U-Md. Group Plants What They Preach

Jesse Rabinowitz was a freshman at the University of Maryland in 2009 when he and a few friends thought it would be a great idea to grow their own spices for Havdalah. They dug a garden in front of the Hillel Jewish student center and planted fruits and vegetables. Although Rabinowitz never got around to… Read More

U-Md. Student Government Considers BDS Resolution

The student government at the University of Maryland will hear today a resolution that urges the university to divest from companies “profiting from Israel’s occupation of Palestine.” The non-binding resolution, one of a number introduced at American universities in support of the boycott, divestment and sanctions movement against Israel, was sponsored by student government members… Read More