The Daily Northwestern

Chabad House rabbi calls for donations, open dialogue in face of menorah damage

Paige Leskin, City Editor

November 7, 2014

Two weeks after the menorah in front of the Tannenbaum Chabad House was vandalized, its rabbi is looking to the Northwestern network and the local community to fund a replacement for the Jewish symbol. The harm that the menorah...

Updated: Judge dismisses religious discrimination lawsuit against Northwestern in Chabad House disaffiliation

Patrick Svitek, Reporter

December 27, 2013

A federal judge has dismissed a lawsuit against Northwestern alleging religious discrimination in its 2012 disaffiliation with Tannenbaum Chabad House. In a summary judgment filed Dec. 19, U.S. District Court Judge John Darrah said...

Hillel’s Shabbat with 10 Strangers kicks off second year Friday

Tyler Pager, Reporter

October 1, 2013

Normally a meal to spend time with friends and family, Shabbat dinner will look very different for a dozen Northwestern students this Friday when they attend Shabbat with 10 Strangers’ first dinner of the year. Modeled after...