A unique and prestigious residential project in now being built in Mekor Haim Street in Jerusalem.
Posted on: January 29th, 2013News & Views → News Briefs
Last February, close to 3,000 people tuned in to watch YU's first-ever Torah Halftime Show.
Posted on: January 14th, 2013News & Views
The research she did for her paper alarmed her, and Valdary resolved to do what she could to fight Jew-hatred.
Posted on: January 14th, 2013News & Views → Israel
The model of learning draws from the tradition of like Yale, Columbia, St. John's, Oxford and Cambridge
Posted on: January 9th, 2013News & Views → Israel
Some 3,000 young Jews from around the world celebrated Birthright Israel's bar mitzvah year with a party in Jerusalem.
Posted on: December 24th, 2012News & Views → Israel
Right now, a lot of eyebrows are probably being raised as high as the champagne glasses, after Defense Minister Ehud Barak granted Ariel College his stamp of approval.
Posted on: December 16th, 2012News & Views → Global
Many Jewish school educators believe it might prove impossible to continue their programs.
Posted on: December 14th, 2012News & Views → News Briefs
"Statements attributed by The Forward to Dr. Lamm, are reprehensible."
Posted on: December 3rd, 2012News & Views → Jewish → Antisemitism
Invitations to a fictitious club saying "Jews need not apply" were slipped under the doors of students living in the Harvard University dormitories.
Posted on: November 15th, 2012News & Views → Jewish → Antisemitism
Many Jewish day school students in the U.S. and around the world today wore either red, or blue and white to show support for Israel. Still, there are those who are determined to cast Israel as the aggressor.
Posted on: November 15th, 2012News & Views → News Briefs
Photos are coming in from Australia and around the world, including the US, Canada and Israel.
Posted on: November 14th, 2012News & Views → Israel
The Resolution was introduced by Sabreen Shalabi, and seconded by Shadi Jafari, with support from Ali Abunimeh and Noam Chomsky.
Posted on: November 8th, 2012News & Views → On Campus
The Jerusalem Post's Gil Hoffman told this college audience that Iran is the issue Israelis care most about. He also told them that war is the last approach Israel wants to take.
Posted on: October 24th, 2012News & Views → On Campus
On university campuses, students have for the most part remained stalwart supporters of their original candidate, and the debates have merely informed and educated student voters. Still, it appears that many Zionist students are unforgiving of President Obama’s foreign policies, and demand that immediate action be taken in attending to Iran’s nuclear program.
Posted on: October 19th, 2012News & Views → Media
In response to Pamela Geller's anti-Jihad ad campaign, The Muslim Public Affairs Council is joining with Columbia University's Muslim Students Association to launch its own ad campaign "to showcase the Islamic principle of 'repelling evil with what is better' (Koran, Ch. 23, Surah Muminoon, verse 96)." MPAC says its campaign will "call on New Yorkers to stand together in opposing bigotry and hatred," in its effort "HeArt Over Hate: Repelling Bigotry through Art & Music." It's a clever play on words, but while it looks to deliver on its promise to be repellent, what MPAC and the MSA will be showcasing is support for brutal hatred, torture and violence.
Posted on: October 18th, 2012News & Views → Media
As college students prepare to hit the polls on November 6 - many for the first time - they will be considering a broad array of policy issues and party platforms. What drives young people to vote? How do they consider various issues? Does Israel play a role in the choices they make on election day? Israel Campus Beat interviewed pro-Israel students on campuses across the country to gauge the impact their support for Israel has on how they are preparing for Election Day.
Posted on: October 17th, 2012Sections → Business/Finance
The Israel on Campus Coalition announced a new partnership with the student-run TAMID Israel Investment Group, connecting American business students with business and investment opportunities in Israel.
Posted on: October 15th, 2012News & Views → News Briefs
For Zionist students, foreign policy, and particularly the candidates’ positions on Israel and the Middle East, play a pivotal role when choosing their candidate. For many of these students, Israel is ultimately the deciding factor in determining for which candidate they will cast their vote.
Posted on: October 3rd, 2012News & Views → Israel
A small group of Israelis, many university students, gathered outside the U.S. embassy in Tel Aviv on Monday evening in a show of support and friendship with America. The rally, organized by the pro-Israel student movement, Im Tirzu, came in response to the recent attacks on U.S. embassies across the Middle East.
Posted on: September 25th, 2012News & Views → On Campus
Israel advocates have made it clear that Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad’s visit to the United Nations will not go unnoticed. In response to Ahmadinejad’s presence at this week’s General Assembly meeting in New York, more than 15 campuses across the country have joined an awareness campaign sponsored by Hasbara Fellowships.
Posted on: September 25th, 2012News & Views → On Campus
"Some reporters are anti-Israel, others are pro-Israel and most are objective," Edelstein said.
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