Rabbi visits Hillel for discussion about courage, leadership
By Nick Albicocco
Maryland Hillel received a visit on Feb. 25 from Rabbi Dr. Yossi Kastan, who spent an hour empowering students with a discussion about courage and leadership, overcoming fear and perfectionism and acting yourself.
The event marked Kastan’s first speaking appearance at a university, and ...
Ruach hosts night of music, discussion of prayer at Hillel
By Jacqueline Chase
Students gathered for an hour of song and discussion at Hillel Tuesday night to explore music in the context of prayer.
Ruach, the Reform student group at Maryland Hillel, invited students to a program, titled “Songful Tefillah: Lecha Dodi,” to discuss the connection between the ...
UMD students, faculty address racial issues during roundtable discussion
By Ben Cooper
Three students and two professors at this university examined racial topics Thursday night in a roundtable discussion at Juan Ramon Jimenez Hall.
The event was hosted by Maryland Discourse, a non-partisan, politically neutral organization on campus that aims to create a more aware and engaged society, ...