Mitzpeh Matchmaker: Tamara Soleymani and Daniel Ben-Or
By Yakira Cohen
When junior government and politics and psychology major Tamara Soleymani arrived at the Maryland Dairy Tuesday afternoon for her blind date, she was surprised to meet not a new person, but a familiar face. Daniel Ben-Or, a freshman finance and computer science major, instantly recognized her from ...
Shavuot recipe: Cannoli cream frutta with Nutella and apricots
By Michele Amira, staff writer, @nicejewishswag
Shavuot aka the holiday of blintzes and cheesecake is approaching this Saturday night.
While there are so many amazing traditional Shavuot recipes like the Jews in Turkey, the Balkans, Syria and Egypt, with dishes from a rich milk pudding called muhallabeya to the more familiar blintzes, ...
Pre-Passover, kosher diner emphasizes meat days
By Camille Chrysostom, for the Mitzpeh, @Mitzpeh
Maryland Hillel, the home to kosher dining at this university, recently made changes to its Tuesday lunch menu in order to test out different dining options for students on its meal plan.
Although Hillel traditionally reserved Tuesday exclusively for dairy meals, the organization ...