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KU Dining Services, KU Chabad Team Up To Open University’s First Kosher Kitchen

Lawrence Journal World - KS, Monday, February 19, 2018

...The kitchen operates under the supervision of Rabbi Zalman Tiechtel of KU Chabad to serve kosher food, meaning it has been produced or prepared according to Jewish dietary laws. “The Jewish community at KU is vibrant and is growing, and there was always a need for some Kosher food,” Tiechtel said in the news release. “We’re so thankful to the incredible people at KU Dining who are partnering with us to provide this incredible service for so many Jayhawks who now have an opportunity to come and get a delicious dinner.”…

Jewish UT Students Host Traditional Shabbat Dinner For Hundreds

Daily Texan - University of Texas, Austin, Monday, February 19, 2018

...“Here, we feel like a strong community,” Hillel Rabbi Moshe Trepp said. “We come together. If you celebrate at Chabad there might be 150 people, and if you go the Hillel there might be 150 people, but when you are surrounded by 500 people you feel like a stronger community. You’re not just a part of a group within another a group, rather you see yourself as a part of a group in its entirety.”…

Chabad On Campus Offers Birthright Israel ‘Warmline’ For Students

S. Louis Jewish Light - MO, Sunday, February 4, 2018

Registration for the upcoming summer sessions of Birthright Israel trips with Mayanot has just started. To help make it easy for local students to register Chabad has opened a telephone “warmline,” (as opposed to a 24-7 “hotline,” the warmline is staffed during waking hours)…

Anne Frank’s Stepsister Speaks Wednesday At UNF Of The Holocaust And A Childhood Friend Left Behind

Florida Times-Union, Tuesday, February 6, 2018

Eva Schloss grew up with Anne Frank, escaping as Germany invaded their adopted Netherlands homeland during World War II, then surviving the deadly Auschwitz concentration camp while the famed 15-year-old diarist did not. Now Schloss, stepsister of a girl whose diary would become a world-famous look into surviving the Nazi invasion, will offer her unique viewpoint on the Holocaust and Anne Frank Wednesday night at the University of North Florida, co-presented by the the Chabad of Southside…

Swastika Drawn In Essex Elevator

Gazette - Western University, ON, Canada, Monday, February 5, 2018

...Mordechai Silberberg, Western alumnus and Rabbi with Western University's Chabad Jewish community, went to the residence at 1:00 a.m. after he was notified of the event. He later met with a campus police constable investigating the matter, and with Malcolm Ruddock, an executive assistant to Western's President Amit Chakma and Provost Janice Deakin. "There are a lot of students, and you have a few rotten apples," he said. "But overall, we feel very secure, about our safety and security, and how the university takes these things very seriously."…

UCI Jewish Community Gets Its Own Torah And Its 304,805 Letters

Orange County Register - CA, Monday, February 5, 2018

...The Sefer Torah, a handwritten scroll of the holiest book in Judaism, was dubbed the Unity Torah and will be stored in an ark at the Rohr Chabad affiliated with UCI, said Rabbi Zevi Tenenbaum. Most college Jewish organizations have borrowed Torah scrolls and rarely commission their own, Tenenbaum said. The Torah that was completed Monday cost about $45,000, with money coming from donations by students, alumni and others…

Jewish Holiday Served As Day To Plant Trees, Celebrate Studies

Collegian - CSU Fresno, Monday, February 5, 2018

...Rabbi Levy Zirkind of Chabad of Fresno used his time to explain the significance of the olive and distinguish between the Reformed and the Chabad traditions. “It was just great to have both rabbis together. That doesn’t happen all the time that we have the Reformed rabbi and the Chabad rabbi,” Fields said. “They both have their unique approaches, and it’s great to have a variety of responses to this holiday.”…

Out & About - Jewish Heritage Night

Jewish News of Greater Phoenix - AZ, Wednesday, January 31, 2018

Caption: Students with Chabad at ASU enjoy pregame festivities at Arizona State University Basketball’s Jewish Heritage Night. Rabbi Shmuel Tiechtel and Rabbi Mendy Rimler from Chabad ASU kashered an entire concession stand to sell kosher hot dogs, soft pretzels, popcorn, cotton candy and other noshes. The group also met with Jewish basketball players on the Sun Devils team.

Campus, City Show Support For UKJewish Community After Anti-Semitic Vandalism

WKYT - Lexington, KY, Thursday, January 25, 2018

...Since the vandalism, Rabbi Shlomo Litvin said he is looking forward, not backward. Anti-Semitism and hate won't stop their mission, he said… "Never turn a blind eye to prejudice against you or against others," he said, "but we can also not let darkness be the force in our lives." A proclamation from Lexington Mayor Jim Gray declaring Thursday "Chabad of the Bluegrass Day" in honor of their good work was also read at the event.

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