Challah For Hunger addresses food insecurity stigma
Challah for Hunger, an international non-profit that has a chapter at this university, hosted a Zoom conversation addressing the stigma that surrounds food insecurity and hunger on Oct. 22 at 5 p.m.
Two guest speakers at the event spoke about food insecurity amongst college students.
Challah for Hunger and Food Recovery Network teach about food insecurity
By Laina S. Miller
Over 100 people gathered on Zoom on Sep. 24 to attend “The Food Talk: A Conversation About Food Insecurity and Food Waste.” Held by the Challah for Hunger UMD chapter and the Food Recovery Network, “The Food Talk” focused on food insecurity, particularly in college student populatio...
Jewish clubs prepare for online fall semester
Challah for Hunger board members having a meeting over Zoom. Photo courtesy of Anna Kaplan.
By Ileana Lozano
Students in over 800 clubs at this university have taken a hit from the changes brought by COVID-19, including many Jewish clubs that have had to make adjustments to operating online.
“We’re going ...
Jew You Should Know: Daniel Katz
By Lilia Abecassis, for the Mitzpeh, @Lily_Ayy
For most fraternity boys, “good sorority relations” means getting invited to different formals every semester. For sophomore Zeta Beta Tau brother Daniel Katz, it means having 4 Panhellenic chapters participate in his food drive and donate their chapter house dinner to the Community for ...
Simulation teaches students about hunger in America
By Chuck Dobrosielski, for the Mitzpeh, @chuckdobro
A local man with a criminal history broke into the corner store Thursday night, stealing several bottles of soda.
It’s fine though; it was a pretend corner store with a pretend shopkeeper selling pretend food from behind surprisingly breakable pretend bulletproof glass at JFarm’s ...