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Hillel Names Students as Exemplars of Excellence
Eight student activists at Hillels in the United States, Russia and Israel received the Philip H. and Susan Rudd Cohen ...
, University of Illinois at Chicago By demonstrating to his fellow students that anything, are: Shai Berdugo, Northeastern Illinois University According to the Hillel professional who, on a joint campaign between the Jewish United Fund/Jewish Federation of Metropolitan Chicago and Hillels Around Chicago: Multi-Campus Center helped students and community leaders forge strong relationships and pursue tzedek (social justice) in the Chicago area. He also traveled to Kiev, Ukraine

The Big Ten Hillel Network Shabbaton
From February 22-24, the Big Ten Hillel Network Shabbaton took place at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.
The Big Ten Hillel Network Shabbaton, This guest post is written by University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign student Robbie Schnitzer, student president of Hillel at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. From February 22-24, the Big Ten Hillel Network Shabbaton took place at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. About 50 students and faculty from most Big Ten schools, of Metropolitan Chicago, who runs the JUF Lewis Summer Internship Program. Having Zaid speak

Thousands of Students Rally for Israel
From Madison, Wisc. and Bloomington, Ind. to Miami and Boston, a student delegation thousands strong traveled to Washin ...
at Columbia University and the Jewish Theological Seminary who addressed the Rally, summed up the theme, students. Monday morning 66 buses arrived at RFK Stadium, including students from Toronto, Chicago, ."This rally was an amazing success," said Eric Fish, a student at Brandeis University. "I hope

Russian Student in Missouri Wins iPod Nano
Irina Rodina, a freshman at Columbia College of Missouri.After only four weeks in the United States, Irina Rodin ...
at the University of Missouri, Columbia, which is a short distance from her own school. "Irina came to Hillel her first week of school and she's been coming back every week since," says University, Around Chicago, has invited Rodina to spend Shabbat in her city to experience its large Russian Jewish

Hillel Professionals Look toward the Future at 2004 International Professional Staff Conference
More than 400 Hillel professionals from all over the world celebrated their achievements while looking toward building ...
, Hillels Around Chicago: Columbia College, Ohio State University Hillel and Indiana University, addresses by Arna Poupko Fisher, professor of Jewish studies at the University of Cincinnati; Jonathan, at Kent State University; Or Mars, executive director of North Carolina Hillel; Melina Gimal, Hillel; Rabbi Joseph Menashe, director of Johns Hopkins University Hillel; Jeffrey Lazor, program director at Michigan State University Hillel; Misha Levin, director of St. Petersburg (Russia) Hillel

Hillel Supports Israel on Campus
Interantional Center response. Campus Activism  NEW (Towson University) Students Debate the Palestine/Israel Conflict -- Feb. 2 NEW (Arizona State University) Hillel Activists Respond to Anti-Israel Rally -- Jan. 29 NEW (Purdue University) Conflict Abroad Hits Home -- Jan. 28 NEW (Syracuse University) Jewish, Muslim Organizations Collaborate to Show Unity -- Jan. 28 Hillels Show Solidarity With Israel (Virginia Commonwealth and Loyola of Chicago) Hillel Activists Rally for Israel

Columbia Explosion Shocks Students, Campuses Respond
Hillel campuses across the country held moments of silence, prayer vigils, and lit candles to mourn the loss of the six ...
at University of California San Diego; University of Chicago Hillel; Hillel at Columbia University, programs on their campuses. University of Florida Hillel sponsored a vigil with prayers, readings, the astronauts. New York University Hillel has a memorial service planned with the Math and Science, their dreams of working together as a community alive."Hillel at the University of Texas at Austin, at the University of Florida, University of Georgia, and San Diego State University have started tree campaigns

Hillel Activists Rally for Israel and Peace
Hillel and the Muslim Student Association at Virginia Commonwealth University joined together for a peace rally.Th ...
complete list below.) Hillel at Loyola University Chicago has always had a strong relationship, Hillel at Loyola University Chicago participate in the Sharing Prayers for Mideast Peace event Jan, at Loyola University Chicago and VCU are just two examples of local Hillels' response to the Israeli, at Virginia Commonwealth University joined together for a peace rally. The Muslim Student Association (MSA) and Hillel at Virginia Commonwealth University (VCU) hadn't spoken to each other since a conflict

Russian Shabbaton Creates Community
Russian students create community at a Shabbaton.  By Jane CharneyNana Joseph didn’t know what to expect ...
the Loyola University Chicago sophomore, whose family came to the United States from Baku, Azerbaijan, event of Russian Hillel, a branch of Hillels Around Chicago that serves students and young, goal of the Russian Shabbaton is to create a sense of community," said Hillels Around Chicago Program

Proud Moments for Jewish Life in Kansas
I’m excited to see what lies ahead for me in the Hillel and Jewish world and feel truly fortunate to have found a place where I can learn, grow, and feel like I am making a difference in the world.
Proud Moments for Jewish Life in Kansas, Judaism is a religion not a career…or so I thought. Growing up in a family full of business minded people, being Jewish was my religion but I had never thought of it as anything more. In 2009 I was working for a company in Chicago and began networking, and was promoted to her current position in July 2013. A graduate of the University of Wisconsin-Madison and originally from the suburbs of Chicago, Carly is constantly amazed by how strong Jewish life