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Hillel hosts annual Global Justice Shabbat with focus on prison reform

By Jenna Pierson Staff writer @jenna_pierson   Maryland Hillel hosted its seventh annual Global Justice Shabbat Friday night March 29th on the topic of prison reform. The event consisted of a Shabbat dinner with a speech and Q&A session by former New York City Police Department Commissioner and convicted felon Bernard ...

Maryland Hillel students conduct Yom Kippur services for prison inmates

By Jack Wisniewski Staff writer @jaywizzywizard Zach Dicker left Maryland Hillel  around 12 p.m. Tuesday to ensure  that he would arrive at  the Federal Correctional Institution in Petersburg, Virginia before the start of Yom Kippur. A senior finance major, Dicker drove two and a half hours with five other students to the prison so ...