Hillel Arts Showcase celebrates Jewish community through music, dance
By Krissy Harris
The Hoff Theater at STAMP Student Union was filled with excitement on Saturday night. It was Maryland Hillel’s Arts Showcase, celebrating the Jewish community at this university.
Lively chatter echoed through the theater, as an audience of about 300 people from this university's Jewish ...
Rabbi Bashevkin talks about sin at Hillel’s parent weekend
By Mohan Xu
Maryland Hillel held “Shabbat with Rabbi Bashevkin” during parents' weekend in Hillel's multi-purpose room Saturday afternoon.
Bashevkin is a scholar in residence at this university.
Before Bashevkin started to teach a class through his published book, “Sin•a•gogue: Sin and Failure in ...
Hamsa drag show brings packed crowd in a “first” for Hillel
By Maya Rosenberg
It had all the elements of a drag show: flashing lights, a skintight catsuit, thumping pop music and most importantly, a queer, Jewish drag queen.
Hamsa, this university’s Jewish LGBTQ and Allies student organization, hosted a drag show at Hillel. While Hamsa has hosted ice cream socials ...