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.

Brian Albert

When you’re a young college freshman, fresh out of a Long Island high school, a road trip can be a big adventure. Now, imagine Brian...

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Sarah Siegel

When you meet Sarah Siegel, even virtually, you immediately feel her enthusiasm for the Hebrew University of Jerusalem (HU). Her excitement penetrates the screen as...

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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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