Hillel Council of New England Supporting & Connecting Jewish Life Across Campuses

Welcome to Hillel Council of New England

  • Cultural Events

    Music, Arts, Theatre and more

  • Birthright Israel

    Summer registration is now open.  Details under the Resources tab

  • Professional Developement

    Boston area IACT & Hillel Professionals share best practices. Welcome URI!

  • HCNE Student Leadership Conference

    70 students from 16 campuses made the largest conference ever a huge success!

  • March ASB in Haifa!

    See this amazing travel opportunity under Resources tab. 


Announcing the $2500 Urban Mattress Scholarship!  Click HERE for more details...


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Who We Are

Hillel Council of New England (HCNE) provides staff and programming to nine New England Colleges with emerging Jewish communities.  Our goal is to enrich students' lives with a home and a place to explore their Jewish identity during their college journey.  Whether it be celebrating Jewish holidays, learning opportunities, pastoral care, Taglit-Birthright and other service projects,  HCNE is the foundation that completes the circle of Jewish campus life.



Benjamin Barer joins HCNE at BC Hillel

We are excited to welcome Benjamin to the HCNE family!  He is the new Rabbinic Adviser and Director of Boston College Hillel. Please join us in welcoming Benjamin and click HERE to learn more about his rich background.

HCNE hosts Largest Regional Hillel Student Leadership Conference

Hillel Council of New England hosted the Regional Student Leadership Conference on November 8th at Simmons College.  It was the largest gathering of campuses in recent history, comprising of 70 students representing 16 colleges and universities from across Massachusetts and Rhode Island.  The goal of the conference was to bring Jewish student leaders together to connect and learn from each other as well as from experts in the field. To read more, click HERE.


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Regional Events

Monday, February 8, 2016 - 7:00pm
Tuesday, February 9, 2016 - 6:30pm
Friday, February 19, 2016 - 6:00pm
Sunday, February 21, 2016 - 2:00pm
Sunday, April 17, 2016 - 7:00pm

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