is getting out about MHC’s new kosher/halal dining facility.
An October 24 article by Associated Press writer Adam Gorlick
on connections being made between Jewish and Muslim students.
In the article Melissa Simon ’04 talks about
the value of being able to break bread together and learn about
each others’ values and beliefs. “I think a lot of understanding
and tolerance has grown out of just sitting down and eating
says Simon. The Associated Press is the world’s oldest and largest
news organization, serving 1,700 newspapers in the United States
alone. The October
issue of the Connecticut Jewish Ledger also reports on the new
dining facility. Staff writer Tracy Sullivan focuses on how
facility meets the dietary needs of the College’s observant Jews
and observant Muslims.