Welcome Week 2015 is upon us!

Go to the New Students page for a full list of events.

Hike to the Big C – Tuesday, August 25th, 1:30 p.m., meet at Hillel 

Picnic on the Glade – Tuesday August 25th, 6 p.m., Memorial Glade

BBQ & Jewzapalooza – Wednesday August 26, 6:00 p.m., Hillel

Challah for Hunger – Thursday August 27, 7 p.m., Hillel

Welcome Shabbat – Friday August 28, Services at 6 p.m., Free Dinner at 7 p.m., Hillel

Are a new student at Cal? Check out our New Students Page!


What will you do better this year?

High Holidays 2015

The High Holidays provide a special opportunity to reflect on the previous year and prepare for the year to come. Berkeley Hillel is offering a variety of experiences to help you kick off your year in a creative and thoughtful way:

Rosh Hashanah – Sept. 13-15

Apple Honey Cake Baking Workshop
Ted Talk Discussion: “The Power of Believing you Can Improve”
Traditional Egalitarian Services
Creative Musical Services
Festive Dinner/Lunch
Musical Tashlich

Yom Kippur – Sept. 22-23

Volunteering at “Loaves and Fishes”
Ted Talk Discussion: “Why Your Deeds Don’t Define you”
Yom Kippur Yoga: “Aligning for the New Year”
Traditional Egalitarian Services
Creative Musical Services
Food Justice Session
Class and Discussion: “How do we forgive?”
Musical Havdalah
Break fast Meal

Kosher on Campus!

Yes, you read that right.  Smoked turkey, Pastrami, and Egg Salad sandwiches are all Kosher and available NOW at:

  • The Golden Bear Cafe
  • Ramona’s
  • The Den-Unit 1&2
  • Bear Market-Unit 3
  • Cub Market-Foothill