day : 10/10/2015 3 results

The majors Jews choose

By Shira Torchinsky For the Mitzpeh @shiraatorchii When the school year starts, the usual challenges start to show up. The work begins to pile up, tests and quizzes are scheduled, and for all those taking STAT 100, those MINITAB assignments keep on coming. An added stress for freshmen — and some sophomores — is deciding what to major ...

Past students talk about why they made aliyah

By Jaclyn Turner Features layout editor @jax223 Many Jewish students at this university have close ties to Israel. While hundreds choose to get involved in the campus’ multiple Jewish cultural and policy groups, a smaller number choose to commit to something more permanent: aliyah. Enter Maryland Hillel and ask a student if they know ...

Jew You Should Know: Josh Ashkenazy

By Kirstyn Flood For the Mitzpeh @ThatsSo_Kirstyn Josh Ashkenazy encourages others to “wake up early, jump out of bed like a lion and start the day.” This idea has enabled the Long Island native to live every day anew, accept challenges and embrace all possibilities. Although undecided about his major, Ashkenazy’s love for ...