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Vienna university announces new $9,000 scholarships for young Jewish studies researchers

Vienna university announces new $9,000 scholarships for young Jewish studies researchers

Young scholars specializing in Jewish studies now have a shot at a scholarship worth more than $9,000 from the University of Vienna.Cnaan Liphshitz/JTA, 07/06/2021 22:45
Rutgers University chancellor apologizes for letter condemning anti-Semitism

Rutgers University chancellor apologizes for letter condemning anti-Semitism

After pressure from campus pro-Palestinian group, university head writes letter apologizing for earlier letter denouncing anti-Semitism.Dan Verbin, 28/05/2021 18:43
Canadian uni students post TikTok vid encouraging stabbing of Israelis

Canadian uni students post TikTok vid encouraging stabbing of Israelis

Video by two Wilfred Laurier students, with 4,000+ views, also burns Israeli flag and compares Israel to toilet paper and vomit.Dan Verbin, Canada, 14/05/2021 21:20
NAACP: Oregon university president who made anti-Semitic remarks suffered racism

NAACP: Oregon university president who made anti-Semitic remarks suffered racism

University president accused of anti-Semitism was subjected to racism, NAACP report says.Ben Sales, JTA, 01/05/2021 20:35
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
Anti-Semitism in Oregon: ADL demands university president resign

Anti-Semitism in Oregon: ADL demands university president resign

ADL calls on Oregon university president to resign over firing of Jewish professor who alleged anti=Semitism.Ben Sales, JTA, 30/04/2021 08:15
After respectful discussion, U of Iowa approves Jewish senate seat

After respectful discussion, U of Iowa approves Jewish senate seat

Inside the debate over Judaism and Zionism that quietly roiled the University of Iowa.Ben Sales, JTA, 08/04/2021 17:11
American Jewish University seeks a partner to share its Los Angeles campus

American Jewish University seeks a partner to share its Los Angeles campus

University seeks 'compatible,' 'strategic' partner to share Los Angeles campus, President says,Asaf Shalev, JTA, 07/04/2021 09:36
Tufts pro-Israel Jewish student official no longer facing impeachment

Tufts pro-Israel Jewish student official no longer facing impeachment

Pro-Palestinian students drop bid to impeach Jewish student official at Tufts University.Ben Sales, JTA, 01/03/2021 09:49
US, UK, scholars sign petition supporting lecturer who made anti-Semitic statements

US, UK, scholars sign petition supporting lecturer who made anti-Semitic statements

Nearly 200 US and UK scholars back British lecturer who called Jewish students ‘pawns’ of Israel.Cnaan Liphshiz, JTA, 27/02/2021 20:21
Large Frankfurt university launches new Jewish studies program

Large Frankfurt university launches new Jewish studies program

Frankfurt's Goethe University launches new Jewish studies program, honoring philosopher dismissed by Nazis.Toby Axelrod, JTA, 11/02/2021 07:40
High-tech power-house: A groundbreaking agreement between Los Angeles and Israel

High-tech power-house: A groundbreaking agreement between Los Angeles and Israel

ECOM College has signed an historic agreement with the University of Los Angeles.Arutz Sheva Marketing Team, 16/12/2020 19:00
James O'Keefe confronts Pittsburgh University Professor

James O'Keefe confronts Pittsburgh University Professor

Professor Stephan Robar calls Veritas 'crap'; politely avoids supporting claim in candid one-on-one with James O'Keefe.Arutz Sheva Staff, 24/11/2020 22:19
Over $20 million allocated to support Jewish university life across 6 continents

Over $20 million allocated to support Jewish university life across 6 continents

Mosaic United joins together with campus partners to take its global campus initiative into its fifth consecutive year.Arutz Sheva Staff, 16/09/2020 15:10
University offers ‘How to Overthrow the State’ course focused on Marxist revolutionaries

University offers ‘How to Overthrow the State’ course focused on Marxist revolutionaries

Class will 'explore examples of revolutionary thought and action from across Global South, including from people such as Che Guevara.'Mordechai Sones, 08/09/2020 19:34
Fire at University of Delaware Chabad ruled arson

Fire at University of Delaware Chabad ruled arson

Fire marshal says fire which caused $75,000-$200,000 at campus Chabad center was set deliberately.Marcy Oster/JTA, 27/08/2020 17:53
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, 26/08/2020 18:13
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, 11/02/2020 14:01
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, 02/11/2019 18:15
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, 18/09/2019 22:10
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, 14/09/2019 19:53
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, 04/07/2019 09:27
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, 20/06/2019 08:55
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, 19/06/2019 00:15
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, 29/05/2019 22:49
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, 22/05/2019 07:50
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, 25/04/2019 09:01
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, 13/02/2019 21:58
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, 25/12/2018 11:47
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, 19/12/2018 11:35
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, 03/12/2018 16:34
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, 07/11/2018 16:11
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, 30/10/2018 17:14
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, 26/10/2018 08:38
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, 01/09/2018 23:55
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, 05/08/2018 20:02
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, 03/08/2018 14:39
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, 30/07/2018 17:21
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, 06/06/2018 15:51
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, 04/05/2018 11:14
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, 04/05/2018 09:21
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, 12/04/2018 08:17
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, 28/03/2018 21:24
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, 25/01/2018 07:56
'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, 27/12/2017 08:15
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, 16/12/2017 18:35
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, 02/11/2017 12:56
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, 10/09/2017 12:17
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, 27/07/2017 14:41
'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, 30/05/2017 10:41
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, 12/04/2017 12:33
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, 26/03/2017 15:39
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
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, 26/07/2016 18:14
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, 14/07/2016 13:05
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, 21/04/2016 13:29
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, 03/02/2016 09:01