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Mount Scopus campus, Hebrew University Jerusalem

Hebrew University of Jerusalem places #64 in the world rankings

However, 6 of Israel's 9 listed universities declined in the global rankings from last year.

26/04/2021
UIUC

New unique living space opens for Jews at University of Illinois

The housing is being offered as Private Certified Housing through the university, a program that is unique to the midwestern state.

Brandeis University sign

Brandeis president signs renewal after dispute with university board

In March, the board of trustees had offered Liebowitz a one-year renewal that he argued would make it impossible to follow through on commitments to major donors and secure large gifts.

By SHIRA HANAU/JTA
10/04/2021
DETAILS ON a Jewish grave in Poland

Polish college calls lecturer’s antisemitism ‘scientific discourse’

An internal ethics panel made the decision not to take disciplinary action against Tadeusz Guz, a priest and faculty member at the Catholic University of Lublin.

By KATARZYNA MARKUSZ / JTA
09/04/2021
The Yale University campus

Yale to offer beginner Yiddish courses to fulfill language requirements

The beginner courses, which will start in the fall, will likely develop into levels of increasingly advanced courses in Yiddish as a spoken and written language.

By SHIRA HANAU/JTA
07/04/2021

American Jewish University seeks a partner to share its Los Angeles campus

The decision to open up its prized real estate for outside groups comes as the university considers its finances and priorities, according to AJU President Dr. Jeffrey Herbst.

By ASAF SHALEV/JTA
07/04/2021

Butler University postpones talk with ‘antisemitic’ BDS advocate

Davis made 'antisemitic' comments in connection with her support of the Soviet Union's suppression of Jewish dissidents'

The secret to healing what ails you lies within your own DNA

Scientists find 'environmental DNA' can be collected from air

"This technique could help us to better understand the transmission of airborne diseases such as Covid-19," Dr Clare, who authored the study, said.

swastika santiago chile

Rise of antisemitism in American universities demands action

“Enough is enough. Jewish students on campus are done being silent,” wrote University of Connecticut's Hillel after recent acts of antisemitism.

By HADASSAH BRENNER
02/04/2021
City University, John St, Finsbury, London.

UK university rejects IHRA definition of antisemitism, sparking outrage

According to the report, the vote was 671-260, plus 14 abstentions.

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