03Mar 2017

Reverse Mifgash

March 3, 2017

By Lee Cohen Today is one the most exciting days on my Shlichut as an Israel fellow. It all started about 10 years ago, when the younger me got 5 days off from the army to participate in this program named Birthright. Awesome, vacation from the army AND hanging out with those cool American kids […]

27Jan 2017

Welcome Back Shabbat

January 27, 2017

Welcome back to campus, tigers! The semester will soon be back in full swing, and with that let’s celebrate week 1 together as a community with a Shabbat celebration on campus. Below are the details for the evening. LOCATION: West Village Commons Ballroom A TIME: February 3rd, 6pm – Services, 7pm – Dinner Please RSVP […]

22Nov 2016

This is a question I had often been asked throughout my childhood, especially in school. My answer: YES! I’m not going to lie though. For the longest time as a kid, I thought Jews did not typically celebrate Thanksgiving. I come from an interfaith family where my mother is Jewish and my dad grew up […]

19Aug 2016

Hillel FAQ

August 19, 2016

To start the school year off right, here’s a brief FAQ so we don’t mix up our Hamans and our Moses’. 1) First off, what is Towson Hillel? Towson Hillel is a home for Jewish students where they can participate in tikkun olam (community service), Jewish learning, social events, holidays and Shabbat. All are welcome to […]

05Apr 2016

You are cordially invited to hear Halina Silber In honor of Holocaust Remembrance Day at Towson University Wednesday, May 4th, 2016 7:00 PM University Union, Loch Raven Room Mrs. Silber is one of the survivors made famous by Steven Spielberg’s film, Schindler’s List Sponsored by the Department of Early Childhood Education (Teaching and Learning in a […]

28Mar 2016

Jewish Leadership Cohort

March 28, 2016

I am involved in a Jewish Leadership Cohort on campus. Lee Cohen, our Israel fellow, has put together an amazing program to help inspire and encourage leadership within the Jewish community. She serves as a guide and mentor to a group of about ten. Our group has a very special connection because most of us […]

22Mar 2016

Nomalicious Luncheon

March 22, 2016

On Saturday March 5th, I, Kayla Seigelstein hosted a Nomalicious Luncheon for some fellow jews! The reason it is titled, “Nomalicious” is simply because the food was beyond incredible and it was all gone before everyone left. 20 people fit in my cozy apartment that Saturday morning as friends were able to catch up and […]

14Mar 2016

Check out this interview with team leader Aaron Stein, ’19 about the upcoming National Hillel Basketball Tournament (March 25,26, and 27th) and Towson Hillel’s team.   What you guys been doing to prepare? We’ve been going to the Park Heights JCC two or three times a week to practice and scrimmage against each other and scrimmage […]

12Mar 2016

The first All A-BOARD GAME Night was a huge success. Twenty two people showed up to the event bringing their quick reflexes and competitiveness to the floor. When it came down to game time, things heated up quickly. The game played was called Jungle Speed which is a fast paced and exciting game where each […]