Upcoming Events and Opportunities:
Welcoming: Dubi Lenz, Schusterman Israeli Artist
September 17th, 2014, 5:00pm – 6:00pm
Dubi Lenz is the Schusterman visiting artist in residence this fall at Northeastern, hosted by the music department and Jewish Studies department. Lenz is an international leader in the World Music scene, with a distinguished career as a radio broadcaster and music festival producer. From New Zealand to the Ivory Coast to Denmark, Dubi has been a producer and broadcaster on Israeli music around the world, and is co-artistic director of Israel’s largest music festival, the Red Sea Jazz Festival summer edition. We will work with Lenz to do innovative and dynamic Israel programming while he is in Boston in fall 2014. He is currently teaching a course on festival and concert promotion through the lens of world music and is looking forward to being actively engaged with the Northeastern community.
For more information, contact Prof. Jenny Sartori at email@example.com.
Apply for an internship with CAMERA!
Open to any students who are knowledgeable about Israel, share CAMERA’s philosophy about Israel, and want a paid internship.
We pay a stipend of $1000 for full time, and pro-rate it with flexibility based on their schedule. We need help with a wide variety of tasks such as blog writing, shipping/packaging, data entry, video editing, web site updating, powerpoint work etc. Students are given a blend of necessary tasks and opportunities to write or use other skills that they may have. We have flexibile hours.
This could be great for a student over winter break if they are in the area then as well!
If interested, please let Ariel Scheer know, at firstname.lastname@example.org.
CAMERA’s website: http://www.cameraoncampus.org/
Presentation by Alex Cicelsky of Kibbutz Lotan
November 10th, 2014
Alex Cicelsky is a founding member of Kibbutz Lotan, one of two Reform Kibbutzim in Israel, which houses a Center for Creative Ecology. Alex can share his personal experience working with the Global Eco-Village Network, the Reform Movement in Israel, Reform Zionism and Jews around the world can live out their values through Eco Zionism. We plan to partner with the Middle East Studies department, the Jewish Studies department, Huskies for Israel and Husky Environmental Action Team (HEAT.)
Past Fall 2014 Events:
The Amazing Israel Race
September 14th, 2014, 1:00pm
The Amazing Israel Race is a fun-filled day of students, families, and young adults gathering for an extravagant Israeli-themed scavenger hunt in Boston. The first three teams (of four people each) to complete all of the action tasks receive great prizes — such as $800 towards a flight to Israel, SodaStream drink maker, $100 Israeli shopping spree, as well as trivia prizes!
Before and after the race, there will be a Get Back to Israel Program Fair, with info on scholarships and opportunities for all age groups, plus a light Mediterranean meal. Northeastern University will have a team at the Race.
Fall Kickoff & Birthright Alumni Reunion
September 8th, 2014, 6:30pm – 8:30pm
Did someone say FREE FOOD AT 5 Napkin Burger, AWESOME PEOPLE and an AMAZING TIME? That’s right! Join us for our annual HFI Fall Kickoff and Birthright Reunion. Come enjoy great food, meet new people, hang out with old friends, and prepare for an exciting year!
And a special shout out to everyone who went on either of the Northeastern Birthright trips this summer–come hang out with everyone from your trip! Feel free to stop by anytime between 6:30pm and 8:30pm and be sure to spread the word. Private room at 5 Napkin Burger in the Prudential Center on Huntington Ave (a few blocks from Northeastern).
Birthright Recruitment & Info Session
September 8th – 10th, 2014
Birthright registration for the winter 2014 trips opens on Monday Sept 8 at 12 pm for returning applicants and on Tuesday, Sept 9 at 10 am for NEW APPLICANTS! Apply at www.AwesomeIsrael.com. You can pre-register HERE.
Join us on Wednesday, Sept 10 at 8:30 pm in Curry 333 for a Birthright Info Session. Interested in coming to Israel with NU Hillel this winter? Join us on Wednesday 9/10 to learn all about your FREE TRIP to Israel! Hear from trip alumni about their experience and be part of a Q&A with an Israeli tour guide! Invite your friends!
Travel to Israel this Winter!
Calling all new students!
Love Israel? Want to hang out with other Pro-Israel students? Want to participate in fun events and make a difference? Join Huskies for Israel! Keep an eye out for us at the orientation summer activity fairs, and be sure to like us on the social media.