Coping with the Middle East Crisis on Campus: the Role of Hillel and Hillel Professionals in North America, 2000-2002
Publication Date: March 2003
Publisher(s): Jewish Communal Service Association of North America
Author(s): Jay Rubin
Series: Journal of Jewish Communal Service, 79-2/3
Special Collection: Berman Jewish Policy Archive
Keywords: Israel Advocacy; Campus Organizations; Dialogue
Coverage: United States
The popular perception that American college campuses are on fire is largely untrue. Yet, a majority of Jewish students are unprepared, intellectually or emotionally, to counter any level of anti-Israel tension on campus. Through a variety of strategies, Hillel is fostering a community of proactive Israel advocacy on campus.
In Journal of Jewish Communal Service, v.79 no.2-3, Winter-Spring 2002-2003.