Gefilte Fish Camp a Success

Incoming Jewish freshmen at Texas A&M participated in a new Aggie tradition, Gefilte Fish Camp. Held annually by Hillel and Chabad to welcome new Jewish Aggies to the community, the event consisted this year of an afternoon of fun at Lake Bryan. Coby Moscowitz, a freshman from Michigan, reflected on …

Back to School With Hillel

Hillel has a plethora of welcoming activities planned for the beginning of the 2016-2017 school year! Join us for any or all of these events! We can’t wait to see you! Move-In Day BBQ Beat the heat of move-in day as we welcome incoming students and their families on move-in …

Cadets in Israel

Twenty-five Texas A&M cadets in the Corps of Cadets visited Israel in May on the first Corps Israel Excursion. The cadets were joined by Rabbi Matt Rosenberg, Commandant of the Corps of Cadets General Joe Ramirez, and other faculty members for a ten-day trip throughout Israel. This is the first …

Howdy From the AJC Global Forum

A note from Hope Beitchman, Marketing and Communication Intern: Howdy Aggies! Last week I had the opportunity to go to AJC (American Jewish Committee) Global Forum in Washington D.C. with Danielle, Hillel’s student life coordinator. AJC is widely known for their global Jewish advocacy and at the conference we were …

Texas A&M Remembers The Holocaust

by Hope Beitchman, Marketing and Communication Intern Texas A&M ended the 2015-2016 school year with a series of events on campus that remembered the Holocaust. On April 18, Dallas-based Holocaust survivor Rosa Blum spoke to a standing- and sitting- room only audience in the Memorial Student Center. Blum’s visit was …

A&M Sports Its Largest Delegation at AIPAC Policy Conference

Eleven Aggies, including four student government leaders, attended and participated in the AIPAC Policy Conference held in Washington, D.C. March 20-22. The cohort of students and Hillel staff learned from top U.S. government and Israeli leaders about all aspect of the U.S.-Israel relationship, including top presidential candidates. On the last …

April is a Big Month for Israel at Texas A&M

Israel has been a major focus at Texas A&M this month, culminating in an Israel Fair on campus on Wednesday, April 13. On April 5, Yaniv Sagee, Executive Director of the Givat Haviva National Education Campus, the Center for Shared Society and Jewish-Arab Center for Peace, joined Hillel students and …

Aggie Israel Fair a Success

by Hope Beitchman, Marketing and Communications Intern On April 13th Texas A&M Hillel and Aggie Students Supporting Israel hosted our second annual Israel Fair in Rudder Plaza! With hundreds students in attendance, the event was a huge success! The event served as a tour through Israeli life, starting by getting …

Passover at Hillel

Hillel is excited to announce the times of our annual Passover Seders for students and for the community. Our first night seder will take place at Hillel on Friday, April 22 at 7:30 and the second night seder will take place at the home of the Vice President for Student …

Artists 4 Israel on Campus

by Hope Beitchman, Marketing and Communications Intern On Tuesday, March 8, Texas A&M Hillel and Aggie Students Supporting Israel hosted Artists 4 Israel fon Simpson Drill Field at Texas A&M University. We invited a select group of artists that are internationally recognized for their graffiti work. Their goal was to …