Jewish students

Flyers saying 'Zionists f*** off' spotted at GWU campus days before Sukkot

NGO StopAntisemitism in response heavily documented other antisemitic incidences at the university campus over the past few years.

Does UC Berkeley really have ‘Jew-free zones’? - explainer

Is the “Jew-free” label accurate? Not according to Jewish leadership at the university. Here’s a rundown of the controversy, and where people have come down on it.

By ANDREW LAPIN/JTA
06/10/2022
CUNY Graduate Center

CUNY announces new initiative to fight antisemitism on campus

The initiative promises improved antisemitism awareness and training, as well as a system-wide web page for reporting campus incidents and $750,000 in new funding.

How anti-Israel faculty are radicalizing US campuses - opinion

Higher education institutions should not be tolerating offensive and demoralizing anti-Zionist speech and harassment that make Jewish and Zionist students feel unsafe and unwelcome.

Department of Communications and Public Affairs, Yeshiva University

Yeshiva University halts student clubs in dispute over LGBT group

Yeshiva University cannot bar an LGBT student club after the US Supreme Court refused to block a judge's ruling ordering the school to officially recognize the group.

By REUTERS
17/09/2022

U of Wisconsin apologizes to Jewish students about ‘Zionism is genocide’ graffiti

“To those Jewish students and others affected, we are sorry for the impact this had on your first day of class at UW,” UW's Vice Chancellor and Chief Diversity Officer said.

By ANDREW LAPIN/JTA
10/09/2022

‘I am not an agent for change, I am trying to preserve the community’

Rabbi Menachem Bombach’s Netzach Educational Network for haredi students views secular studies as integral part of its school curriculum.

Jewish students call for Ben & Jerry's to evacuate 'illegally occupied' Vermont land

Over 1,000 Israeli university students have called for the ice cream company to return the land on which their Vermont headquarters sit to the Abenaki nation who previously lived there.

Empowering Pro-Israel students is crucial for Israel’s future

'Especially now, more people on college campuses should know that being pro-Israel means pro-West, pro-freedom and pro-democracy.'

University of Haifa to award over $120m. in Jewish studies scholarships

$120 million will be earmarked for students studying Jewish religion, heritage and history, and an additional $3 million will go towards female students with financial issues.

02/08/2022
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