It’s that time of year again…. Friendsgiving season
By Hannah Davidson
At Maryland Hillel’s second annual Friendsgiving Holiday Fundraiser, there were three large trays of pasta, a panini-making station and salads of every kind along one wall. Along the opposite side was a table covered with every sweet imaginable—pies, cookies, candy, whipped cream and hot chocolate...
SAFRA makes strides on campus with Sephardic students
By Dylan Spilko
The Jewish community at this university continues to expand with an on-campus group that is revamping their organization for the semester.
SAFRA, otherwise known as the Sephardic Association for Festive and Religious Activities, is a relatively new organization that aims to help Sephardic ...
Jewish comedy in television impacts society’s outlook
By Jared Beinart
For the Mitzpeh
Views expressed in opinion columns are the author’s own.
In attempts to seek appeal among its intended audience, mass media will often misrepresent races and religions with stereotypical character portrayals.
While the modern perception of Judaism is often skewed into comedic, ...