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How this Jewish student honors a friend during giving season

By Max Boyarsky @BoyarskyMax For Mitzpeh Mo Goldberger, a junior computer science student at this university, started a fundraiser to help the homeless population in honor of their late friend.  The fundraiser officially started in October, but Goldberger’s inspiration for the idea came much earlier. Batya Blitz, a close friend of ...

Students host homeless advocacy event at Maryland Hillel

By Harris Blum, for the Mitzpeh, @Harris_Blum Two of Maryland Hillel’s social justice fellows hosted a speaker from the National Coalition for the Homeless on April 20. David Pirtle, speaker for the National Coalition for the Homeless, took the floor in Hillel’s library in order to inform students of the problems surrounding the ...