Student Groups Be a part of the greater Jewish community on campus and get involved with one of our many student groups at Maryland Hillel! Adopt a Bubbie Visit old-age homes weekly in order to give back in a meaningful way. Avirah Learn and perform Israeli dances on campus, at festivals and beyond. Challah for Hunger Braid and sell challah to benefit organizations fighting hunger. DUNK Teach youth about healthy living through after school basketball. Eruv Committee Help check the eruv to allow people to carry on Shabbat. Gift of Life Join a bone marrow registry that serves patients seeking donors for transplants. Hamsa Participate in and plan LGBTQ+ friendly events for Jewish students on campus. Hillel Greek Life Engage with Greek Jewish Terps through a variety of exciting programs. Hillel North Meet freshmen on North Campus via Shabbat Dinners, Breakfast Clubs and more! HRCT Hillel’s Rebranding Community Togetherness, redefining the role of Jewish students on campus. JFarm Educate and volunteer to inspire the community to be environmentally conscious. JHacks Join in for a weekend of innovation and stay for an all night hackathon at UMD. J Street UMD Advocate for a two-state solution and represent the Zionist left. Jewish Student Union Coordinate events including formals, bar nights, Israel Fest, and more. Kedma Take part in services, speakers and social events for Orthodox students. Kol Sasson Members rehearse and perform Jewish a cappella around the country. Mezumenet Come together with the only all women Jewish a cappella group on campus. Mishelanu Connect with Israeli and Hebrew speaking students through Israel-themed events. Mitzpeh Write or report for UMD’s independent student Jewish newspaper. NHBT Compete in a basketball tournament with Jewish students from all over the country. Ometz Join Conservative Jews on campus for social events, lively services and learning. Rak Shalom Bring excitement and quality to Jewish a cappella performances nation-wide. Ruach Take part in acitivities for Reform Jewish students on campus. Shabbat Crew Work with the kitchen to serve food and create a warm Shabbat atmosphere. Sukkah Squad Put up and take down the Sukkah behind Hillel around the time of Sukkot. Tamid Connect students with Israeli businesses to foster American commitment to Israel. Terps for Israel Educate current and future campus leaders about Israel through speakers, materials and events.