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Yom Kippur holds weight for Jewish students regardless of interpretation

By Lexi Sugar Staff writer @lexi_sugar Karen Shapiro used to shudder at the thought of Yom Kippur. For her, Yom Kippur invoked feelings of stress and anxiety. Fasting seemed daunting to Shapiro, but when she was given the opportunity to learn more about the holiday, her opinion changed. “Honestly, to me, [Yom Kippur] is a very scary and ...