Challah for Hunger

We’re so excited to announce the launch of our chapter of Challah for Hunger under the leadership of Hillel student board member Hannah Humbert. Challah for Hunger is a nationwide organization affiliated with Hillels where students prepare, bake, and sell challah to support local charities. Our first test sale was …

Sukkot at Hillel

Following the High Holy Days, Hillel students looked forward to celebrating Sukkot in Aggieland’s highest sukkah! The young men of Sigma Alpha Mu assisted in assembling the Hillel sukkah on the second floor patio of Hillel overlooking Kyle Field. A group of students then decorated the sukkah with paper chains, …

Summer Camp Jobs

Camp Young Judea The rain is here, fall is upon us and next summer seems so far away, but at CYJ, we are already gearing up for summer 2015!  Work opportunities at CYJ allow you to meet and spend the summer with almost 150 staff from all over the world.  Positions range from counselor, lifeguard, photographer …

Aggie Students Supporting Israel Launches

On Monday, September 15, Aggie Students Supporting Israel was officially launched with an evening event featuring three incredible speakers.  Student Body President Kyle Kelly gave a wonderful talk about his own love of Israel and his two trips to the country.  While our keynote speaker Congressman Bill Flores had to …

Birthright Registration is Open

We’re excited to announce our winter free Taglit-Birthright Israel trip for Jewish Aggies!  Registration is now open for the trip which will take place during A&M’s winter break.  The trip is completely free except for airfare to the departure airport, probably JFK in New York.) The small deposit is completely …

Meet Shira

Thanks to support from Hillel International and the Jewish Agency for Israel, Hillel at Texas A&M has been blessed with a visitor, an experienced Israel Fellow named Shira Prigat who spent two years working at Hillel Montreal in Canada.  Shira’s timing could not have been better for she arrived just minutes …