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Hillel at Washington and Lee

A "Small and Mighty" Campus of Excellence

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Washington and Lee Hillel is established to provide facilities, guidance and organization for religious, cultural, educational, social community service and interfaith activities for Jewish students and Washington and Lee University. W&L Hillel is dedicated to building Jewish identity while nurturing intellectual and Spiritual Growth.

Washington and Lee Hillel Values

  • Creating a pluralistic, welcoming, and inclusive environment
  • Fostering student growth
  • Balancing the need for both a distinctively Jewish and universal human identity
  • Pursuing tzedek (social justice), tikkun olam (repairing the world), and Jewish learning
  • Supporting Israel and the global Jewish community
  • Committing to excellence, innovation, accountability, and results

Upcoming Events

Date Event
Apr 23
Accepted Students open house and smoothies
Hillel Multipurpose Room, 2:30 PM
Apr 25
Shabbat Shalom and Dinner
Hillel Multipurpose Room, 6:00 PM
Apr 26
Yom Hashoah Commemoration
Hillel Multipurpose Room, 11:00 AM
Apr 29
Movie / Lecture: Paper Clips
Stackhouse Theater, Elrod Commons, 7:00 PM
May 1
Henry Ruston, survivor of the Warsaw Ghetto
Hillel Multipurpose Room, 5:00 PM
May 2
Hillel Alumni Dinner
Hillel Multipurpose Room, 1:00 PM