February 2020

How to Plan an Amazing Program from A-Z

2020-03-25T14:32:13-07:00

UC San Diego Hillel's Triton Jewish Leaders gathered for a workshop to learn techniques and best practices for planning an awesome program. Lesson 1: learn how to "yes, and" - which happens to be the first rule for both improv and brainstorming! We practiced "yes, and" by coming up with ideas for a hypothetical event. [...]

How to Plan an Amazing Program from A-Z2020-03-25T14:32:13-07:00

Holocaust Speaker Ben Midler On Perseverence and Survival

2020-04-23T21:37:58-07:00

You could hear a pin drop when San Diego holocaust survivor Ben Midler spoke at USD about his teenage years spent in six concentration camps. Ben was born in Bialystok, Poland in 1928; some of his family had been lucky enough to flee Poland before the war began, but of those who remained in Poland, [...]

Holocaust Speaker Ben Midler On Perseverence and Survival2020-04-23T21:37:58-07:00

Students Dive into Jewish Learning

2020-02-21T10:45:44-08:00

Students at each of our four campuses have the opportunity to take part in the Jewish Learning Fellowship program, which is a 10-week conversational seminar for students to dive into Judaism and understand the religion in their own way.

Students Dive into Jewish Learning2020-02-21T10:45:44-08:00

UCSD Students Create “Torah Queeries” Learning Group

2020-02-21T14:24:45-08:00

As a new member of the LGBT Resource Center's Affiliates Program, UC San Diego Hillel students meet once a week in the LGBT Resource Center for a program called “Torah Queeries.”

UCSD Students Create “Torah Queeries” Learning Group2020-02-21T14:24:45-08:00

Hummus with Hussein Aboubakr: Israel Through Different Perspectives

2020-04-23T21:11:37-07:00

Egyptian writer and educator Hussein Aboubakr joined Hillel at University of San Diego recently to discuss antisemitism with students. “Everyone’s voice should be included in the conversation about combatting antisemitism," reacted Simon Mizrahi. "Hussein gave students some essential tools to guide students in their approaches.” Aboubakr was born in 1989 to an Arab Muslim family [...]

Hummus with Hussein Aboubakr: Israel Through Different Perspectives2020-04-23T21:11:37-07:00

January 2020