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JSU celebrates Purim

JSU celebrates Purim

Gabriel Kaplan, Katie Hardie, and Maria Perez Barriga

March 21, 2019

Jewish Student Union president senior Leila Raymond said she attended every annual Purim celebration meeting in the last four years, which the club celebrates by eating a Jewish pastry that symbolizes the villain in the Jewish Purim story. “Today we are making hamantaschen — an amazing pastry that r...

Jewish Student Union hosts speaker on Israel

Jewish Student Union hosts speaker on Israel

Maria Perez-Barriga, Katie Hardie, and Gabriel Kaplan

March 14, 2019

The Jewish Student Union welcomed guest speaker Amy Cytron who discussed an opportunity to travel to Israel, according to club leader senior Leila Raymond.   “We started off by doing our usual programming where we discussed upcoming holidays and we briefly discussed the plot of Purim,” Raymo...

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