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Australian Jewish College Director Suing over Claims She Pressured Abuse Victims Not to Complain

Back on February 11, 2015, the Australian ABC network reported on Nechama Bendet's testimony to the Royal Commission that day, admitting it was a mistake that Yeshivah College had never apologized directly to Manny Waks, a student who had been sexually abused by a guard.

Coming Home: Jewish Secondary Schools Opening in Düsseldorf, Munich

On May 19, 1943, Germany was declared Judenrein (clean of Jews), with no Jewish high schools. Now we're back to three, and counting.

More Than 100,000 Students in NY Jewish Day Schools, Yeshivot

The 2015-2016 school year saw a breakthrough of more than 100,000 students in Jewish schools in New York City.

Hebrew University Launching Israel’s First Wine Making Course

An innovative boutique program offers professional training in growing, producing and analyzing wine, as well as winery management.

Bennett Relying on Orthodox to Lead Israel’s Jewish Identity Project for Diaspora Youth

The fact that the first two of these organizations is completely Orthodox, while the third varies from one campus to another has irked many, in Israel and abroad.

Rare Roman Period Frescoes Discovered in Galilee

The New finds precede the earliest mosaics discovered at the site by a hundred years.

Orthodox Jewish Teen Girl to Try for 2020 Tokyo Olympics

A young Orthodox Jewish athlete from New York has her sights set on qualifying for the 2020 Summer Olympic Games in Tokyo.

IDF: Free Degree For Released Combat Soldiers

The new measure will pay for two thirds of the soldiers’ education while the last third will be paid for by the soldiers’ post-military grant.

Israel Resolves to Track Down, Deport & Ban Entry of BDS Activists

Lawmakers are cracking down on activists loyal to the Boycott, Divest and Sanctions movement who work to delegitimize Israel.

Study of Israeli Jews and Arabs Causing Rethinking of Heart Disease

Small and medium sized HDL particles were more closely associated than HDL-C with protection against coronary atherosclerosis in a Jerusalem study.

Israeli Students Win Big In Chemistry Olympics

The Jewish State’s high school delegation took home two medals.

Monday Jeffrey Goldberg Walked Away from the Ha’aretz Cult

Written by Hasia Diner and Marjorie N. Feld, the article included blatantly hostile statements, reminiscent of drivel issued by Neturei Karta and any of the varieties of "American Rabbis for Peace" groups out there.

Knesset Passes Law Killing Core Curriculum Requirement

It should be noted that those Haredi schools that rejected the government-imposed of a Core Curriculum did so not necessarily because they object to teaching their students many of the subjects on the list.

Knesset Considers Bill to Require Zionism Course in Universities

The Knesset is reviewing a bill to require a university course that is hoped to reset the anti-Israel trend on some college campuses.

New Study: Alarming Spike in Campus Anti-Semitism in 2016

In 2016, 14 incidents that restricted Jewish students’ civil rights by suppressing their speech, blocking their movement or hindering their assembly were found on 12 campuses.

Knesset Committee Discovers Significant Drop in Immigrant Youth Crime

For every shekel the state invests in preventing delinquency or rehabilitating a juvenile delinquent, it will save 5-10 shekels in the future by avoiding the delinquent's imprisonment, compensating those hurt by the delinquent, etc.

IDF Appoints Orthodox Officer to Command Education Corps

It should be noted that Brigadier General Fairaizen wears a knitted yarmulke, which constitutes an extremely meaningful change in the IDF's recent attitude regarding Religious Zionism.

Hamas ‘Uprising Jerusalem’ Terror Training Camps for Women & Kids

Hamas has begun its annual summer terror training camps for children. This year, women came too.

Im Tirtzu Youth Remembering Slain Rabbi Miki Mark

Rabbi Mark's daughter, Orit, an active member of Im Tirtzu’s Youth Division, participated in the conference.

eBay Acquires Israeli SalesPredict, Introducing Major Change in the Way Business Is Conducted [video]

“With more than 900 million listings on eBay, there is an enormous opportunity to extend our experience in machine learning and predictive analytics to help eBay identify important product attributes that can affect the price of a product,”

Study: German Extreme Left also Extremely Anti-Semitic

Altogether, 10% of Germans surveyed agreed Jews had “too much influence” in Germany.

Hebrew U’s Dr. Yosef Buganim Awarded for Work in Stem Cells

A potential future use of iPSCs is the creation of whole organs (such as heart, liver or kidney) in a suitable animal model using cells taken from the patient.

Defense Minister Liberman Meets and Praises Donor Who Canceled Donation

Minister of Defense Avigdor Liberman: “Jewish philanthropists around the world should not donate to anti-Zionist causes”

Oregon Jewish Museum and Center for Holocaust Education Buys Permanent Facilities

July marks the two-year anniversary of the Oregon Jewish Museum's merger with the Oregon Holocaust Resource Center.

Weizman Institute Revealing Secrets of Protective Coating of Wheat and Barley

In the future it may be possible to make use of the study’s findings to breed crops with a higher yield and a greater resistance to drought.

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