University is a very important time in the development of one’s ideas and beliefs. For many students, it is the first time away from home. Even for hometown students, it is a time to form new relationships. Therefore, our community puts much importance in providing services to Jewish students.
Think of yourself in a new city or environment. You don’t know anyone in your class, even though your class is large. You are assigned a roommate, whom you have only just met. You must feed yourself, and even maybe do laundry! All this is overwhelming. You need a place that feels safe and secure and this is what Hillel aims to do. [Read more…]