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UCLA’s Michael Grunstein wins Lasker award for study of histones

UCLA’s Michael Grunstein wins Lasker award for study of histones

Son of Holocaust survivors wins $250,000 Albert Lasker Basic Medical Science Award for research into DNA.JTA, 16/09/2018 17:29
US rabbis: UCLA Disrupters follow pattern of Nazi brownshirts

US rabbis: UCLA Disrupters follow pattern of Nazi brownshirts

Coalition for Jewish Values criticizes group which barged into, attempted to shout down Jewish, Kurdish, and Armenian event.Arutz Sheva Staff, 06/08/2018 19:31
LA attorney mulls prosecution of anti-Israel UCLA event disrupters

LA attorney mulls prosecution of anti-Israel UCLA event disrupters

A top Los Angeles City attorney is now actively reviewing the file of evidence and police complaints of May 17 event at UCLA for possible prosecution under state laws that criminalize the disruption of public meetings, other related statutes. Edwin Black, 25/07/2018 22:08
UCLA students file criminal complaints against anti-Israel disruptors

UCLA students file criminal complaints against anti-Israel disruptors

Jewish students threatened by disruptors filed complaints where UCLA officials feared to tread, although they had pledged they would - it's all about justice for all. Edwin Black, 18/06/2018 08:37
Football star gets anti-Semitic curses - and enjoys it

Football star gets anti-Semitic curses - and enjoys it

Josh Rosen, whose father is Jewish, gets ripped on regularly - especially for his nose - but says, 'It gets my competitive juices flowing.'Mordechai Sones, 26/04/2018 19:36
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
The price of free speech on a US campus? $600,000

The price of free speech on a US campus? $600,000

Giulio Meotti, 24/09/2017 06:20
UCLA professor buries Obama's Middle East policy failures

UCLA professor buries Obama's Middle East policy failures

Prof. of Middle Eastern History James Gelvin strained credulity in his recent lecture, mirroring the Middle East studies establishment's strategy to defend Obama's record regardless of the chaos it sparked.Dr. Mike Lumish, 18/04/2017 07:54
Anti-Semitic cartoon published in UCLA student newspaper

Anti-Semitic cartoon published in UCLA student newspaper

Jewish and even anti-Israel groups condemn publishing of anti-Semitic cartoon against Regulation Law in UCLA student newspaper.JTA, 14/02/2017 22:28
'UCLA has become hostile towards Jews'

'UCLA has become hostile towards Jews'

Former UCLA student president rips college's pro-BDS policies, says campus has become 'hostile, unsafe' for Jews and pro-Israel students.David Rosenberg, 02/09/2016 08:31
UCLA leader leaves over climate for pro-Israelis

UCLA leader leaves over climate for pro-Israelis

Former president of the UCLA Graduate Students Association leaves the university over what he calls a “hostile and unsafe campus climate.”JTA, 02/09/2016 04:13
Two dead in murder-suicide at UCLA

Two dead in murder-suicide at UCLA

Police, SWAT teams surround UCLA compound; campus lockdown lifted.Tova Dvorin, 01/06/2016 22:48
UCLA: 'Constant barrage of anti-Israel propaganda'

UCLA: 'Constant barrage of anti-Israel propaganda'

Jewish Diplomatic Corps member reveals the rising tide of 'anti-Semitic accusations' on campus, as pro-Palestinians gain steam.Nitsan Keidar, 01/06/2016 12:29
Joining Israel and the IDF on Father's Dying Wish

Joining Israel and the IDF on Father's Dying Wish

27-year-old makes aliyah, joins elite combat unit to fulfill promise hours before dad died; relates attacks at UCLA for being pro-Israel.Ari Yashar, 09/06/2015 18:00
UCLA’s Jewish Problem – Trending Far and Wide

UCLA’s Jewish Problem – Trending Far and Wide

To be Jewish at UCLA or at any other Burka U is to be an outcast, primed for blacklisting and bullying. Jack Engelhard, 09/03/2015 10:19
Revealed: 'Top Ten' US Colleges for Anti-Semitism

Revealed: 'Top Ten' US Colleges for Anti-Semitism

'Jew Hatred on Campus' awareness campaign names several top-ranking universities as worst environments for American Jews.Tova Dvorin, 25/02/2015 19:59
UCLA Student Board Interrogates Jewish Candidate

UCLA Student Board Interrogates Jewish Candidate

Debate rages over whether being Jewish could make student government member 'biased', in shocking display of anti-Semitism.Tova Dvorin, 25/02/2015 18:48
Famed Rock Star Bashes BDS 'Real Racists'

Famed Rock Star Bashes BDS 'Real Racists'

Phil Soussan notes hypocrisy in outcry over sports racism and silence over UCLA BDS movement trying to block Jewish voices.Ari Yashar, 30/06/2014 11:13
UCLA Rules Against Anti-Israel Group

UCLA Rules Against Anti-Israel Group

Judicial board votes 4-0 against motion that student officers who likely voted against BDS had 'conflict of interests' by visiting Israel.Ari Yashar, 22/05/2014 18:21