Fire causes significant damage at University of Delaware’s Chabad center

Fire causes significant damage at University of Delaware’s Chabad center

45 firefighters take 40 minutes to bring fire at campus Chabad center under control. Cause of fire is under investigation.Marcy Oster/JTA, 8/26/2020, 6:13 PM
US universities are committing suicide in the name of “diversity”

US universities are committing suicide in the name of “diversity”

"Diversity" is the test for being hired to teach in universities and no matter how qualified and brilliant you are, you had better be convincing about your belief in spreading it. Giulio Meotti, 2/11/2020, 2:01 PM
University: White supremacist posters aren't a hate crime

University: White supremacist posters aren't a hate crime

University of Oregon accused of not reporting anti-Semitic incidents.JTA Staff, 11/2/2019, 6:15 PM
Swastika hung on dorm door of Jewish student at Tufts

Swastika hung on dorm door of Jewish student at Tufts

Jewish student at Tufts U finds swastika affixed to the door of his dorm room. Tufts president: "A direct attack on our Jewish community."Penny Schwartz, JTA, 9/18/2019, 10:10 PM
Jewish professor sues Pace University for discrimination

Jewish professor sues Pace University for discrimination

'All observant Jews were pushed out,' former Pace professor says.Cnaan Liphshiz, JTA, 9/14/2019, 7:53 PM
UNC students discover 1,600-year-old mosaic in northern Israel

UNC students discover 1,600-year-old mosaic in northern Israel

Mosaic depicting scene from the book of Exodus uncovered by researchers and students from University of North Carolina.Marcy Oster, JTA, 7/4/2019, 9:27 AM
The deconstruction and breakdown of US education: AOC as a product

The deconstruction and breakdown of US education: AOC as a product

AOC is so very much like so many tens of thousands of young Americans who now receive an education that costs families $40,000-$60,000 per year and yet fails to teach how to think instead of spouting the false narratives they are taught.Rabbi Prof. Dov Fischer, 6/20/2019, 8:55 AM
Will this anti-Zionist teach your kids?

Will this anti-Zionist teach your kids?

This Ph.d. candidate even blames Israel for what he calls “the Ferguson (Missouri) Police Department’s violent response to its citizens after the killing of Michael Brown." Moshe Phillips, 6/19/2019, 12:15 AM
British university fires lecturer who posted about 'Zionists'

British university fires lecturer who posted about 'Zionists'

Maaruf Ali, lecturer at University of Essex, condemned formation of campus Jewish society, shared posts denying Holocaust.Marcy Oster, JTA, 5/29/2019, 10:49 PM
San Diego State center apologizes for photo of terrorist

San Diego State center apologizes for photo of terrorist

Women's Resource Center apologizes for 'disrespecting' Jewish community by honoring hijack terrorist.Marcy Oster, JTA, 5/22/2019, 7:50 AM
DePaul students: Censure 'immoral' prof for 'annexation' op-ed

DePaul students: Censure 'immoral' prof for 'annexation' op-ed

Students at DePaul University call on school to condemn prof who penned op-ed arguing 'the moral case for Israel annexing the West Bank.'Josefin Dolsten, JTA, 4/25/2019, 9:01 AM
Posters at Tufts U call to destroy ‘Israeli Apartheid Forces’

Posters at Tufts U call to destroy ‘Israeli Apartheid Forces’

Posters show militarized pigs holding guns, calling for the destruction of the “Israeli Apartheid Forces and Amerikkan Pigs Which Fund it.”Marcy Oster, JTA, 2/13/2019, 9:58 PM
UMass student asked to remove sign cursing Nazis

UMass student asked to remove sign cursing Nazis

Student asked to remove sign from her dorm window cursing Nazis over 'issues of inclusion.' University later backtracks on request.Sam Sokol, JTA, 12/25/2018, 11:47 AM
Standing up for pro-Israel faculty in US colleges: Now more than ever

Standing up for pro-Israel faculty in US colleges: Now more than ever

The US university is now in many instances a toxic environment for both students and faculty who have an open mind about Israel. Faculty who risk their jobs, tenure, and grant funding to speak openly on Israel’s behalf need support more than ever. BESA Center, 12/19/2018, 11:35 AM
Soros University expelled from Hungary

Soros University expelled from Hungary

Central European University forced to move to Vienna after government disallows continued operation.Mordechai Sones, 12/3/2018, 4:34 PM
Anti-Semitic fliers found in office at University of Rochester

Anti-Semitic fliers found in office at University of Rochester

Fliers reportedly found on a printer at Institute for Gender, Sexuality and Women’s Studies at University of Rochester.JTA, 11/7/2018, 4:11 PM
French students accused of ranking Jewish classmates on FB

French students accused of ranking Jewish classmates on FB

University students in France listed and ranked Jewish classmates according to level of affiliation as string of anti-Semitic jokes online.JTA, 10/30/2018, 5:14 PM
U of Winnipeg admits anti-Semitic statements at faculty event

U of Winnipeg admits anti-Semitic statements at faculty event

B’nai Brith complained that a speaker accused Israel of committing “genocide” and another referred to Israeli Jews as “European settlers.”JTA, 10/26/2018, 8:38 AM
Tufts students: ‘Colonizing Palestine’ class demonizes Israel

Tufts students: ‘Colonizing Palestine’ class demonizes Israel

New course denies Jewish indigeneity to Israel, presents one-sided narrative as truth, student group says.JTA, Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/1/2018, 11:55 PM
Brown University condemns campus anti-Semitic incident

Brown University condemns campus anti-Semitic incident

University VP says she's 'saddened' by anti-Semitic incident which took place on campus.JTA, 8/5/2018, 8:02 PM
Textbook blaming Holocaust victims required reading

Textbook blaming Holocaust victims required reading

Book claiming Holocaust victims didn’t ‘tap into’ inner strength required reading at North Carolina University.JTA, 8/3/2018, 2:39 PM
Israel: US college sophomore pulled out to sea while swimming

Israel: US college sophomore pulled out to sea while swimming

University of Kentucky sophomore missing in Israel after late night swim in Mediterranean Sea.JTA, 7/30/2018, 5:21 PM
Thomas Jefferson University announces Global Center in Israel

Thomas Jefferson University announces Global Center in Israel

In wake of BDS campaigns, Jefferson Israel Center will expand ties into Israel, creating benefits for students, scientists and educators.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/6/2018, 3:51 PM
College adds second hummus brand to pacify anti-Israel group

College adds second hummus brand to pacify anti-Israel group

Swarthmore college offers second ‘alternative hummus brand’ after petition to discontinue Sabra brand.JTA, Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/4/2018, 11:14 AM
Towson assault may have been anti-Semitic

Towson assault may have been anti-Semitic

Assault on Jewish fraternity members at Towson University investigated as hate crime.JTA, 5/4/2018, 9:21 AM
Ceremony to replace defaced Jewish books held in Washington

Ceremony to replace defaced Jewish books held in Washington

A Washington state university holds ceremony replacing Jewish books defaced with anti-Semitic messages.JTA, 4/12/2018, 8:17 AM
Room for Jewish student union at Sorbonne vandalized

Room for Jewish student union at Sorbonne vandalized

5 days after murder of Holocaust survivor, room at prestigious Paris university defaced with anti-Semitic graffiti, its furniture destroyed.Yoni Kempinski, 3/28/2018, 9:24 PM
Moscow college student barred from exam for not removing kippa

Moscow college student barred from exam for not removing kippa

Jewish student at Moscow State University was barred from taking an exam because he refused to remove his kippa.JTA, 1/25/2018, 7:56 AM
'We can't allow groups to stifle those who disagree with them'

'We can't allow groups to stifle those who disagree with them'

Universities that ban controversial speakers may face fines, UK minister says.JTA, 12/27/2017, 8:15 AM
Former Utrecht professor: Holocaust exaggerated to extract money

Former Utrecht professor: Holocaust exaggerated to extract money

Dutch university’s professor emeritus questions Holocaust on TV, calls Jews ‘parasites.’JTA, 12/16/2017, 6:35 PM
Deputy FM to visit prestigious US universities

Deputy FM to visit prestigious US universities

Deputy Foreign Minister Hotovely leaves on US campus tour to support pro-Israel activists and fight anti-Israeli propaganda and lies.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/2/2017, 12:56 PM
Penn State offers kosher food option for campus dining

Penn State offers kosher food option for campus dining

New dining hall provides kosher, halal, and allergen-free food.JTA, 9/10/2017, 12:17 PM
Is a French university holding remains of Holocaust victims?

Is a French university holding remains of Holocaust victims?

Team of experts discovers 20 boxes with human bones suspected of belonging to murdered Jews in a French university's vaults.JTA, 7/27/2017, 2:41 PM
'Outside support is good, but we need to be strong at home'

'Outside support is good, but we need to be strong at home'

Deputy Mayor of Jerusalem Chagit Moshe talks about Trump's visit to Israel, the Hebrew University's leftist bias, and Jewish identity.Eliran Aharon, 5/30/2017, 10:41 AM
Tufts student senate passes Israel divestment resolution

Tufts student senate passes Israel divestment resolution

Tufts University student senate passes resolution calling on the university to divest from four companies that do business with Israel.JTA, 4/12/2017, 12:33 PM
Atlantic City Shabbat 'a lighthouse of Judaism'

Atlantic City Shabbat 'a lighthouse of Judaism'

Arutz Sheva holds joint Shabbat with Chabad of Atlantic City's Stockton University.Ido Ben Porat, 3/26/2017, 3:39 PM
Statistic: More students in college and university

Statistic: More students in college and university

Israel's Statistics Bureau records increase in number of students in higher education, with most of the increase from Arab sector.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/6/2016, 7:38 PM
Anti-Israel college policy leads to anti-Semitism

Anti-Israel college policy leads to anti-Semitism

A report released today by the AMCHA Initiative shows an alarming correlation between anti-Israel policy at US colleges and anti-Semitism.Tal Polon, 7/26/2016, 6:14 PM
Palestinians call to boycott Ariel University

Palestinians call to boycott Ariel University

A Palestinian official called to boycott academic institutions that function in the settlements at a Brussels conventionDalit Halevy, 7/14/2016, 1:05 PM
Jewish students challenge anti-Semites at NUS

Jewish students challenge anti-Semites at NUS

National Union of Students debate over whether to mark Holocaust Memorial Day was the last straw for many Jewish students.Ari Soffer, 4/21/2016, 1:29 PM
Mainstream fields no longer relevant

Mainstream fields no longer relevant

Many fields of higher education are irrelevant by themselves, and need to be supplemented or replaced by a focus on technology, says MK.Benny Tocker, 2/3/2016, 9:01 AM
Six Israeli Universities in World Top 500

Six Israeli Universities in World Top 500

Hebrew University once again the top Israeli university; Israel leading academic power in the Middle East.Tova Dvorin, 9/30/2015, 11:00 PM
Six of Eight Israeli Universities in Top 500

Six of Eight Israeli Universities in Top 500

Hebrew University #1 at #67 in the world; only Ariel University, Haifa U did not make the list.Tova Dvorin, 8/16/2015, 8:22 AM
Groups Slam 'Anti-Semitic' Course at UC Riverside

Groups Slam 'Anti-Semitic' Course at UC Riverside

Pro-Israel groups urge university to cancel 'settler-colonialism and apartheid' course taught by student member of pro-Hamas group.Ari Yashar, 4/22/2015, 12:23 PM
S. African Council Seeks to Expel Jews

S. African Council Seeks to Expel Jews

Students Representative Council at the Durban University of Technology demands administration kick out students who support Israel.Elad Benari, 2/12/2015, 6:13 AM
Letter Urges Schools to Protect Jewish Students

Letter Urges Schools to Protect Jewish Students

14 organizations unite to send letter calling on US colleges and universities to protect Jewish students from anti-Semitic harassment.Cynthia Blank , 10/1/2014, 11:00 PM
IDC Herzliya – An Innovative Approach to Success

IDC Herzliya – An Innovative Approach to Success

What makes one of Israel's top academic institutes tick?Jonathan Davis, 6/1/2014, 4:59 PM
UK Black Students Society Votes for Israel Boycott

UK Black Students Society Votes for Israel Boycott

Black Students' Campaign accepts radical motion opposing Israel's existence, amid claims of an Islamist takeover.Colin Cortbus and Ari Soffer, 5/20/2014, 9:01 PM
IDC's Scholarships - Enabling Excellence

IDC's Scholarships - Enabling Excellence

How one of Israel's top academic institutions ensures everyone gets a fair chance.Yoni Kempinski, 3/18/2014, 10:40 AM
'Arab University Will be a Hotbed for Terrorists'

'Arab University Will be a Hotbed for Terrorists'

Professor David Bukay of Haifa University warns against a plan by the Finance Ministry to establish an Arab only university in Sakhnin.Elad Benari, 3/14/2014, 12:15 AM
Oslo Negotiator Seeks to Unite Israelis and Arabs

Oslo Negotiator Seeks to Unite Israelis and Arabs

The "Yala Young Leaders" movement is launching the Internet’s first university for Israelis and Arabs across the Middle EastRachel Hirshfeld, 5/28/2012, 12:54 PM
Conditional Civil Rights for Jewish Students?

Conditional Civil Rights for Jewish Students?

Title VI of federal Civil Rights Act of 1964 sparks debate in Jewish community; Will Jewish rights on campus be safeguarded or undermined?Rachel Hirshfeld, 5/6/2012, 10:53 AM
ZOA Lashes Out Against 'Mock Eviction' Decision

ZOA Lashes Out Against 'Mock Eviction' Decision

ZOA: 'Eviction notices' intended to demonize Israel, target Jewish students; University has obligation to condemn anti-Semitic bigotry. Rachel Hirshfeld, 4/17/2012, 10:30 AM
Hebrew Classes in Texas Face Imminent Closure

Hebrew Classes in Texas Face Imminent Closure

After 10 years of being only the university in North Texas to offer Hebrew classes, North Texas U. has decided to eliminate its program.Rachel Hirshfeld, 4/10/2012, 2:34 PM
Swastikas Found at Two U.S. Universities

Swastikas Found at Two U.S. Universities

In most recent acts of anti-Semitism against Jewish students, swastikas found at State University of New York, Washington University.Rachel Hirshfeld, 3/22/2012, 6:26 PM
University Closes Doors on "Israel Apartheid Week"

University Closes Doors on "Israel Apartheid Week"

A French university is closing doors for two days in attempt to prevent "Israel Apartheid Week" events from taking place on campus grounds.Rachel Hirshfeld, 2/27/2012, 11:50 AM