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Hillel at Washington University has hired two staff members who will participate in national fellowship programs through Hillel International.
On March 8, students and staff from WashU Hillel and Chabad on Campus present Anita Feigenbaum, Executive Director of the Chesed Shel Emeth Society, with a check for $8,374 that they raised for the cemetery restoration through the #WashUforChesed Campaign. Photo: Sid Hastings/WUSTL photos
Former Israeli supermodel Maayan Keret visited Washington Unversity last week to speak at an event organized by WashU Hillel. Keret, 40, spoke to about 80 people, the majority female undergraduates, in Holmes Lounge at Washington University, about the impact of media on the female body image. Chelsea Clinton, 35, addressed a larger crowd in the gym at Saul Mirowitz Jewish Community School, including 90 or so students in grades 3 through 8. The school was suggested to her by Missouri Rep. Stacey Newman, D-Richmond Heights, because of its reputation for having a progressive curriculum and commitment to teaching about social justice.