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Hillel slams Yale student council anti-Israel statement as having 'anti-Semitic overtones'

Hillel slams Yale student council anti-Israel statement as having 'anti-Semitic overtones'

Yale Hillel says student council statement accusing Israel of "the most unspeakable crimes" is "clear, terrifying, and familiar to us.”Dan Verbin, Canada, 02/07/2021 22:24
Harvard police investigating vandalism of Jewish center

Harvard police investigating vandalism of Jewish center

In the last two weeks, Harvard Hillel has been hit twice with anti-Semitic attacks. Harvard president condemns incidents.Dan Verbin, 02/06/2021 14:42
Rutgers Hillel criticizes uni's apology for letter of support to campus Jews

Rutgers Hillel criticizes uni's apology for letter of support to campus Jews

Rutgers "has an established pattern of minimizing anti-Semitism" says campus Hillel in a statement.Dan Verbin, 01/06/2021 14:52
Hillel International lays off or furloughs 20% of staff amid coronavirus uncertainty

Hillel International lays off or furloughs 20% of staff amid coronavirus uncertainty

Hillel, the umbrella organization for Jewish student life centers on campuses around the world, lays off or furloughs a fifth of its staff.Shira Hanau, JTA, 28/04/2020 07:04
Hillel Intn'l taps its chief operating officer as interim CEO

Hillel Intn'l taps its chief operating officer as interim CEO

Adam Lehman, the chief operating officer at Hillel International since 2015, has been named interim CEO there.Marcy Oster, JTA, 04/07/2019 08:21
University slammed for inviting Women's March leader to MLK week

University slammed for inviting Women's March leader to MLK week

North Carolina Hillel "disappointed" after University of North Carolina-Asheville invites Tamika Mallory as keynote speaker.Marcy Oster/JTA, 10/01/2019 00:17
UC San Diego Hillel sign vandalized with threatening graffiti

UC San Diego Hillel sign vandalized with threatening graffiti

Sign announcing future home of UC San Diego Hillel vandalized with Nazi-stylized insult.JTA, 05/06/2018 13:38
'SJP' blasts NY state uni Muslim chaplain for supporting Hillel

'SJP' blasts NY state uni Muslim chaplain for supporting Hillel

Stony Brook Muslim chaplain under fire for defending campus Jewish group against attack by member of campus anti-Israel group.JTA, 10/05/2018 14:38
Minister Akunis welcomed at UCLA Hillel for Leonard Cohen event

Minister Akunis welcomed at UCLA Hillel for Leonard Cohen event

A week after Princeton Hillel retracts invitation to Tzipi Hotovely, Science Minister attends event at UCLA honoring legendary singer.Arutz Sheva Staff, 16/11/2017 18:44
Princeton Hillel apologizes for cancelling Hotovely speach

Princeton Hillel apologizes for cancelling Hotovely speach

Head of Princeton University Hillel says cancellation of Deputy FM's speech was a mistake, Hillel was not seeking to 'silence' Hotovely.JTA, 08/11/2017 15:25
Princeton Chabad hosts Hotovely speech after Hillel cancels

Princeton Chabad hosts Hotovely speech after Hillel cancels

Left-wing group pressures Princeton campus Hillel to cancel speech by Israeli Deputy FM over political views. Speech made at campus Chabad.JTA, 07/11/2017 22:20
Why was Deputy Foreign Minister's lecture canceled?

Why was Deputy Foreign Minister's lecture canceled?

Tzipi Hotovely's lecture at Princeton Hillel cancelled following pressure by another Jewish organization. Hotovely will speak elsewhere.Nitsan Keidar, 06/11/2017 23:34
American student released from North Korea was active in Hillel

American student released from North Korea was active in Hillel

Hillel rabbi, participants, say Otto Warmbier led a seder, went on Birthright, 'loved life,' and is a 'beloved member' of their community.JTA, 17/06/2017 21:04
Hillel seeks kosher deal for striking workers

Hillel seeks kosher deal for striking workers

Harvard Hillel activists take food workers' strike to heart.Penny Schwartz, 27/10/2016 02:01
Swastika graffiti at University of Toronto

Swastika graffiti at University of Toronto

Several swastikas found painted in several locations at the University of Toronto. Local Jewish groups condemn.Dalit Halevi, 16/10/2016 05:14
Transgender speaker blocked - because of Israel

Transgender speaker blocked - because of Israel

Extremists at Brown University pressure transgender activist into canceling, because Hillel was vaguely involved in event.Ari Yashar, 27/03/2016 16:08
Jewish leaders at Oberlin backstab alums on BDS

Jewish leaders at Oberlin backstab alums on BDS

Jewish student leaders at liberal Ohio college oppose alumni efforts to stop anti-Semitism and Israel boycott on campus.Gil Ronen, 25/02/2016 20:59
Anti-Israel Students crash Hillel Hanukkah bash

Anti-Israel Students crash Hillel Hanukkah bash

During a pre-Hanukkah celebration, pro-Arab students protest Israel to disrupt Hillel event.Raphael Poch, 15/12/2015 08:39
Socialist Candidate's Wife Quotes Jewish Sage

Socialist Candidate's Wife Quotes Jewish Sage

Democratic presidential candidate showing Clinton up recently; wife paraphrases Hillel: 'if not now, when? If not him, who?'Ari Yashar, 21/08/2015 14:50
Sydney Theater Apologizes after Refusing Hillel

Sydney Theater Apologizes after Refusing Hillel

Hillel group was told: 'we do not host groups that support the colonization and occupation of Palestine.'Arutz Sheva, 24/03/2015 13:25
Hillel Sends Security Manuals to College Campuses

Hillel Sends Security Manuals to College Campuses

Jewish student org's are distributing manuals on how to identify and protect security threats. Anti-Semitism on rise in college campuses.Cynthia Blank, 09/11/2014 10:40