Returning volunteers partake in day of service
By Camille Chrysostom, for the Mitzpeh, @Mitzpeh
Maryland Hillel’s Alternative Break (AB) program concluded its welcome back to school week by holding a day of service for AB students March 29.
The Alternative Break program at this university offers students a chance to spend their winter and spring breaks doing community service ...
Global Justice Shabbat inspires students to make a local change
By Natalie Koltun, for the Mitzpeh, @Nat_Koltun
The third annual Global Justice Shabbat, held on March 27 at Maryland Hillel, featured Ruth Messinger, president of American Jewish World Service, a Jewish organization that works to combat poverty and establish universal human rights in the developing world.
“It’s cool to come here ...