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Jewish students outraged after UK uni staff challenge IHRA definition of anti-Semitism

Jewish students outraged after UK uni staff challenge IHRA definition of anti-Semitism

Anti-IHRA staff motion that passed with 93% majority leaves Jewish students wondering if they are still safe on campus.Dan Verbin, 07/07/2021 17:49
All vaccinated yeshiva students to be allowed into Israel

All vaccinated yeshiva students to be allowed into Israel

Students with proof of vaccination or recovery can return to Israel to study this fall.Arutz Sheva Staff, 05/07/2021 17:32
Yeshiva teacher accused of sexually blackmailing teenage students

Yeshiva teacher accused of sexually blackmailing teenage students

Teacher at Chabad yeshiva accused of soliciting nude photos and sexual videos from teenage boys then blackmailing them.Arutz Sheva Staff, 28/06/2021 18:24
Students who experienced anti-Semitism visit Western Wall

Students who experienced anti-Semitism visit Western Wall

44 students from Mercaz girls high school in Brooklyn receive their diplomas overlooking the Western Wall.Arutz Sheva Staff, 14/06/2021 18:58
UConn student arrested for swastika graffiti

UConn student arrested for swastika graffiti

The University of Connecticut has arrested a suspect for allegedly spray-painting a swastika on the side of a building across from Hillel.Dan Verbin, 30/04/2021 16:46
Netanyahu: The school year will extend into July, at my expense"

Netanyahu: The school year will extend into July, at my expense"

The Prime Minister says that the government will take steps to fill in what students may have missed during the lockdowns.Arutz Sheva Staff, 28/02/2021 20:32
Conversation in quarantine: isolated students hold study hall, debate night

Conversation in quarantine: isolated students hold study hall, debate night

Yeshiva students of different demographics took advantage of being in quarantine together to debate certain shared interests.Shimon Cohen, 14/01/2021 23:08
Iconic Merkaz HaRav  yeshiva tells students to learn from home until Tuesday

Iconic Merkaz HaRav yeshiva tells students to learn from home until Tuesday

The Rosh Yeshiva of Merkaz Harav has issued a letter asking his students to switch to distance learning.Shlomo Witty, 04/01/2021 20:17
A toxic race curriculum has no place in Jewish schools

A toxic race curriculum has no place in Jewish schools

The “1619 Project” version of history teaches students that Jews are racist beneficiaries of white privilege, a terrible blunder.Opinion.Jonathan S. Tobin, 24/12/2020 14:06
Concern: 150 students may have caught COVID-19 on school buses

Concern: 150 students may have caught COVID-19 on school buses

Students from Sharon region ordered into isolation after driver who drove them diagnosed with coronavirus.Arutz Sheva Staff, 01/12/2020 03:34
Corona Cabinet confirms: Second semester exams to be held online

Corona Cabinet confirms: Second semester exams to be held online

Exams to be conducted remotely at all universities and colleges to reduce risk of increasing coronavirus spread.Arutz Sheva Staff, 29/06/2020 17:01
Report: Single students denied entry to Israel, married students still allowed

Report: Single students denied entry to Israel, married students still allowed

Entry permits for singles seeking to study in Israel retracted, married students and their families still allowed entry.Arutz Sheva Staff, 03/06/2020 18:58
Watch: Student demonstrators clash with police in Jerusalem

Watch: Student demonstrators clash with police in Jerusalem

Students rally in Jerusalem against continued closure of higher education institutions.Arutz Sheva Staff, 07/05/2020 15:58
400 Diaspora gap year students explore their futures in Israel

400 Diaspora gap year students explore their futures in Israel

Hundreds of Diaspora Jewish students studying in Israel during their 'gap year' after high school attend Israel Fair in Jerusalem.Arutz Sheva Staff, 22/12/2019 15:17
About 2.5 million students return to school

About 2.5 million students return to school

New school year begins at 8:00 a.m. Sunday morning.Orli Harari, 01/09/2019 06:52
Democratic schools have low graduation rates

Democratic schools have low graduation rates

Students studying in 'democratic' high schools are less likely to graduate with a diploma, statistics show.Arutz Sheva Staff, 29/08/2019 21:50
Tel Aviv, Jerusalem, to see a 14% increase in number of students

Tel Aviv, Jerusalem, to see a 14% increase in number of students

New statistics show Israel's public school sectors growing, as number of students in Arab schools drop.Arutz Sheva Staff, 28/08/2019 15:40
First yeshiva high school student completes the Odyssey program

First yeshiva high school student completes the Odyssey program

Nir Luria, student at Neveh Shmuel Yeshiva, graduates high school with a third of his B.Sc., making him the first yeshiva student to do so.Arutz Sheva Staff, 01/07/2019 15:06
Watch: College students get a huge surprise

Watch: College students get a huge surprise

Billionaire pledges to pay off student debt of an entire graduating class at commencement ceremony.Arutz Sheva Staff, 20/05/2019 17:12
Israeli college students vote: Blue and White, Zehut and Meretz

Israeli college students vote: Blue and White, Zehut and Meretz

The Blue and White list led by Benny Gantz and Yair Lapid wins the most votes among Israeli students, with 47 seats.Ido ben Porat, 31/03/2019 19:06
Can cooperative coordination replace condemnation and controversy?

Can cooperative coordination replace condemnation and controversy?

It is not sufficient to talk to staff, rabbis, mental health professionals, physicians, counselors, family members or any person of power, authority or influence who comes in close proximity of  young adults. Lila Lowell, 11/02/2019 18:30
Haredi parents spend the least on private tutors

Haredi parents spend the least on private tutors

Less haredi parents spend money on private tutors for their children, survey shows.Arutz Sheva Staff, 27/08/2018 14:03
Poland: Israeli students targeted by explosive

Poland: Israeli students targeted by explosive

Israeli students targeted while visiting Warsaw orphanage. Education Ministry: 'No question' incident was intentional.Arutz Sheva Staff, 02/08/2018 14:58
'Hitler was good, because he killed Jews'

'Hitler was good, because he killed Jews'

German-Arab students praise Hitler to Jewish classmate who spoke against Palestinian state.JTA, 23/12/2017 19:25
Teachers' strike in Israeli high schools

Teachers' strike in Israeli high schools

Teachers' union claims 'procrastination' in negotiations with the Ministry of Finance over wage agreement in post-elementary education.Orli Harari, 12/11/2017 07:50
Students mock Holocaust exhibit on social media

Students mock Holocaust exhibit on social media

Pennsylvania students on senior class trip mock exhibits at US Holocaust Museum on social media.JTA, 06/11/2017 15:02
Jewish students photographed by man wearing Nazi symbols

Jewish students photographed by man wearing Nazi symbols

Students at Buenos Aires high school photographed by man wearing hat and short with Nazi symbols as they leave school.JTA, 24/10/2017 16:52
The miracle on the burning bus

The miracle on the burning bus

Two teachers risk their lives to save students from bus that caught fire, awarded certificates of appreciation.Arutz Sheva Staff, 20/07/2017 11:21
Dancing with Israeli flags - not just in Jerusalem

Dancing with Israeli flags - not just in Jerusalem

Gush Etzion students dance with flags, hold bike race at Gush Etzion Junction. Kindergartners march in Kiryat Moshe, Jerusalem.Arutz Sheva Staff, 24/05/2017 12:58
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, 06/11/2016 19:38
Millions will go to Jewish outreach worldwide

Millions will go to Jewish outreach worldwide

'For the first time, Israel understands that it is the State of all Jews the world over.'Ido ben Porat, 16/08/2016 10:54
School’s out for summer

School’s out for summer

Monday will be the last official school day for 700 thousand students in grades 7-12.Ido Ben Porat, 19/06/2016 18:59
Arab students protest on Memorial Day eve

Arab students protest on Memorial Day eve

Outraged MK offers to transfer Ben-Gurion students who protested against 'occupation' to Ramallah, Damascus universities.Tova Dvorin, 10/05/2016 19:04
Students will receive 121 million in support

Students will receive 121 million in support

Finance Committee approves 121 million budget to help support students - but opposition MKs says discriminates in favor of yeshiva students.Arutz Sheva Staff, 15/02/2016 14:56
53 Leftist Students 'Dare to Refuse' in IDF

53 Leftist Students 'Dare to Refuse' in IDF

'War of letters' begins anew against the IDF, this time, from students who say IDF 'is a contractor for segregation.'Nir Har Zahav and Tova Dvorin, 28/12/2014 12:08
Parents Fight for Increased Security in Jerusalem

Parents Fight for Increased Security in Jerusalem

Jerusalem parents organization announces new security measures after parents barrage mayor and municipality with calls for security guards.Cynthia Blank, 19/11/2014 08:50
Draft-Dodgers Ineligible for State Scholarships

Draft-Dodgers Ineligible for State Scholarships

'Draft Dodgers' Law' passes on Knesset plenum, will revoke eligibility for students who evaded IDF service for ideological reasons.Ido Ben-Porat and Tova Dvorin, 17/11/2014 21:53
Intense Protests at HUJI over Incitement

Intense Protests at HUJI over Incitement

Arabs call to 'liberate Palestine,' fight security forces in Jerusalem - causing Jewish students to counter-protest against incitement.Shlomo Pitrikovsky, Tova Dvorin, 11/11/2014 20:54
PM Says 'We Know A Lot More Now About Kidnapping'

PM Says 'We Know A Lot More Now About Kidnapping'

Netanyahu updates status of search, says Israel is moving closer to finding the three teens kidnapped by Hamas.Yaakov Levi, 19/06/2014 19:48
Students Ask UN Chief to Help Locate Missing Teens

Students Ask UN Chief to Help Locate Missing Teens

If yeshiva students were kidnapped by terorrists, UN has the power to assist in their release, write students to Ban Ki-moon.Elad Benari, Canada, 14/06/2014 00:50
Student Gov't Passes First Anti-BDS Resolution

Student Gov't Passes First Anti-BDS Resolution

Western Washington University the first to turn BDS's own tactic on its head, outlawing boycotts based on national origin.Tova Dvorin, 11/06/2014 22:49
Budget Cuts? Hebrew University Students Fight Back

Budget Cuts? Hebrew University Students Fight Back

Protests erupt on Mount Scopus campus after Humanities department cuts funds for second time in three years.Tova Dvorin, 02/06/2014 17:31
Outrage as Zoabi Calls IDF Marmara 'Murderers'

Outrage as Zoabi Calls IDF Marmara 'Murderers'

MK Hanin Zoabi calls IDF soldiers 'murderers' - and a group of high school students decide not to keep quiet over the insult.Hezki Baruch and Tova Dvorin, 30/05/2014 08:44
Protests at Tel Aviv U. Over Terrorist Speaker

Protests at Tel Aviv U. Over Terrorist Speaker

Convicted Hezbollah terrorist to speak at 'Land Day' against Israel - and students are outraged.Yoni Kempinski, 06/04/2014 13:09
Yeshiva Boys Succeed with Judea, Samaria Alert App

Yeshiva Boys Succeed with Judea, Samaria Alert App

Yeshiva students create successful project giving Judea, Samaria residents information on attacks, crime in real time.Maayana Miskin, 20/02/2014 17:48
Livni Encourages Students to Meet Abbas

Livni Encourages Students to Meet Abbas

Justice Minister says she supports the Israeli Student Union’s controversial plan to send a delegation to meet Abbas.Elad Benari, 29/11/2013 03:13
Anger Over Student Union Meeting with Abbas

Anger Over Student Union Meeting with Abbas

Growing controversy over planned student delegation to Ramallah.Maayana Miskin, 28/11/2013 11:34
Meitzav Report Reveals Huge Gap Between Rich, Poor

Meitzav Report Reveals Huge Gap Between Rich, Poor

Annual Meitzav reports indicate gains in Math and Sciences, losses in Hebrew language; huge socioeconomic gaps revealedTova Dvorin , 03/11/2013 15:20
Berlin: First Jewish Student House Opened

Berlin: First Jewish Student House Opened

Student center for Jews, Israelis opens in Berlin. Objective: pro-Israel, pro-Jewish Life center for Germany's Jews and Israeli emigrants.Tova Dvorin, 28/10/2013 20:09
Thousands of Students Return to Their Studies

Thousands of Students Return to Their Studies

With the opening of the academic year, nearly 308,000 students returned on Sunday to their university studies.Kochava Rozenbaum , 13/10/2013 10:08
'Alarming' Anti-Israel Campaign On Rutgers Campus

'Alarming' Anti-Israel Campaign On Rutgers Campus

Students for Justice in Palestine accused of harassment after spreading mock eviction notices around US university campus.Kochava Rozenbaum , 09/10/2013 16:19
Children with Immune Disorders Told: Stay Home

Children with Immune Disorders Told: Stay Home

Children who have weak or absent immune systems were told by the Ministry of Health not to return to school until January.Kochava Rozenbaum , 22/08/2013 22:52
Israeli Students Win Contest for Robotic Wedding

Israeli Students Win Contest for Robotic Wedding

9th-grade Israeli students won first place in 2013 international robotics competition in Holland for re-enactment of a Jewish wedding.Rina Tzvi , 07/07/2013 13:15
Yad L'achim: Shocked Piron Backs Assimilation Law

Yad L'achim: Shocked Piron Backs Assimilation Law

The Yad L'achim organization slammed Education Minister Shai Piron for supporting Jewish-Arab student meetingsDavid Lev, 30/06/2013 16:29
Akunis: Use Waze Money to Help Students

Akunis: Use Waze Money to Help Students

The money to be collected by the state for the sale of Waze should be used to help college students, MK Ofer Akunis saidDavid Lev, 16/06/2013 17:40
‘Jews Are Evil’ Assigned to NYS Students

‘Jews Are Evil’ Assigned to NYS Students

New York State high school students were told to write a piece persuading a teacher that “Jews are evil,” for the problems of Nazi Germany. Hana Levi Julian, 14/04/2013 09:57
Jordan Charges Students With 'Devil Worship'

Jordan Charges Students With 'Devil Worship'

A Jordanian military prosecutor charged five students with incitement for allegedly desecrating the Koran and engaging in "devil worship." Arutz Sheva staff, 28/03/2013 04:46