recognized with honorable mentions. The 2005 Elie Wiesel, in working for the organization.Co-chaired by University of Florida Hillel Executive Director Keith Dvorchik and Kent State University Hillel Executive Director Jennifer Chestnut, the conference's, -Feller (30), University of Michigan Hillel Executive Director Michael Brooks (25) and Ithaca College

Founding Hillel Celebrates Birthday in New Home
Students enjoy the recently opened Margie K. and Louis N. Cohen Center for Jewish Life at the University of Illinois ...
. and Louis N. Cohen Center for Jewish Life at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. It is hard to say whether the founders of Hillel realized the impact they would have on the University, in Champaign, Ill., University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign Hillel celebrated the opening of the Margie, ." With the help of the Jewish Federation of Metro Chicago, Urbana-Champaign Hillel was able to secure a multi, as they had met at the university." A month later, Hillel received an anonymous $1 million gift through

Professionals Achieve Milestones
More than 30 Hillel professionals from campuses and the Charles and Lynn Schusterman International Center achieved pr ...
at the University of VermontDavid Levy, Colgate Jewish UnionDaniel Libenson, University of Chicago HillelYasha, . Zac Kaye, who began his career at the University of Melbourne in Australia and now leads Hillel, building at University of Melbourne. Since then, they've moved on to serve Jewish students in Vancouver, of the 18,000 Jewish university students in the Greater Toronto area. Hillel Vice President Scott, :Michael Faber, Ithaca College Hillel 20 years:Amy Olson, University of Rhode Island HillelAndrea

Welcoming the 2016 Masa-Hillel Fellows
Meet the third cohort of Masa-Hillel Fellows. The six-month professional development seminar prepares current Masa Israel participants for Hillel work.
outside of Chicago, Illinois. She graduated from the teacher education program at the University, , Arizona. She graduated from the University of Arizona in 2015 with a degree in Journalism, with a minor in Middle East Studies from the University of Maryland, College Park. Prior, , Missouri through Teach for America while receiving her Masters in Education through the University, fluent German. A graduate of Michigan State University, she studied Secondary Social Studies

Chai Wire: Rejected?!
Photo of courtesy of JVibe Magazine.It’s that time of the year. You know, when seniors are watching their mailbo ...
people that I transferred from the University of Michigan, the response is usually, "What, , it's hard to imagine why someone attending a prestigious Big Ten university would ever transfer, schools like the University of Michigan offer a kind of comfort. For me, going there meant I had, 1,100 students in Buffalo Grove, a suburb of Chicago, Ill., I thought size wouldn't be an issue, was for my happiness. I chose Columbia College Chicago because it boasted a great fiction-writing

Barriers to Israel-Study Abroad Programs, Hostile Faculty Top ICC Agenda
Leading pro-Israel activists from 26 organizations discussed impediments to studying abroad in Israel and anti-Israel s ...
also publicly recognized the Rutgers University Hillel Foundation and AIPAC for their innovative, to participate in study-abroad programs in Israel. An Indiana University student who recently returned, their return. ICC members are working with university officials to eradicate these barriers, University for its Israel Inspires campaign and to AIPAC for its Midwest Israel Summit. Israel Inspires, ." Attendees hailed from throughout the country, including California, New York, Boston and Chicago

Jewish Student Injured in Northern Illinois University Shooting
Remember NIU.Last week's Valentine's Day shooting at Northern Illinois University (NIU) claimed six lives, includi ...
Jewish Student Injured in Northern Illinois University Shooting, Remember NIU. Last week's Valentine's Day shooting at Northern Illinois University (NIU) claimed six lives, including, of contact between university leadership and the surrounding Jewish community. Additionally, within, Beth Shalom of DeKalb, The Jewish Federation of Metropolitan Chicago, Hillel: The Campus Foundation, at the University of Illinois, USD/Hagshama and Rabbi Kahn's Jewish Education Team have all wired

United in Hunger and Holy Days
Students engage in dialogue at a Ramadan break-fast hosted by Miami University Hillel. When Jordan Herskovitz, a ...
, Hillel director for Loyola University in Chicago. "It's the environment we live in here, by Miami University Hillel. When Jordan Herskovitz, a University of Tulsa sophomore, sat down, on the same day," said Sarah Persitz, a senior at the University of Washington. "We thought: we'll, of friendship," said University of Washington junior and MSA public relations officer, Zakariya Dehlawi, of the University of Maryland, Baltimore County Hillel, is the stark contrast to the last lunar

Tragedy at Virginia Tech
On the day after a student murdered 32 individuals on campus, Virginia Tech Hillel Executive Director Sue Kurtz address ...
that featured President George Bush, Virginia Governor Timothy Kaine, university administrators, of the righteous be a blessing."The convocation was intended to bring the university community together, got them food. Maybe that's my Jewish instinct," Mazor said. While university officials worked, with an emergency grant of $10,000. Jewish students comprise approximately 1,200 of the university's, , the university has created a Jewish studies program which funds, in part, the Hillel on campus. Jewish