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Hogan’s chief legislative office shares his experience in Israel with Maryland students Monday night

By Jack Wisniewski @Jaywizzywizard Staff Writer   On Monday night, Chris Shank, Gov. Larry Hogan’s chief legislative officer, spoke about his experience visiting Israel alongside Hogan. Shank showed a slideshow and presented his original speech to around 30 students in the Rosenbloom Hillel Center. “When I joined the ...

Obama’s record on Israel stellar despite claims to contrary

By Jake Baum @JakeatUMD For the Mitzpeh (Photo Credit: Wikipedia via Official White House Photo by Lawrence Jackson) “It would be a moral failing on my part if we did not stand up firmly, steadfastly - not just on behalf of Israel’s right to exist, but its right to thrive and prosper.” Who said this? While the Republican Party ...

University of Maryland Hillel hosts Family Weekend 2016 for the university’s Jewish community

By Uyen Nguyen @uyenhanhnguyen For the Mitzpeh Maryland Hillel hosted the 2016 Family Weekend this past week. Ninety families attended Family Weekend this year, “a 25 percent increase from last year,” said Shuli Tropp, Hillel’s director of institutional advancement. Since this university's Family Weekend usually falls on Yom ...