December 2013 19 results

Shalom Kosher Grocery Store

By Catherine Sheffo With several grocery stores along Route 1, it seems strange to make the 10-mile drive to Silver Spring, Md. on a weekday night, but more University of Maryland students seem to be making the trip to Shalom Kosher before ...

Yiddish Is Not a Dying Language

By Mike Siegel Contrary to popular belief, Yiddish is not a dying language, said Adi Mahalel, a new instructor at the University of Maryland. “[Yiddish] is a language that, in recent years since the Holocaust, has been growing [in the number ...

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 ...

Profile: Not Yo Momma’s Judaism

By Jaclyn Turner College-aged women have plenty of questions about sex, alcohol, healthy eating and body image, and Not Yo Momma’s Judaism has created a forum for women to discuss these issues in a Jewish way. Former Hillel engagement ...

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 ...

Community Service Opportunities in Abundance Over Winter Break

By Catherine Sheffo January provides students with a break from classes and assignments, but community service doesn’t have to take a back seat during the holiday season. The winter holidays are often the hardest time of the year for those ...