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Pro-BDS Students Sue Fordham University Over Rejection of Students for Justice in Palestine

2 Iyyar 5777 – April 28, 2017
"The call for boycott, divestment and sanctions of Israel presents a barrier to open dialogue and mutual learning and understanding," Fordham's administration explained.

BDS Group SJP Silences Irish University, Forces Cancellation of Event With Israeli Ambassador

25 Shevat 5777 – February 21, 2017
An SJP member explained the Israeli ambassador wasn't entitled to speak on campus because “Palestinians in Gaza don’t have free speech.”

Brooklyn College Needs To Shed Its Image As A Hotbed Of Anti-Zionism

4 Kislev 5777 – December 4, 2016
We are losing the battle of social media that allows today's youth to be educated with lies and deception. Organizations must highlight Israel’s peace efforts and the resistance of the Palestinians

Campus Warrior Tells High School Seniors About College Anti-Semitism

18 Heshvan 5777 – November 18, 2016
"Soon we will each be applying for colleges and we are very concerned by the recent rise in anti-Semitic behavior on campuses across the country. Thanks to today's meeting with Tammi, many of us feel better prepared for what we might encounter."

Senator Boxer Wants to Abolish Electoral College

17 Heshvan 5777 – November 17, 2016
"In 2012, Donald Trump tweeted, 'The electoral college is a disaster for a democracy,'" Boxer said in her statement. "I couldn't agree more. One person, one vote!"

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

19 Av 5776 – August 22, 2016
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.

Exclusive Interview: Danny Danon to Kick Off Anti-BDS Initiative at UN with 1500 College...

10 Iyyar 5776 – May 17, 2016
In less than two weeks, Jews around the world will start getting some much needed back-up in the battle against BDS.

Hillel International Publishes Guide to Perplexed Jewish College Students

26 Nisan 5776 – May 4, 2016
The top Jewish state school is the University of Florida, with 33,720 undergraduates out of whom 6,500 or 19% are Jewish.

Malia Obama to Attend Harvard U in 2017

24 Nisan 5776 – May 2, 2016
The oldest daughter of President Barack Obama and First Lady Michelle has chosen to attend Harvard after high school -- a year from now.

The Year in US On-Campus Anti-Semitism: 302 Acts at 109 Schools in 28 States

11 Shevat 5776 – January 20, 2016
In addition, AMCHA announced a dynamic, 2016 incident tracker that will be updated in real time.

Stardom 101: Lipa Goes To College

15 Tevet 5773 – December 27, 2012
For the last two years, Lipa Schmeltzer has traded his microphones for textbooks and the concert stage for the classroom.

The Mashgiach Wore a Dress: The Fight over Opening Kosher Supervision to Women

12 Kislev 5773 – November 26, 2012
Israel's Chief Rabbinate is yet to give its formal approval to the initiative.

Never Mind Condemnations by Torah Sages, College Is Not ‘Traif’

14 Heshvan 5773 – October 30, 2012
“Certainly, there is an absolute condemnation of any sort of college from most Gedolim.” That is how the cover article in last week’s Ami Magazine was punctuated. That article was about the dangers to one’s spiritual health of attending college. Ironically the article itself was very fair about the issue. Various rabbis who are either directly or indirectly involved with colleges and universities that have significant Orthodox Jewish populations were interviewed. There was not a single comment indicative of any Issur on attending college.

A Star Falls Over Chicago

9 Heshvan 5773 – October 24, 2012
The Obama Campaign, that strange 4 year marriage of Generation X hipsters, inner city bosses, suburban college educated boomers longing for racial healing, Big Green businessmen and shady Saudis, appears to be finally sinking beneath the waves. It isn't going out in a blaze of glory, but with mumbles of trending topics.

Blogger Spotlight: The Happy Healthy Hippie

3 Heshvan 5773 – October 18, 2012
I love meeting fellow food bloggers. Valerie White is the author of The Happy Healthy Hippie and just might convince me to try granola. We all know I have a sweet tooth but after all the carbs and calories I have been consuming over the holidays, I am ready for a healthy fix! Below are just a few of her recipes, all tasty and light. To view more of her recipes, check out thehappyhealthyhippie.com

How Schools Prepare Kids to Fail in Business

17 Tishri 5773 – October 3, 2012
I am a big believer in math. I studied many complex topics in college, and I think others should, too. But first teach kids practical math in school, and then if they decide to study further, only then start with the abstruse topics.

U.S. Graduates Seek Work in Israel

9 Tishri 5773 – September 24, 2012
When Joanna Lieberman was preparing for graduation from Cornell University five years ago, her career options were unsettling.

Universal Education or Universal Competence?

22 Elul 5772 – September 9, 2012
Politicians take for granted that education is the road to empowerment and equality. Obama has read poems off his teleprompter about the wonders of education as the only means of ensuring "our" children's future. There is nothing revolutionary about that. Every politician takes it for granted that education means empowerment. But does it really?

Road To Recovery

20 Elul 5772 – September 6, 2012
Dear Brocha, Thank you so much for being brave enough to share your story. I am getting chizuk just from reading about your journey. I know my husband and I need to go to a meeting, and we will. Let me tell you my story:

School Resumes, Pro-Israel Advocates Get Busy

9 Elul 5772 – August 27, 2012
As students prepare for the new academic year, the campus Israel community is stocking up with new ideas for attracting participants.

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