CCJ Reports

Bears’ Beat Report: Religion on Campus

Bears’ Beat Report: Religion on Campus

Amyre Makupson, CCJ Broadcast News Director

April 15, 2019


Filed under More Student Work, The Bears' Beat, Video, WMUB Programming

A soft problem college students may face is maintaining faith on campus and getting involved religiously. AGAPE is one campus ministry aiming to fill that gap. I spoke with the Vice President of the organization, Jordynn Edwards, a 20-year-old junior education major. Becoming involved with AGAPE is definitely a...

“They tried to kill us, we survived, let’s eat.” Exploring the Macon Jewish identity through food

“They tried to kill us, we survived, let’s eat.” Exploring the Macon Jewish identity through food

Emily Rose Thorne

January 24, 2019


Filed under Macon Food Story, More Student Work, Showcase, Video

When Rabbi Aaron Sataloff moved to Macon from Los Angeles last year, he had to adjust from the vibrant Jewish community he knew to the Southeast, where Jews comprise a tiny minority. To stay connected to his culture, Sataloff decided for the first time to abide by kashrut, a set of laws in the Jewish faith that applie...

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