NYSED Compels Yeshivahs To Accept Religious Exemptions For Vaccinations

NYSED’s Office of Counsel found that Yeshiva of Spring Valley’s blanket statement that it does not accept any religious exemptions was in violation of state law.

Wisconsin-Milwaukee U Won’t Sanction Student Calling to Gas the Jews

Of course, there's always an alternative resource that's also available on- and off-campus, which employs a blanket, three hefty individuals and a baseball bat.

Report: Israeli Academics Tried to Kill German Anti-BDS Law

"Contrary to NGO claims that they are engaging in 'legitimate criticism' of Israel, the NGO rhetoric, publications, and activities often violate accepted standards."

Hebrew University’s International Graduate Professor Spouts Anti-Israel Rhetoric

Panteleimon Papadopoulos, a foreign student from Greece who was enrolled in the course, told Im Tirtzu that Golan "created a hostile image of this country which does not correspond to reality."

Philadelphia Muslims ‘Deeply Saddened’ their Children Sang about Decapitating Jews

The entire event is under investigation by the Philadelphia Commission on Human Relations.

New Fund Empowers MIT, 7 Israeli universities, in Joint ‘Game-Changing’ Research

The newly launched fund is uniting MIT and Israeli faculty in pursuit of the next generation of groundbreaking research.

Numerous Groups Applaud Blue Ribbon Panel’s Rebuke of Anti-Israel UM Professor

In addition to curtailing student rights and educational opportunities, promotion of an academic boycott increases the risk of anti-Semitism on campus.

Bar-Ilan, Paris V, Sign Academic Cooperation Agreement

Paris Descartes University, a.k.a. Paris V, is one of the inheritors of the Sorbonne, which was split into multiple separate institutions in 1970.

‘Nakba Day’ Party Counters Annual Anti-Israel Ceremony at Tel-Aviv University

The pro-Israel party, organized by the Zionist organization Im Tirtzu, featured blaring Israeli music by DJ Asaf Hartal, a sea of blue and white flags, drums, and free drinks.

New Website Outs 85 Israeli Anti-Israel Professors

The website also features incidents of politicization in academia and encourages students to report anti-Zionist professors and cases of anti-Zionism in academia.

Bar-Ilan University Researcher in Worldwide Study of Bullying and Income Inequality

The findings show that income inequality impacts not only low income children and can have long-term impact on developmental trajectories, including youth violence.

Israeli Students in South Fill Pits Created by Rockets with Trees

Noa Yanai, a student at the academy, said that planting these trees at the place where the rockets fell gives them a sense of permanence in the area.

Students for Justice in Palestine Use Anti-Semitic Cartoons to Vandalize Posters by Stanford Republicans

It’s Palestine Awareness Week at the California university, and that's when the anti-Semites crawl out from under their rocks.

Bar-Ilan Debuts Free MOOCs Including Physics in Arabic

Genomics and Biomedical Informatics (GaBI), Physics, and Jewish Art.

Student Government at Williams College Rejects Formation of Pro-Israel Group

It’s the first time in more than a decade that the College Council voted against having a club that met the criteria of its bylaws.

NYU Cultural Studies Department Ends Relationship with Program in Tel Aviv

“It is time for Jewish parents to vote with their dollars and to take NYU off the list of consideration for their kids to attend. There are plenty of other great schools who aren’t endorsing anti-Semitism at every turn,” said Club Z executive director Masha Merkulova.

DePaul University Professor Condemned by Faculty, Facing Death Threats for Pro-Israel Essay

In his article, “The Moral Case for Israel Annexing the West Bank—and Beyond,” Professor Jason Hill defends Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s pledge to extend sovereignty to Israeli settlement blocs in Judea and Samaria.

Hebrew U Study: Traumatized Worms Store Memories of Hardship When Conditions Become Safe

Like humans, worms are capable of forming associative memories—that is, memories that associate a certain sound or smell or tone of voice with a particular outcome.

Hebrew U Researchers Created Embryo Stem Cells from Skin Cells

Recently, attempts have been made to develop an entire mouse embryo without using sperm or egg cells.

Soon: Bar-Ilan App Commemorating Greek Jewish Communities Destroyed in the Holocaust

"The witnesses are no longer with us, so we must revive their voices. We simply have no choice but to expand our long-term memory."

French University Cancels Event with Jewish Philosopher Attacked by Yellow Vests over Fear of...

Reminds you of the joke about the three French homeland security levels of alert: Flee, Surrender, Collaborate.

Bristol’s Students Union Anti-Racism Officer Tells Jewish Student: ‘Be Like Israel and Cease to...

"For people thinking this isn't a big deal: imagine if he had said to a Muslim student 'Be like Palestine and cease to exist.'"

Albany Judge Strikes Down SED Guidelines Hostile to Yeshivas

The guidelines also order the parents in these schools to send their children to an alternative institution or face charges of truancy.

Hebrew U, IDF, to Offer Academic Program for Intelligence Officers

"The Havatzalot program is one of the most complex and important academic tenders that the Ministry of Defense has offered in recent years."
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Open Anti-Semitism At UNC And Duke Gaza Conference

Ami Horowitz quickly discovers the thin veneer of anti-Israel sentiment hides an ocean of open anti-Semitism.

NYC Health Dept. Orders Yeshivas to Ban Unvaccinated Students

The facts: 21 hospitalized with measles including 5 in the ICU; 246 of the 285 cases were children and 39 were adults, since October 2018.

Liberal Orthodox Yeshiva Catching Flack for Refusing to Ordain Openly Gay Student

Our halacha is not more concerned with whether or not to ordain an "openly gay" man as rabbi than it is with an "openly thieving" man, or "openly driving on Shabbat" man, or "openly eating pork" man – you get the point.

Harvard Student Government Votes to Fund Israel Apartheid Week

“One of the speakers slated to come, Omar Barghouti, has said that he supports the euthanasia of Zionism,” said sophomore Gabriel Dardik. “It makes me feel unsafe that this kind of person could come here.”

Anti-Semitism Awareness Act Reintroduced by Senators

Sens. Tim Scott (R-S.C.) and Bob Casey (D-Pa.) reintroduced the Anti-Semitism Awareness Act, which would require the Department of Education to adopt the State Department’s definition of anti-Semitism in evaluating incidents on college campuses.

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