Hillel in the News

Here is a collection of local and regional news features that include Hillel at Texas A&M, with the most recent stories at the top:

Walk to Honor Holocaust Victims and Raise Awareness on Campus, The Batt, April 20, 2017

Warrior Weekend Draws Jewish ROTC Cadets Around US, The Batt, April 16, 2017

Jewish Military Cadets Gather in College Station for Warrior Weekend, KBTX, April 15, 2017

Texas A&M Welcomes Cadets for Jewish Warrior Weekend, The Eagle, April 15, 2017

A&M Corps Holds Jewish Warrior Weekend, Texas Jewish Post, March 30, 2017

Program Helps Change Lives of Veterans Through Recreational Trips, The Eagle, March 24, 2017

Hillel Center to Host Heroes to Heroes for Veterans Presentation, The Batt, March 23, 2017

New Imam Joins B-CS Muslim Community, The Batt, March 1, 2017

Former Israeli Soldiers Share their Experiences at A&M Hillel, The Batt, February 22, 2017

Weber Grad Reunites Holocaust Survivor, Texas A&M, Atlanta Jewish Times, February 21, 2017

College Students Help Prepare Next Generation of Pro-Israel Activists, Jewish Herald-Voice, February 16, 2017

Holocaust Survivor Welcomed Back to A&M, The Batt, January 26, 2017

Holocaust Survivor, Texas A&M Graduate Speaks Out 70 years Later, The Eagle, January 26, 2017

Aggie Holocaust Survivor Returns to Share Memories, The Association of Former Students, January 24, 2017

A&M Hillel to Host Survivor, A&M Graduate, The Batt, January 24, 2017

BCS Faith Organizations Share Building During Road Construction, KBTX News, January 9, 2017

Bittersweet Transition: Members Look Forward as Church Forced to Move, The Eagle, January 6, 2017

Prospective Jewish Aggies Invited to Open House, Jewish Herald-Voice, January 5, 2017

 

2016

Rabbi Rosenberg at Iola High School, The Examiner, December 10, 2016

Texas A&M Rabbi Confronts White Supremacist, New Voices, December 9, 2016

Jews, Muslims Join Together to Protest White Supremacist’s Texas A&M Visit, Haaretz, December 8, 2016

Texas A&M Jews Cheer Their Rabbi for Standing Up to White Nationalist Richard Spencer, The Forward, December 8, 2016

Guest Column: A Story About Sderot, The Batt, December 1, 2016

Peaceful Protest, ‘Aggies United’ Other Options to Alt-Right Co-Founder’s Dec. 6 Speech at Texas A&M, The Texas Jewish Post, December 1, 2016

Richard Spencer’s Host at Texas A&M is the Country’s “Strongest Skinhead”, Texas Tribune, December 1, 2016

White Nationalist Richard Spencer Slated to Speak at Texas A&M University, Houston Chronicle, November 29, 2016

White Power Leader’s New Target: Colleges, Inside Higher Education, November 28, 2016

Will Alt-Right ‘Heil Trump’ Leader Speak at Texas University?, The Forward, November 26, 2016

White Nationalist Richard Spencer to Speak at Texas A&M, Stoking Angst, Austin American-Statesman, November 23, 2016

Local Religious Leaders Unite, KAGS News, November 16, 2016

Holocaust Survivor Shares Experiences, The Batt, November 3, 2016

Holocaust Survivor Speaks in College Station About Bettering the World, KBTX News, November 2, 2016

Holocaust Survivor Shares his Story, Advice With Crowd at Texas A&M, The Eagle, November 2, 2016

Holocaust Survivor to speak at Texas A&M, The Batt, November 1, 2016

Hillel at Texas A&M to Host Holocaust Survivor Max Glauben, Texas A&M Today, October 26, 2016

Texas A&M Offers Free High Holy Days Services and Meals to Students, Jewish Herald-Voice, September 15, 2016

Gefilte Fish Camp Lures in Texas A&M Jewish Freshmen, Jewish Herald-Voice, September 8, 2016

I’m a Jewish Cadet in Texas — and College Has Been Anti-Semitism Free, The Forward, August 30, 2016

Locals and Texas A&M Students Stand Together in Demonstration Against Hate, July 15, 2016

A&M Hillel to Hold Vigil in Remembrance of Holocaust Victims, The Batt, May 2, 2016

Texas A&M Expands Knowledge of Israel During Monthlong Focus, Jewish Herald-Voice, April 28, 2016

Survivor Tells Texas A&M Students Destiny Saved Her From The Holocaust, KBTX News, April 18, 2016

Holocaust Survivor Visits Campus, Shares Journey to Liberation, The Batt, April 18, 2016

Tarlow Tapped to Serve on Texas Holocaust and Genocide Commission, The Eagle, April 16, 2016

Israeli, Palestinian Organizations Clash at Campus Pro-Peace Event: Brief Tension Between Student Groups Resolved Peacefully, The Battalion, March 10, 2016

A&M Subs Haifa Marine Research Facility for Nazareth ‘Peace University’ Campus Plans, Texas Jewish Post, January 21, 2016

Aggie Jewish Open House to Bring Students to A&M, Jewish Herald-Voice, January 21, 2016

Two Texas Hillels Honored, Jewish Herald-Voice, January 7, 2016

 

2015

Mazel Tov to Hillel’s 2015 Award Winners, Hillel International News & Views Blog, December 22, 2015

Partnerships Trump Boycott, Jewish Herald-Voice, December 17, 2015

A&M’s Hillel Puts on Hanukkah Celebration, Texas Jewish Post, December 17, 2015 (not online)

New Texas A&M President Spends Shabbat with Students at Hillel, Jewish Herald Voice, December 17, 2015

Menorah Lighting United Jewish Community on Texas A&M Campus, The Eagle, December 8, 2015

An Homage to Heritage: Jewish Students to Take Free Trip to Israel, The Battalion, December 7, 2015

Aggies Pass Another Pro-Israel Student Government Resolution, Jewish Herald Voice, October 22, 2015

Week-Long Jewish Holiday Ends Sunday, The Battalion, October 1, 2015

Texas A&M Jewish Community Observes Holiest Day of the Year, The Battalion, September 23, 2015

Candelight Vigil Held in Honor of South Carolina Shooting Victims, The Battalion, June 25, 2015

Hillel Building ‘Renaissance’ at Texas A&M, Texas Jewish Post, May 7, 2015

A Great Time to Be a Jewish Aggie, Texas Jewish Post, May 7, 2015

Aggies Take Action to Prevent BDS, Celebrate Israel, Texas Jewish Post, May 7, 2015

Invest in Israel Advocacy, Jewish Herald Voice, April 30, 2015 (op-ed)

Texas Alumni Help Defeat BDS Resolution on Campus, Texas Jewish Post, April 30, 2015 (includes mention of A&M’s pro-Israel resolution)

Anti-Israel Divestment Defeated at University of Texas, Jewish Herald Voice, April 30, 2015 (includes mention of A&M’s pro-Israel resolution)

U. of Texas Divestment Resolution Falls with Help from Jewish Alumni, JTA, April 29, 2015 (includes mention of A&M’s pro-Israel resolution)

Group Holds Fair To Raise Israeli Support, The Battalion, April 23, 2015

Israeli Support Finds Home at Texas A&M, The Battalion, April 22, 2015

Compassion is Imperative to a Life of Faith, The Eagle, April 18, 2015

Schepps Foundation to Fund A&M Holocaust Teaching Fellowships and Intern Programs, The Jewish Herald Voice, April 16, 2015

Jewish Organization Holds 24-hour Vigil for Holocaust Victims, The Battalion, April 16, 2015

Aggie Hillel Hosts Holocaust Remembrance Day, KAGS News, April 15, 2015

USC Shoah Foundation and Texas A&M University To Develop Teaching Fellowships and Intern Program, USC, April 14, 2015

Texas A&M Rabbi Receives National Award at AIPAC Conference, The Jewish Herald Voice, April 2, 2015

Film Shows Inner Workings of Haredi Culture, The Battalion, March 9, 2015

Jewish Holiday of Purim to Close Thursday, The Battalion, March 5, 2015

Israeli Soldiers Share Testimonies: Hillel Hosts Speakers From StandWithUs, The Battalion, February 18, 2015

 

2014

Jewish Community in Aggieland Coming Together to Celebrate Hanukkah, The Eagle, December 14, 2014

Holocaust Survivor Shares Experiences from Four Concentration Camps, The Battalion, December 4, 2014

Survivor of Four Holocaust Camps to Share His Story, The Battalion, December 3, 2014

Religious Panel Prompts Faith, Theological Discussion, The Battalion, November 20, 2014

Hillel Students Bake Challah to Fight Hunger, The Battalion, November 18, 2014

Speakers Stress Importance of Strong U.S.-Israeli Ties, The Eagle, November 11, 2014

Hillel Jewish Student Organization Visits Rangel Lab and Apiary, Department of Entomology News, October 7, 2014

Jewish New Year Reminds Students of Old Traditions, The Battalion, September 23, 2014

Reservists Called Up For Next Hamas Frontline – US Campuses, The Times of Israel, September 22, 2014

Pro-Israel Group Set to Make Debut, The Battalion, September 15, 2014

Aggie Hillel to Recognize Deaths of Israeli Teenagers, The Battalion, July 4, 2014

Rabbi Matt Rosenberg Takes The Reins, The Jewish Herald-Voice, April 24, 2014

Glauben Shares Story of Holocaust Survival With A&M Students, The Eagle, April 10, 2014

Holocaust Survivor Believes in the Strength of Generations to Come, The Battalion, April 10, 2014

Be an Upstander: Holocaust Survivor’s Story Shapes Generation, The Battalion, April 9, 2014

Ancient Tradition in the Modern Day, The Battalion, January 16, 2014

Texas A&M Hillel Roundup, Texas Jewish Post, January 2, 2014

 

2013

Jewish Groups Unite to Celebrate Hanukkah, The Eagle, December 3, 2013

Community Relives History With Holocaust Survivor, The Battalion, October 10, 2013

Holocaust Survivor to Share Tale of Escape, The Battalion, October 6, 2013

Football Fast: On Yom Kippur, Keeping the Faith in the Aggies, Wall Street Journal, September 12, 2013

When The Big Game is on The Big Day, Southern & Jewish – MyJewishLearning.com, September 3, 2013

New A&M Hillel Leader Draws on Disaster Management Experience to Lead Jewish Aggies, The Jewish Outlook, September 1, 2013

Aggies Say “Howdy” to Rabbi Matt Rosenberg, Texas Jewish Post, August 15, 2013

New Rabbi Embraces Aggieland, The Battalion, August 13, 2013

New Rabbi on Aggie Quad, Jewish Herald-Voice, August 8, 2013