Hillel

Previous News Items from Elon Hillel

2014-2015

Click here to read the article 'Praying with their Legs: Rabbi Abraham Joshua Heschel and the Rev. Martin Luther King, Jr.'
Click here to read about the Board of Trustees

2013-2014

Click here to read about Elon Hillel participating in "We are Elon" at College Coffee
Click here to read about Elon Hillel co-hosting Israel Fellow Liat Srur
Click here to read about co-hosting the pumpkin festival at the Elon garden
Click here to read about the MLK Jr. day of service
Click here to read about the organic farming Alternative Spring Break trip in New Orleans
Click here to read about our experience exploring Jewish faith through music with a visiting professor
Click here to read the Hillel Internation news story "seven stellar Hillels you haven't heard of" 
Click here to read about artist Diane Palley leading an art workship for Jewish students
Click here to read about the success of a Jewish alumn, Matt Goldberg
Click here to read about the class of 2014 Jewish alumnis who recieved Fulbright awards
Click here to read about the 2014 summer Birthright trip
 

2012-2013

Click here to read about Rosh Hashana in 2012
Click here to read about Yom Kippur in 2012
Click here to read about building a Sukkah on campus
Click here to read about our Shabbat dinner to end Global Hunger
Click here to read about Elon students traveling to Israel on Taglit-Birthright
Click here to read about our donors of renevating the new Hillel Center
Click here to read about the Sklut Center dedication gathering
Click here to read the Reform Judaism magazine article listing Elon as one of "The Top School Jews Choose" 

2011-2012

Click here to read about Elon Hillel's Hunger Shabbat
Click here to read about the 3 Elon Students who attended the annual Jewish LGBT conference
Click here to read about the The Sydnie Krause Hillel Alternative Spring Break Fund, established by Sydnie Krause '11
Click here to read about the experiences of Elon students in Nicaragua on the 2012 Elon Hillel ASB trip, "Elon Hillel gives back to Nicaraguan community"
Click here to read about Ruth Messinger's selection as Elon's 2012 Baccalaureate speaker
Thank you Ilana Israel for this new YouTube video of our Alternative Spring Break trip to Nicaragua.
Click here to read about $250,000 gift from Elon parents to advance Jewish Studies program!                          

The Annual Report from Hillel:  The Foundation for Jewish Campus Life features a photo and quote from Mike Gross '12:  "The great thing about Hillel at Elon University is that it is a small but growing Jewish student organization.  If you want to take the lead on something, Elon Hillel can make it happen instantly." (see pages 6-7)                                                                                                                                                        Jewish life at Elon University is featured in the new edition of the URJ Insider’s Guide to College Life

2010-2011

Click here to read the story, "Elon Hillel borrows military Torah for Jewish celebration of Simchat Torah"
Click here to read the story, OneVoice movement promotes two-state solution for Israeli, Palestinian conflict
Click here to read about "Hillel celebrates Rosh Hashanah with campus festivities" September 2010
Join Elon Hillel Class of 2014 on Facebook 
Click here to read about the experience of Elon students on Birthright Israel
Click here to see the PHOENIX 14 coverage of the 2010 Elon Hanukah party (start at minute 6)
Click here to read about how Elon Hilel sent messages of support to peers at Harvard
Click here to read about the National Science Foundation grant received by Dr. Joel Karty, one of Elon professors who is actively involved with Hillel
Click here to read about Elon's planned new Multi-faith center in Elon's Academic Village
Click here to read about Elon Hillel's "Chinese Shabbat" described in "Hillels Offer Creative Shabbat Celebrations"
Click here to read about work to establish a Jewish fraternity on campus
Click here to read about Elon's first professor of Jewish studies

2009-2010

Click here for a short video on alternative spring break in Buenos Aries March 2010
Click here for a short video on the Mock Jewish Wedding Feb. 2010
Click here to read about the wedding in the Pendulum newspaper