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Hillel gets ready for its latest alternative winter break season

By Clarice Silber Maryland Hillel’s alternative winter break program will return this winter and take students on trips to Las Vegas, Israel, Ethiopia, and for the first time, Oklahoma City. Hillel’s alternative winter break programs are ...

SHABAM 2013 A Success

By Sara Goodwin The Maryland Hillel hosted its eighth annual Shabbat Across Maryland (SHABAM) dinner Friday. Shabbat is a weekly day of rest for Jewish people that starts Friday at sundown and ends Saturday at sundown. A Shabbat dinner is how ...

Jewish Student Union Hosts Second Annual 5K for Israeli Charity

By Hayley Goodman The University of Maryland’s Jewish Student Union hosted its second annual Race Your Heart Out: 5K for Save a Child's Heart (S.A.C.H) on Sunday, Nov. 10 on the Chapel Field on campus. “A big part of JSU is community ...

Terps for Israel sits down with Steny Hoyer

By Adam Barry It is not an everyday occurrence for a Congressman to take time to sit down with students, but one group at the University of Maryland got that opportunity this semester to talk politics with one of the nation’s leaders. Terps ...

Visiting Rabbi Joel Alter discusses interpreting the Torah

 By  Zachary Mellen Judaism is an interpreted religion, not a biblical one, said Rabbi Joel Alter of the Jewish Theological Seminary in New York. Alter held a discussion in the University of Maryland Hillel library Nov. 12 that sought to ...

Kedma’s Third Annual Kedmatillion

By Clarice Silber Kedma will host its third annual Kedmatillion: The Casino and Auction Gala Dec. 7, bringing together the Orthodox and Conservative Jewish communities for a night of casino games, dinner and an auction. The Kedmatillion gala ...

The Maimonides Program Celebrates 10 Years on Campus

By Clarice Silber This year marks the ten-year anniversary of the Maimonides program at the University of Maryland. The Maimonides program is broken up into two levels, including Maimonides One and Maimonides Two. Students that partake in ...

Jewish Women’s Leadership Conference

By Bethany Hooper The Jewish Women’s Leadership Conference hosted by Maryland Hillel focuses on women in the workforce, teaching women new skills and connecting with women in businesses around the area, according to Corinne Bernstein, the ...

Hillel celebrates last night of Hanukkah with “Winter Wonderland”

By Erica Tropp For the first time, Maryland Hillel is celebrating the final night of Hanukkah on December 4, by hosting a party they are calling Hanukkah Winter Wonderland from 8 to 10 p.m. The party will be in the form of a carnival with ...

Eat Your Way through College Park

By Erica Tropp The Sigma Delta Tau sorority held their annual philanthropy event, SDT Your Way Through College Park, on Saturday, and the event was more popular than ever before among Maryland students, according to SDT Vice President of ...