Jewish Greeks take over Ritchie for Passover Seder
By Jacob Schaperow
Ask Jewish students what Passover on campus means to them, and they will tell you about the stress that comes with having to get homework done, prepare for exams, and catch up on studying with up to four days out of their ...
UMD Hillel hosts panel on homelessness
By Eli Davis
Whether caused by a mental or physical disease, drug or alcohol addiction or family issues, homelessness does not care for a reason.
During the event, which was presented by Hillel and the Jews in Greek Life Fellowship, eight ...
Hillel Israel Week begins April 30th
By Joe Atmonavage
The University of Maryland will be hosting its annual Maryland Hillel Israel Week starting April 29 as a way for Jewish students to better understand the nation of Israel.
The event, which will be held at Maryland Hillel, will ...
First UMD SermonSlam to be held next month
By Jamie Weissman
The University of Maryland’s Maryland Jewish Beacon will host their first SermonSlam next month, the first event of its kind on campus.
On May 4, more than six student performers will come together for SermonSlam, an event ...
JSU does Jewish Geography: Food Edition
For one night only, Maryland Terps didn’t need a passport to travel around the world.
The Jewish Student Union’s Jewish Geography: Food Edition, held on March 12, took students’ taste buds on a trip as it celebrated ...
UMD Hillel to Participate in Good Deeds Day
By Jaclyn Turner
Seven years ago, Israeli businesswoman and philanthropist, Shari Arison thought of a day about giving back to the community and working to do good. Arison, with the help of NGO Ruach Tova, created Good Deeds Day, based on the ...
Spring break in the Mississippi Delta
By Eli Davis
University of Maryland students participated in a Hillel-sponsored alternative spring break trip to the Mississippi Delta that focused on how agriculture, poverty, education and food insecurity affects the area.
Dena Lehmann, a ...