Meir Panim implements programs that serve Israel’s neediest populations with respect and dignity. Meir Panim also coordinated care packages for families in the South during the Gaza War.
Posted on: January 8th, 2014News & Views → Israel
Just as he said he would, and as The Jewish Press reported in December, Cornell Law professor William A. Jacobson has filed a challenge to the American Studies Association’s tax exempt status with the Internal Revenue Service. Jacobson filed his challenge on Monday, Jan. 6. The essence of the 36 page challenge is that the […]
Posted on: January 7th, 2014News & Views → Jewish
The international Jewish fraternity, Alpha Epsilon Pi (AEPi), located on American campuses across the country, has been accepted as the first frat to be a member of the Conference of Presidents of Major American Jewish Organizations. “AEPi is a remarkable organization with affiliates on campuses across the country and provides an array of educational and […]
Posted on: January 6th, 2014News & Views → Jewish
Aaron Liberman of Northwestern checked in for the final minute of action against Michigan in the Wildcats’ 74-51 men’s basketball loss in Ann Arbor on Sunday and.in the process, the red-shirt freshman made history twice: According to the Big Ten News Network, Liberman was the first player to wear a yarmulke in Big Ten Conference […]
Posted on: January 6th, 2014News & Views → Israel
So many of 2013's pro-Israel bright lights on U.S. campuses were the result of a single strong individual refusing to allow anti-Israel forces to get away with what they have for far too long on far too many campuses.
Posted on: January 2nd, 2014News & Views → Jewish → Antisemitism → Anti-Israel NGOs
The Modern Language Association does not want to listen to pro-Israel language at a discussion on academic boycotts.
Posted on: January 1st, 2014News & Views → Eye on Palestine
There were many gloriously bright pro-Israel lights to celebrate on U.S. campuses in 2013.
Posted on: December 30th, 2013News & Views → Jewish → Antisemitism
Arabs, Jews, Muslims, Europeans and Americans are well-represented.
Posted on: December 25th, 2013News & Views → Israel
Philadelphia Federation head calls on academic institutions to resign from the American Studies Association and urges people to call on their alma maters to condemn the ASA boycott of Israel
Posted on: December 25th, 2013News & Views → Jewish → Antisemitism → Anti-Israel NGOs
Two more American institutions of higher learning officially withdrew their memberships from the American Studies Association after its membership voted in favor of an academic boycott of Israel. Kenyon College and Indiana University on Monday joined Brandeis University and Penn State Harrisburg in canceling their memberships in the association. Dozens of other universities also have […]
Posted on: December 25th, 2013News & Views → News Briefs
In a last ditch attempt to block the granting of university status to Ariel College, some Israeli universities turned to the Supreme Court to block the decision. Three Supreme Court judges, including the court president ruled against the petition, stating that the process was done properly, confirming Ariel’s new upgraded status. For a country that […]
Posted on: December 24th, 2013News & Views → Eye on Palestine
Offering a summer course on hate speech that is only mentioned on its English website, is only offered in English and which focuses on "ethnic cleansing and genocide" suggests Al-Quds University is looking to score PR points but entirely unrepentant for harboring terrorist celebrations.
Posted on: December 24th, 2013News & Views → Jewish → Antisemitism → Anti-Israel NGOs
Something evil has taken over Haifa University.
Posted on: December 23rd, 2013News & Views → Israel
Dozens of American academic institutions, either individually or through professional associations, have rejected the American Studies Association's boycott of Israeli academic institutions.
Posted on: December 20th, 2013News & Views → Jewish → Antisemitism → Anti-Israel NGOs
Thousands of students from Arab countries have signed up.
Posted on: December 20th, 2013News & Views → Israel
The loss of membership and the launching of a competitor association, along with the legal challenge to the American Studies Association's tax-exempt status, may be the only real legacy of the ASA's boycott of Israel.
Posted on: December 19th, 2013News & Views → Israel
Brandeis University and Penn State Harrisburg on Wednesday announced they have withdrawn from the American Studies Association (ASA) following the ASA membership’s Dec. 15 vote to endorse a boycott of Israel. “We view the recent vote by the membership to affirm an academic boycott of Israel as a politicization of the discipline and a rebuke […]
Posted on: December 18th, 2013News & Views → Jewish → Antisemitism → Anti-Israel NGOs
Curtis Marez is a dolt because he couldn't help revealing his Jew hatred.
Posted on: December 17th, 2013News & Views → Israel
A recent survey conducted by researchers from Ben-Gurion University of the Negev and the University of Amsterdam found that most people tend to avoid lying, and people who do lie usually own up to it. “The fact that participants who indicated lying often actually did lie more often in the dice test demonstrates that they […]
Posted on: December 17th, 2013News & Views → Israel → Aliyah
Israel has invested more than $125 million trying to bring young Jews to visit, with meager results.
Posted on: December 16th, 2013News & Views → News Briefs
SEE UPDATE AT END OF ARTICLE At 9:02 Monday morning, Dec. 16, Harvard University students were gearing up for exams when students received a university alert that a bomb threat had been received. Students were instructed to immediately evacuate four university buildings: Emerson Hall, Thayer Hall and Sever Hall, as well as the Science Center. […]
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