Jewish@edu – Hillel Happenings

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Check out the gallery of photos from Jewish@edu’s latest Hillel Happenings events! See photos from the Hillel Chanukah Candle Lighting, volunteering at Haven House, pizza and ping-pong, a relaxation night, Tu b’Shevat events and whirlyball.

MSU Hillel Chanukah Candle Lighting: Top row: juniors Courtney Fox and Josh Jankelovitz, both of West Bloomfield; sophomore Blair Bean, Farmington Hills; freshman Jules Levy, Marlboro, N.J.; and freshman Mallory Winick, New York. Bottom row: junior Zach Kovan, Okemos; sophomore Lauren Alexander, Sandy Spring, Md.; and freshman Hannah Margolis, Scotch Plains, N.J.
MSU volunteers at Haven House: freshman Maya Rosen, Birmingham; sophomore Sam Yarsike, Southfield; Courtney Klerkx, Novi; freshman Nicki Borovsky, Birmingham; and freshman Noa Hamer, West Bloomfield.
On Jan. 17, Jewish students from Oakland Community College enjoyed pizza and ping-pong provided by Hillel of Metro Detroit (HMD).
MSU Hillel’s First Year Student Board planned a relaxation night during finals week. Participants included freshmen Sophie Dwoskin, West Bloomfield; Hannah Margolis, Scotch Plains, N.J.; Carly Gartenberg, Springfield, N.J.; Sara Brett and Rachel Hirsch, both of West Bloomfield; and Caroline Strauss, Farmington Hills.
CMU Tu b’Shevat event: sophomores Hanna Clark, Chelsea; Angela Reich, Saginaw; Jason Gelsey, West Bloomfield; Max Miller, Birmingham; Megan Groat, Oxford; and Anna VanArsdale Hoot, Okemos.
In January, U-M Hillel’s environmental and sustainability group, Hayerukim, celebrated Tu b’Shevat with acai bowls. Noa Gafni, U-M Hillel‘s Jewish Agency for Israel Fellow, and Rebecca Grbinich, U-M Hillel‘s Social Justice Springboard Fellow, create theirs. ents learned about the holiday and discussed how to honor trees.
On Jan. 11, Jewish students from Hillel of Metro Detroit’s six college campuses came together to play whirlyball in Novi to celebrate the beginning of the new winter semester at HMD’s Welcome Back whirlyball event.
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