US universities plan campus celebrations
May 3, 2014 10:38
Jewish student organizations are planning a creative array of large-scale Independence Day events to appeal to both Jewish and non-Jewish students and guests.
Boy with Israeli flag .
NEW YORK On the eve of last year’s Independence Day celebration at Cornell University, a small group of protesters used chalk to mark up sidewalks on the New York school’s campus with anti-Israel slogans.By the next day, a rainstorm had washed away the messages, and the event – one of the largest campus events in the country – proceeded without a problem.