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Technion Robot Lights Hanukkah Candles – but What about the Blessings? [video]

1 Tevet 5775 – December 23, 2014
It’s cute, inventive and raises an interesting question n Jewish law on appointing a representative to perform a mitzvah.

US Dept of Defense Trains Teachers in 3-D Printing

27 Kislev 5775 – December 19, 2014
US teachers are learning "3-D printing" from the Dept. of Defense.

Harvard Will Investigate, But Will it Reverse SodaStream Boycott?

27 Kislev 5775 – December 18, 2014
Harvard announced it will "look into" its boycott of SodaStream. But will it remove the boycott?

Harvard Boycotts SodaStream (Despite Company’s Surrender)

Harvard boycotts SodaStream to avoid offense to Palestinian Arab students.

Tufts University Vandalized with Swastikas for Third Time in Two Years

24 Kislev 5775 – December 16, 2014
Swastikas were found spray-painted on a Tufts University building for the third time in nearly two years. The latest swastikas were found Saturday morning on...

ZOA Asks Scholastic to Address Omission of Israel from Map in Children’s Book

20 Kislev 5775 – December 12, 2014
Scholastic has called the omission of Israel from the map “inadvertent”.

Empty Calif. BDS Vote Triggers Neutrality Reminder: Israel Wins

UCalifornia union passes empty BDS resolution, but triggers "no politics in classroom" policy - win for Israel!

3 Arrested in Arson at Jerusalem’s Mixed Jewish-Arab School

20 Kislev 5775 – December 11, 2014
Three members of the Lehava organization are arrested for the Nov. 29 arson of Jerusalem's mixed Jewish-Arab school.

Two-Headed Salamander Tadpole Discovered in Haifa Ecology Lab

16 Kislev 5775 – December 8, 2014
Suggested causes: pollution of water sources, radiation changes and the effects of a dwindling population.

Arab-Jewish School Torched; Anti-Arab Graffiti at Site

8 Kislev 5775 – November 30, 2014
Anti-coexistence and Anti-Arab sentiment appears to be behind fire set at bilingual coexistence school in Jerusalem.

Minnesota Univ. Student Official Compares Group Backing Israel with KKK

6 Kislev 5775 – November 27, 2014
Maybe he thought those white hoods are prayer shawls although they are closer to being burkas.

Is Tennessee Teaching Its Children to Hate Jews?

2 Kislev 5775 – November 23, 2014
A Tennessee watchdog group says textbooks in the state's schools are teaching children to hate Israel and Jews.

Mayor Suspends Arab Construction Workers In Kindergartens As PM Fails To Provide Security

27 Heshvan 5775 – November 20, 2014
Mayor Shimoni was looking to provide security, albeit in an unpopular way, because his prime minister has not been able to. Calling him names does not change the fact that Israeli civilians are not safe from being murdered in the street by blood-crazy Arab individuals.

Parents Angry At Israeli Tablet Teaching Program

25 Heshvan 5775 – November 18, 2014
Published at Jewish Business News. It began last year with an announcement by Israel’s Ministry of Education, of a pilot study using digitally converted books...

UK Jewish Schools Could Face Closure for Not Promoting Homosexuality

11 Heshvan 5775 – November 3, 2014
UK schools that are found to be ‘indoctrinating pupils about gay people’ will face closing under new rules designed to promote ‘British values,’ the British Government confirmed Monday.

OU Advocacy Center Asks New Yorkers to Vote ‘Yes’

"Get out the Vote in NY: Vote YES for the Smart Schools Bonds Act on Nov. 4"

Israel’s Universities Rank High, Gender Equality Lower

5 Heshvan 5775 – October 29, 2014
Israeli universities rank among the best in the world -- but one cannot say the same for its gender equality standing.

Huge Increase Reported in Anti-Israel Activity on US Campuses

5 Heshvan 5775 – October 28, 2014
ADL reports big jump in anti-Israel campus activity, other experts say it's far greater than the report states.

ADL Report: US Campus Anti-Israel Events Have More Than Doubled This Fall

3 Heshvan 5775 – October 27, 2014
Student groups hosted at least 374 anti-Israel events during the 2013-2014 academic year, with about 40 percent of them focused on how to initiate Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions (BDS) campaigns on campus.

Belgium University Demands Students Cancel Anti-Semitic Event

2 Heshvan 5775 – October 26, 2014
Freedom of speech does not protect "falsely shouting fire in a crowded theater.” – U.S. Judge Oliver Wendell Holmes, 1919.

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