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Hillel hosts Greek life “Bar Night” for evening of social, community fun

By David Jahng For Mitzpeh @DavidJahng The chill and relaxed atmosphere of Milkboy Arthouse did not stay quiet long, as prospective and current members of Jewish fraternities and sororities flooded the room for Hillel Greek Life’s first annual “Bar Night” Tuesday.     By 10 p.m., over 70 people were drinking, dancing and chatting ...

Ben & Jerry’s founder uses business to advocate social change

By Chidinma Onuoha Staff writer @Omniwriterpen Jerry Greenfield, co-founder of Ben & Jerry’s, spoke of the correlation between business and advocating for social change in Hoff Theater on Tuesday. The event was hosted by Voices of Social Change, a campus program which provides a storytelling lecture for students. The program invites ...

Hillel students donate money to D.C. organizations via Slingshot

By Mojan Najmabadi Students from this university played philanthropist last month and selected their top picks for innovative Jewish organizations in the Washington metropolitan area. About a dozen students came together at Hillel on Oct. 21 to vote and decide which organization out of 18 groups selected by the Slingshot Fund should ...