UNLV Hillel Celebrates Sukkot on Campus

The Hillel Jewish Student Center and Chabbad of UNLV hosted a Sukkah on Campus for students to come and Celebrate Sukkot.  While shaking the Lulav and Etrog, students attached a GoPro to the Lulav to allow us to experience the Lulav’s point of view during the holiday.  Please enjoy this …

UNR Hille Update

I am very pleased to inform you that Liza Abrams, a Senior at UNR and President of Hillel of Northern Nevada, has been appointed a Student Representative to the Board of Directors of Hillel International.  

Liza’s appointment comes as a result of her tremendous leadership and commitment …

LEADS Retreat - The 1st Step in our Journey

A perfect way to start a Jewish new year:

  • Wake up really early on Sunday (8:30 considered really early on a day off),
  • Put on really (not comfortable, but who cares) fabulous high hills,
  • Drive 20 min to a futuristic building with night club lights.

All of this to spend 3 hours of my li…


The 3rd Annual JCC Kosher BBQ was a huge success as more than 1,000 community members came out for a fun day of food, festivities and fun at Temple Beth Sholom…as well as to “taste” the BBQ specialties of more than a dozen teams! 

Kol HaKavod to Leonard Stone, President of the JCC;…

JewEL Softball Team Takes a Win!

As Major League Baseball prepare for another Fall Classic with the playoffs starting last week, there was a heightened sense of excitement amongst the JewEL Ducks upon arriving at the field  Monday night.

With only 3 returning Ducks from last season, the first few games were everything but…