April 2013 23 results

Fit and Frum: Two Orthodox Women’s Journey to Health

By Alicia McElhaney As bikini season approaches, men and women alike are hitting the gym, working out, toning up and eating clean in order to look great on the beach for spring break and beyond. Abundant tips can be found in magazines and online ...

Zumba with JFGH

By Katie Secret The Maryland Hillel introduced a new way to connect Jewish students with the Jewish Foundation for Group Homes this February. Students gathered at the center to exercise with and get to know individuals with disabilities. The ...

Workshop Helps Future Women Leaders

By Amanda Eisenberg An Indian, an Egyptian and a Jew walk into a room. While this may sound like the start of a tired joke, it is anything but. The Jewish-Muslim Women’s Leadership Initiative hosted 13 women on March 3 for a workshop ...

Students Hitting The Pavement

By Lauren Shaw “At first, running sucks,” said sophomore civil engineering major Kurt Rubenacker. This sentiment is fairly common within the running community and maybe even more prevalent for those who choose to avoid the sport altogeth...

Maryland Co-op Struggles to Get Your Attention

By Drew Rauso Located in the basement of Stamp Student Union, the Maryland Food Collective offers students a variety of organic, local and vegan options. While health and wellness are important to many students at this university, this health-f...

Eating Healthy on Campus

By Lauren Shaw For students at this university, finding nutritional variety and healthy options to eat on campus can be a challenge. “I walk in The Diner and think okay, I can have a grilled cheese, steak and cheese, cheese quesadilla, ...

Avoiding the Spring Break Bloat

By Rachel Barron With spring break right around the corner, the Eppley Recreation Center and Ritchie Coliseum have been packed with students trying to get back into shape for bathing suit season.  But all this hard work can be quickly ruined by ...

The ERC Brings The 90s Back

By Mary Faddoul The DeLorean time machine, otherwise known as the Eppley Recreation Center, transported students back to the 90s on Feb. 28. Unfortunately, the pop stars of the decade did not make an appearance at the event, but apart from ...

Bringing Gardening Back

By Kaylin Bugos When student groups pick a name, there are many factors to consider. For most groups, a strong negative connotation associated with the name would automatically rule it out, but Am Ha’aretz chose its name despite the connotati...

Opinion: Running on Shabbat, is it Kosher?

By Laura Shaposhnikova Attention to those among us who do not enjoy running: slowly place this article down and leisurely walk away. To everyone else: what's the deal with running on Shabbat? If you enjoy it, then it's not work, right? If it's not ...