Hillel International presented 10 Richard M. Joel Exemplar of Excellence Awards to campus professionals and seven Drive to Excellence Awards to campus Hillels
on Wednesday, Dec. 16 at the second annual Hillel International: Global Assembly. Join us in congratulating our winners!
2015 Richard M. Joel Exemplar of Excellence Award Winners
The Richard M. Joel Exemplar of Excellence Award is given to professionals in various stages of their careers. While these exemplars hold different positions and hail from a variety of Hillels and communities, they all share a passion for enriching the lives of our students and ensuring that every facet of Hillel reflects a culture of excellence. This year's recipients are:
Sue Kurtz, Hillel at Virginia Tech
Tanya Abovich, Kiev Hillel
Maiya Chard-Yaron, Maryland Hillel
Bev Shimansky Ades, Hillel Montreal
Rabbi Evan Goodman, Santa Barbara Hillel
Shoshana Gibbor, MIT Hillel
Amir Bavler, Johns Hopkins Hillel
Rabbi Lee Moore, Hillel at Kent State University
Rabbi Aryeh and Sharona Kaplan, Hillel at UCLA
Marshall Einhorn, Brown RISD Hillel
Brown RISD Hillel Executive Director Marshall Einhorn accepts his Richard M. Joel Exemplar of Excellence Award from Hillel International President and CEO Eric D. Fingerhut.
2015 Drive to Excellence Award Winners
The Joseph Meyerhoff Awards for Jewish Educational Vision: NYU Hillel, Bronfman Center
The Great Place to Work Award: Hillel of Broward and Palm Beach
The Israel Education and Engagement Award: Hillel at UCLA
The Innovation in Fundraising Award: Texas A&M Hillel and Houston Hillel
The Award for Strengthening the Global Hillel Movement: Hillel Israel and Hillels of CUNY
The Campus Partnership Award: Hillel at Drexel University
The Philip H. and Susan Rudd Cohen Outstanding Campus Award: Queens College Hillel
Hillel professionals from Hillel Israel and Hillels of CUNY stand pose with their award at Hillel International: Global Assembly.