'I've taken some punches; it won't stop me'

Art college student ridiculed by lecturers calls on more students to join her. 'Academic discourse mainly leftist; I'm going to change it.'Benny Toker, 6/28/2018, 9:37 PM

'This is BDS from within'

Israeli academics blast plan 'annexing' Ariel University to Israel, claim it turns Israeli academia into part of the 'occupation.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/27/2017, 11:53 AM

Could Israeli professors be jailed for anti-Israel incitement?

Coalition MK proposes increased punishment for incitement to violence from those who receive government funding, including academia.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/17/2017, 8:35 PM

Rabbi Cherlow: Bennett's ethics code is dangerous

Religious Zionist rabbi calls for Education Ministry's 'dangerous' ethics code to be rejected.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/5/2017, 11:11 AM

Hebrew University professor: Israel becoming like Nazi Germany

Political science professor at Hebrew University claims Israel on 'slippery slope' to fascism.David Rosenberg, 6/22/2017, 10:54 PM

Bennett: I'll work to shorten school vacations

Education Minister promises to find solutions for discrepancy in number of parents and kids' vacation days; says ethics code is 'mandatory.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/17/2017, 10:45 PM

Will Israeli academics return home to Israel?

New survey finds only 38% of Israeli scientists abroad are seriously thinking about moving back to Israel within the next year.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/5/2017, 8:58 AM

Eliminating Shakespeare to make room for Lady Gaga and Zulu poetry

Academia is "decolonizing" its culture. Say goodbye to pillars of the West such as Shakespeare, Descartes, Plato et al. who are now in ideological quarantine. Giulio Meotti, 4/2/2017, 7:38 AM

Haredim flocking to academia, but with high dropout rates

Haredim are flocking to academia, according to a Taub Center report, but still suffer from a high dropout rate.Yoel Domb, 12/28/2016, 3:08 PM

'Academia is Greek culture in disguise'

Rosh Yeshiva of Ohr Yisrael says academic studies are Greek culture in disguise and must be avoided.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/26/2016, 5:37 PM

IDF to fund academic studies for discharged soldiers

IDF unveils plans to fund academic or vocational studies for discharged soldiers drafted after July 2013.Yoel Domb, 11/2/2016, 11:27 AM

Haredi MK: Higher education is idolatry

MK Moshe Gafni slams haredi college programs, claiming they are part of an effort to secularize religious Jews.Yoel Domb, 11/2/2016, 9:56 AM

Brazilian university: Zionism is racism

Job listing at Brazilian university seeks a teacher for a class on "Zionism, Nazism and Apartheid- as racism."Gil Ronen, 7/20/2016, 9:59 PM

More Israeli academics seeking jobs abroad, poll shows

Israelis seeking relief from high prices and political tension are increasingly looking to work abroad, a poll shows.Moshe Cohen, 12/7/2015, 10:41 PM

306,370 Israelis Head Back to College

2015-16 academic year begins with 0.9% drop in enrollment, as student satisfaction ratings lean toward private institutions.Tova Dvorin, 10/18/2015, 9:08 AM

Academic Doublethink Regarding Anti-Semitism

Why should a professor’s political attitudes not be told to students, if he is using the lecture hall to push his personal ideology?Dr. Richard L. Cravatts, 10/24/2014, 1:20 PM

An Analysis of Expulsion: University Tackles ‘Disengagement’

Universities begin academic examination of the Disengagement. Expert: The idea to ‘Disengage’ started in academia.Maayana Miskin, 2/13/2014, 10:15 AM

IDC Herzliya – An Innovative Approach to Success

Behind the interdisciplinary democratic portico lies one of the country’s most serious academic establishments.Jonathan Davis, Vice President, 5/30/2013, 8:22 PM

American Embassy Brings Expert to Hareidi College for Girls

An American delegation visited Machon Lustig, a center of studies for hareidi-religious women in the field of high-tech.Yoni Kempinski, 4/24/2013, 6:15 AM

Irish Teachers Call For Academic Boycott of Israel

The AJC has expressed outrage over calls by the Teachers Union of Ireland to institute an academic boycott against the state of Israel.Rachel Hirshfeld , 4/7/2013, 9:26 AM

Far-Left Academic Incitement Drops, Thanks to Translation

Anti-Israel articles written by Israeli professors are fewer and farther between thanks to watchdog group’s translations.Maayana Miskin, 2/14/2013, 3:15 AM

Ariel Now a University, Major Political Victory for Nationalists

Nationalists won major recognition Tuesday with the Ariel higher education facility in Samaria being accepted as a full-fledged university. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 7/17/2012, 8:52 PM

Knesset Lobby to Fight for for Ariel University

MK Hotovely: university heads' attacks on Ariel are a mark of shame for Israel's academia.Gil Ronen, 6/27/2012, 6:12 PM

Wiesenthal Center Blasts Professor's Anti-Semitic Diatribes

Wiesenthal Center denounced anti-Semitic rhetoric of Prof. Galtung, who blamed Jews for Holocaust, linked mass murderer to Mossad.Rachel Hirshfeld, 5/1/2012, 9:04 AM

Opinion: Academic Pluralism?

Teachers seek to limit academic pluralism by declaring that they will not take part in educational tours of Hevron.Rachel Hirshfeld, 2/8/2012, 2:14 AM