Santa Barbara Hillel is proud to be the only campus in the western U.S. selected for a national pilot program to foster student engagement, community building, and Israel advocacy on college campuses.
This program provides a new full-time professional to focus exclusivel ...
Santa Barbara Hillel is proud to cosponsor the Herman P. and Sophia Taubman Foundation Endowed Symposia in Jewish Studies. The next event will feature Rabbi Laura Geller giving a talk entitled "Nice Jewish Girls-- Radicals, Activists, and Rabbis".
The event will take place on
Join us at Santa Barbara Hillel on Tuesday, May 27, 2014 from 5:00 to 7:00 PM for Manicure for the Cure! Cosmetology students from SBCC have volunteered to give manicures and all proceeds will go to the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society.
No need to sign up in advance, manicures will be done fi ...
Join us at SB Hillel for a day of commemoration, followed by a day of celebration.
Israel's Remembrance Day (Yom Hazikaron), Monday, May 5th at 6pm:
Gather at SB Hillel, for a short, yet intimate service recognizing those who have served in the Israeli Defense Forces and continue to do so to keep Israel safe. This wil ...
We congratulate our wonderful students at UCSB for defeating a divestment from Israel resolution. The vote in the Student Senate was 8-16 against the resolution.
Our students were very effective advocates, and the debate was civil throughout nearly the entire event. Our amazing Hillel staff worked tirelessly with the students in the days and weeks leading up to the debate as wel ...
Join us this Passover for two terrific seders and a week filled with fun Passover events.
The first night seder is April 14th. We will have a traditional seder here at Hillel led by Rabbi Evan Goodman and student leaders.
The second night seder is April 15th. This seder will be a bit more creative, entitled "Around the World in One Seder." Come ...
Student Leadership Applications are now available!! Take part in making Hillel a fantastic place to be next year!
To apply, please fill out an application and return to Amanda Solomon, Program Director, by noon on April 25th.
The application can be downloaded here:
As part of the All Gaucho Reunion (AGR) Santa Barbara Hillel will be having Alumni Shabbat on April 25th in our beautiful building! Join us for student-led services at 6:30pm, followed by a delicious, Kosher Shabbat dinner at 7:15pm.
While this is in conjunction with UCSB's reunion weekend, all alumni of Santa ...
Santa Barbara Hillel is once again a proud co-sponsor of the Santa Barbara Jewish Festival. Come visit our booth on Sunday, May 4th from 11am - 4pm! The festival is held at Oak Park in celebration of the Santa Barbara Jewish Community and Israel's 66th year of indepence.
Join us for our 5K Bagel Fun Run, benefiting the American Heart Association of the Central Coast and other community service opportunities with Santa Barbara Hillel.
When: May 18, 2014, Check-in and day of registration begins at 8:30am, Run starts at 9am
Course: The race will start and finish on Camino Pescadero. The course ru ...