The Celebrate Israel Festival on May 31 at Pier 94, slated to be the largest gathering to date of Israeli-Americans in New York.
Posted on: March 4th, 2015News & Views → News Briefs
Two Islamic holidays have officially been added to the New York City public school calendar, closing schools on those days starting next year.
Posted on: February 23rd, 2015News & Views → Jewish → Antisemitism
Anti-Semitism on U.S. campuses is widespread, perhaps because Jews are not seen as legitimate victims.
Posted on: February 20th, 2015News & Views → News Briefs
Divest Harvard plans week of protests - and it's not about Israel.
Posted on: February 16th, 2015News & Views → Israel
If it's not missiles, then it's earthquakes, or at least being prepared for missiles and earthquakes.
Posted on: February 16th, 2015News & Views → On Campus / Education
The interdisciplinary center has created an educational system that combines academic tuition with a strong commitment to social issues.
Posted on: February 1st, 2015News & Views → Eye on "Palestine" → Hamas
Nursery and kindergarten teachers in Efrat learn self-defense techniques but hope they won't need them.
Posted on: January 21st, 2015News & Views → Global → Asia
Israeli and Japanese researchers are teaming on a project to learn how autistic spectrum disorder develops in the brain.
Posted on: January 19th, 2015News & Views → Elections
The younger generation is decidedly left-wing and right-wing.
Posted on: January 16th, 2015News & Views → Israel
Florida philanthropists Dr. Morton and Cynthia Levitt have donated $2.8 million for a scholarship fund for medical education at the Sackler Faculty of Medicine at Tel Aviv University. Dr. Levitt is a professor of Clinical Biomedical Science and former Senior Associate Dean for Faculty Affairs at Florida Atlantic University’s Charles E. Schmidt College of Medicine. […]
Posted on: January 16th, 2015News & Views → News Briefs
In an aboutface, Duke University will not place a minaret on its cathedral or broadcast the Muslim call to prayer.
Posted on: January 11th, 2015News & Views → Jewish → Antisemitism
When Phyllis Chesler first published The New Anti-Semitism more than a decade ago, it was a glowing lamp in the darkening night. Since that time, The Jewish Press readers know that much has gotten worse. Anti-Semitism is louder, more widely and brazenly espoused, with less shame, than it had been in decades. More people can now see what […]
Posted on: January 5th, 2015News & Views → Israel → Boycott
Historical academic association rejects effort to castigate Israel for allegedly denying Arabs "academic freedom" and "right to education."
Posted on: December 29th, 2014News & Views → Jewish
Brandeis president condemns those who expressed no sympathy for slain NYPD officers, ignores campus bullies who attacked student journalist.
Posted on: December 28th, 2014News & Views → Jewish
Free speech for haters but not for those who quote the haters, according to Brandeis students.
Posted on: December 25th, 2014News & Views → Israel → Government
Bayit Yehudi, or its predecessor, the Mafdal party, hasn't held the Education Minister's portfolio since 1999.
Posted on: December 25th, 2014News & Views → Jewish → Assimilation
United Synagogue Youth teen board members are told ban is lifted on dating non-Jews, but "important" to date within the faith.
Posted on: December 24th, 2014News & Views → Israel
Hebrew University will give its students the day off on Christmas for the first time ever. There will be no classes on Thursday, Dec. 25, a new vacation day on the university calendar. The students also had off on Sunday for Hanukkah. The university also has declared a vacation day for and placed on its […]
Posted on: December 24th, 2014News & Views → Israel → Government
Israeli Prime Minister Bibi Netanyahu competed with others Tuesday in the fifth International Bible Quiz in Jerusalem.
Posted on: December 23rd, 2014News & Views → Israel
A faster-beating heart as a result of fear of terror increase the risk of heart disease, researchers report.
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