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Launching 2nd Annual Jewish Earth Week

The environment remains as critical an issue as ever. With hundreds of world leaders meeting in Paris this month to help stop climate change – its not a marginal topic. This huge interest in the environment creates a great opportunity to bring environmental educational initiatives, programming, and awareness campaigns to campus — with a Jewish […]

Green Smoothies for Jewish Earth Week at Beach Hillel

Beach Hillel was excited to host its Picnic Tu B’shvat program on campus this year for Jewish Earth Week! Students gathered to appreciate the holiday of the trees, eating fresh fruits and the iconic dried fruits to commemorate how the earth provides us with an abundance of food, resources, and contributes to our lives. The […]

We Need Jewish Environmental Organizations on Campus

It’s time for Jewish Environmental Organizations (JEO) on campus. Call them clubs, groups, orgs, societies. Doesn’t matter. They do not exist. However, JEO’s can help galvanize Jewish students around important green issues, educate the Jewish campus ecosystem about Jewish environmentalism, provide a way for Jewish students to conect to their people and heritage, and even […]