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Israeli Scientists Find Coral Reefs Under Attack From Sun Screen

Israeli and U.S. scientists found a chemical in sun screen is attacking -- and damaging -- coral and coral reefs.

Tel Aviv, Other Israeli Cities Ban Arab Employees from Local Schools

Following multiple, unexpected, terror attacks committed by mainstream Israeli-Arabs, some cities are distancing Israeli-Arabs from Jewish schoolchildren.

Terror Attack Foiled in Kfar Chabad, Guards Advised in Construction Sites

A terror attack was foiled Thursday in Kfar Chabad; the local chief rabbi urges residents to hire armed guards for construction sites.

Amcha Initiative: UC Davis Must Address Escalating Wave of On-Campus Anti-Semitism

According to AMCHA, UC has experienced many incidents of anti-Jewish discrimination this past academic year.

Swastikas, Anti-Semitic Graffiti Found at UC Davis Apartment Complex

Police are searching for individuals who carved anti-religious hate messages and large swastika on cars in a parking lot outside an apartment complex on the University of California Davis campus.

School School Trips to Jerusalem Canceled Due to Terror Wave

Most school trips in Israel planned for Jerusalem have been canceled due to the current wave of terror.

City of Jerusalem & Parents’ Group Declare School Strike Over Inadequate Security

The Jerusalem municipality joined the city's parents group in calling a school strike over inadequate security funding.

13 Dead, 20 Wounded in Oregon Community College Shooting

More than a dozen students shot to death on small community college in Oregon.

Ben Gurion U. Students’ Cancer Therapy Wins Boston Competition

The student team from Ben-Gurion University of the Negev has won the Best Health and Medicine Project category in the prestigious 12th annual iGEM...

Jim Joseph Foundation Funds Israel’s ‘Northern Exposure’ Program

The post-Birthright 'Northern Exposure' has won an expansion grant from the US-based Jim Joseph Foundation.

Crowd Assaults Anti-Islamist for Tearing Pages out of Koran [video]

A "professional" protester yelled at a Ohio university that the Koran is evil and ripped out some pages. A crowd assaulted him.

‘Names, Not Numbers’ Holocaust Survivors’ Interviews Enters 11th Year at YUHSB

Tova Fish-Rosenberg created the program back in 2004, transforming traditional history lessons into a lively, interactive, nontraditional experience that involves individuals who lived through the history being taught.

UC Initiative on Fighting Anti-Semitism May Degenerate into Assault on Free Speech

Jewish organizations claim it doesn’t accomplish what they had been asking for, namely protection against on-campus anti-Semitism.

Likud Youth Organization Members Ignore PM, Ascend Temple Mount

Members of the Likud Youth Organization ignored a directive from PM Netanyahu, ascending the Temple Mount anyway.

‘Boycott Bill’ Will Ban Participants from Entering Israel

Under proposed new legislation, anyone who participates in an anti-Israel boycott will not be allowed to enter the Jewish State.

Yeshiva University President Richard Joel Announces Retirement

Yeshiva University President Richard Joel announces his retirement in 2018; earlier if a successor can be found.

Montefiore, Yeshiva University Close Deal on Einstein Med School

Montefiore Health System and Yeshiva University seal a deal giving Montefiore operational authority over Einstein Medical College.

Israeli Researchers Develop Method to Profile Potential ‘School Shooters’

Ben Gurion U. researchers selected writings by six shooters involved in a number of high-profile scenarios worldwide, including the Virginia Tech Massacre in 2007

Jewish School Year Starts with Revolutionary Curriculum

Halacha Education Center introduces new program for over 1,300 students.

Researchers Ponder World’s Oldest Qur’an – Is It Older Than Mohammad?

Fragile pages of possibly the world's oldest Qur'an could pre-date the birth of Islam's founder, prophet Mohammed.

White House and Columbia U. Splash Cold Water on ‘Prof. Obama’ Rumor

The university claims there was a mix-up between "Obama" and the "Obama Foundation" retaining a presence on campus.

2.2M Israeli Children Return to the Classrooms

More than two million Israeli children returned to the classrooms across the country Tuesday.

Princeton U. to Get ‘Plastic’ Eruv [video]

The boundary, enabling Jewish students to carry on Shabbat, will be made of plastic "lechies" on utility poles.

NY Ultra-Orthodox Schools to Go Under Magnifying Glass over Secular Subjects — Or Norman...

Former New York Civil Liberties Union executive director Norman Siegel has joined the ranks of advocates for better secular studies for Haredi children, and he now represents YAFFED, threatening to sue the city if its current investigation does not yield reliable results.

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