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Hillel welcomes Israel Week with special Shabbat dinner, local comedians

By Tori Bergel For Mitzpeh @Mitzpeh Maryland Hillel welcomed students to a special Israeli-themed Shabbat dinner Friday night to kick off Israel Week 2018. The first thing students noticed walking through the front door of the Rosenbloom Hillel Center were the decorations. There was a wall shaped like the Israeli flag with 70 knots tied on ...

Leslie Jones gets laughs from all at ridiculous Thursday night show

By Jake Baum For the Mitzpeh @JakeatUMD On Thursday night, Saturday Night Live’s Leslie Jones had everyone in The Stamp Grand Ballroom laughing with her crazy, loud and hilariously-disjointed brand of humor. At the beginning of her show, she made sure to explain to the audience that it would be “nothing like SNL” – which made it that ...

Stewart Satisfies Students’ Appetites for Laughs (Oct. 13, 1999)

By Jessica Zelig & Lauren Berger The Jewish Student Union (JSU) and Student Entertainment Events (SEE) co-sponsored an event which brought comedian and actor Jon Stewart to campus Sunday evening, Oct. 10. JSU/SEE Liaison Rena Arnon said, "We like to sponsor events like these because we like to be known as a group that supports programs ...