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Holocaust survivor leaves inspiring message to Hillel students

By Erin Garry For Mitzpeh @egarry12 Determination was the mentality that Barney Sidler needed to survive the Holocaust, and it was the overall message he instilled in students at Hillel on Monday night where he told his story of survival. Sidler, grandfather of senior Margo Bernhaut, was one of 11 family members to survive the Holocaust ...

UMD students, faculty share concerns over hate speech, safety on campus

By Dena Gershkovich For Mitzpeh @Mitzpeh Over 150 students and faculty discussed issues surrounding free speech and minority safety on campus at a forum called Free Speech and Hate Speech, organized by members of this university’s Inclusion & Respect Task Force Monday night in McKeldin Library’s Special Events room. Task Force ...

Kosher grocery store should fill empty space below Terrapin Row

By Jacqueline Hyman Editor-in-chief @jacqb58 Views expressed in opinion columns are the author’s own. When my roommates and I first visited the Terrapin Row leasing office last year, there was an enthusiastic guarantee that there were going to be useful, interesting stores filling the retail spaces below the apartments. We were told ...