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 ...
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.
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 ...
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 ...