May 2013 7 results

Ovo Shakes Up the CP Dining Scene

By Sam Schmieder Ovo Simply Veggie offers a unique menu filled with vegetarian and vegan options for anyone interested in straying away from the normal meat-fueled restaurants in College Park. The owner of the restaurant, Derrick Chang, opened ...

Mitzpeh Matchmaker: Zoe Barth and Josh Axelrod

Senior business major Zoe Barth and junior journalism major Josh Axelrod embarked on a date on April 11, here’s how it went down. Where did you go? Who got there first?  Josh: We met at Yogiberry. She got there like a minute before I ...

Sadat Forum Sheds Light on Arab-Israeli Conflict

By Ben Strack Students, faculty and guests gathered at the Clarice Smith Performing Arts Center on April 9 for the release of a book that discusses keeping peace in the Middle East. “The Peace Puzzle: America’s Quest for Arab-Israeli ...

Summertime in CP

By Kate McNee As the majority of students leave the campus for the summer, various Jewish groups and organizations remain active, providing services and recreational activities for students staying in the area. Jewish students can look out for ...

Third Annual Hillel Basketball Tournament A Success

By Arielle Gurin Thirty-four teams from across the country joined this university to participate in the nation’s largest Jewish collegiate basketball tournament last month. Sponsored by Hillel, the tournament was part of a weekend full of ...

Israel Celebrates the Big 65

By Jamie Weissman  Brought together by strong support and passion for Israel, students at this university honored both Israel’s Independence Day and Day of Remembrance this past month. On April 15, students gathered at Hillel for a night of ...

Students Making Aliyah

By Rachel Barron  For some Jewish students at this university, exciting post-graduation plans include moving to Israel in a process known as “making aliyah.” Aliyah allows Jews to move and settle in the state of Israel, and is a part of ...