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Rachel Dingman

Camp Sabra
Assistant Director of Hillel, Penn State
Rachel is currently the Assistant Director of Hillel at Penn State University in Pennsylvania. She graduated from Allegheny College in 2008 with a degree in Philosophy and Psychology. After Allegheny she served 2 years in AmeriCoprs with Maine Campus Compact working on service learning and community building between college campuses and local towns. She then returned to Allegheny where she spent 5 years as an Assistant Director of Admissions and the Hillel Director. Along the way Rachel also received a Masters in Organizational Leadership with a focus in Nonprofit management from Quinnipiac University. Most recently Rachel spent the last 2 years in Israel at the Pardes Institute of Jewish Studies learning Jewish texts, exploring Israel, and getting a certificate in Jewish Experiential Education. During those 2 years Rachel spent her summer as the JCC Chizuk Fellow/ Director of Jewish Life and Learning at Camp Sabra. In her free time you can find her swimming, on the rugby pitch, enjoying the outdoors, or cooking.