day : 25/04/2013 5 results

Holocaust Vigil: a JSU and Kedma event

By Laura Shaposhnikova “If good doesn't speak, evil will flourish,” said Rubin Sztajer, a Holocaust survivor. Sztajer lived through a period of the worst, most evil crimes against humanity in recent history. He is a man who stands by his words. For years, he has given speeches to people who request to hear his story. He has vowed to be a ...

WTF UMD?

By Samantha Schmieder WTF UMD is a social media project where students can directly get in touch with the Student Government Association (SGA) in order to provide them with ideas and suggestions to better the school. So far, the page has 2395 likes on Facebook and 454 followers on Twitter and although that is only a small percentage of the ...

Is the Career Center Helpful?

By Mara Bernstein As seniors are quickly preparing to graduate, the time has come for them to decide what they are going to do after May. While this can be daunting for most students, the university’s Career Center is here to help. “We try to help seniors find what they want to do after graduation in multiple ways. Through individual ...

HavdaMALLA Rocks The Mall

By Laura Shaposhnikova Students came together on McKeldin Mall in the evening of Saturday, April 20 to eat and sing their way into the upcoming week. Students enjoyed Seudat Shlishit (third meal of Shabbat) and Havdalah (ceremonial end of Shabbat) under the night sky at HavdaMALLA, a new event from the Committee for Religious Life and Hillel....

The Dalai Lama Comes to Campus

By Alexis Jenkins The Dalai Lama will headline The Anwar Sadat Lecture For Peace on May 7 at the Comcast Center. The Dalai Lama is the spiritual leader of Tibetan Buddhism. He is recognized worldwide as a prominent religious figure and won the Nobel Peace Prize in 1989. The Dalai Lama’s visit marks his 17th visit to the United States in ...