October 2013 14 results

Jews Take to the Tweets

By Jessica Herman There is no denying that Americans are obsessed with social media. From Twitter to Facebook, and YouTube to Instagram, we are constantly engrossed in the latest media trends. Today, there seems to be a blog for everything, ...

Maryland at the Maccabiah

By Catherine Sheffo When Maiya Chard-Yaron steps up to the mound, she sees in tunnel vision. She visualizes her technique, focuses of keeping long and loose and decides on where she wants the ball to go just before she sends it hurtling past ...

Hillel Seeks Students for 2014 Alternative Breaks

By Zachary Mellen Hillel is currently recruiting students for its Alternative Break program, which sends Jewish students on service trips over the winter and spring breaks. The program, now in its sixth year, aims to assist students in ...

What Can You Do When Everything in D.C. is Closed

By Elena Macias While the country anxiously waits for the government shutdown to end, the many tourist attractions in Washington D.C. have become limited.  The Smithsonian museums are closed, there are no more casual bicycle rides and get-toge...