Category: Jewish Events

Rabbi Chaim Seidler-Feller Recognized at Hillel International’s Staff Conference In Advance of His Retirement from Hillel

Last week, at Hillel International‘s inaugural Global Assembly, Rabbi Chaim Seidler-Feller, the Executive Director of Hillel at UCLA, was recognized for his 39 years of service with Hillel in advance of his upcoming retirement from Hillel this summer. “It is...

Hillel President Obliquely References Open Hillel at Hillel Conference

At last week’s annual Hillel International staff conference, its president obliquely referenced Open Hillel. Speaking in Orlando at Hillel’s Global Assembly, Eric Fingerhut, having spoken about Hillel and Israel, also seemed to have referenced some challenges that Open Hillel, which recently...

Hillel President Addresses Israel at Annual Staff Conference

Last week, at Hillel International’s new annual staff conference, Eric Fingerhut, president of Hillel International addressed the crowd concerning the challenges that Hillels, their staff members and their supporters face concerning divestment and other anti-Israel activities taking place on university...

Hillel Institute Splits Into Summer and Winter Sessions

Hillel International (formerly, Hillel: The Foundation for Jewish Campus Life) is currently holding its fifth annual Hillel Institute in St. Louis at the campus of Washington University.  In a break from the previous four years of holding a national staff...