He was known for his kindness, gentleness, concern for humanity. " The Hillel organization, a network of Jewish college student organizations, is named for him.One of his most famous sayings, recorded in Pirkei Avot (Ethics of the Fathers, a tractate of the Mishnah), is "If I am not for myself, then who will be for me? Hillel and his descendants established academies of learning and were the leaders of the Jewish community in the Land of Israel for several centuries. She currently works as part of the health care admin team at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center. Zohar graduated from Queens College in Spring 2015 and was the Hillel president during 2013-2014 .NEW YORK — Amy Krouse Rosenthal, a popular author, filmmaker and speaker who broke hearts when she wrote of being terminally ill and leaving behind her husband Jason, died Monday at age 51.Rosenthal had been diagnosed in 2015 with ovarian cancer.She is currently working in HR (Human Resources) in a high-tech startup company, and would be happy to speak to QC students to give them career advice or share her HR experience.
A biographical sketch can be constructed; that Hillel went to Jerusalem in the prime of his life and attained a great age.The Hillel dynasty ended with the death of Hillel II in 365 CE.Hillel the Elder’s friendly adversary was Shammai, a native of the Land of Israel about whom little is known except that he was a builder, known for the strictness of his views.He was reputed to be dour, quick-tempered and impatient.Both lived during the reign of King Herod (37-4 BCE), an oppressive period in Jewish history because of the Roman occupation of the Land of Israel.
She has successfully completed I CARE (Inquire, Connect, Acknowledge, Respond, Explore) Training from Penn's Counseling and Psychological Services to learn the signs of distress and mental health crises that can affect college students, and gain the skills essential for suicide prevention and supportive intervention.