Spotlights

Our HU alumni in the U.S. compose a vibrant community that continues to innovate and push to better the world. Catch up and see how HU impacted some of our alumni and what they’re up to now.

Steven Rosenberg

At the beginning of 2020, Steven Rosenberg visited his first granddaughter, Bracha Maayan, in Israel. In a way, Steven’s most recent journey to Israel really...

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Guido Weiss

It began on a Taglit trip in 2008. During an excursion in Jerusalem, Guido Weiss’s group madricha pointed towards Mount Scopus and said, “This is...

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Juan Martinez

It was love at first sight for Juan Martinez. Juan fell in love with Israel on a Birthright trip during his first year at Indiana...

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Diane Samuels

A language class led Diane Samuels to the Hebrew University. “I was an undergraduate at the University of Rochester, enrolled in a Hebrew language class....

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Marah Altenberg

After participating in the United Synagogue Youth’s (USY) Pilgrimage program, a 6-week trip to Israel for high school students, Marah Altenberg was steadfastly smitten with...

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Eran Nussinovitch

The Hebrew University of Jerusalem (HU) has always been an integral part of Eran Nussinovitch’s life. His father, Professor Amos Nussinovitch, is a Professor of...

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