Posts tagged: Jewish - Diverse


Dept. of Ed. To Investigate Alleged Anti-Semitism Complaint at U of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

by | November 17, 2020 The Department of Education’s Office for Civil Rights (OCR) recently announced that it will i Read more

Jewish Theological Seminary Hires Its First Female Chancellor

by | June 29, 2020
Starting July 1, Dr. Shuly Rubin Schwartz will become the first female chancellor in the Jewish [...] Read more

Campus Chaplains Get Creative Amid COVID-19 Pandemic

by | June 10, 2020
When classes pivoted online in response to the coronavirus, so did chaplaincy, and campus faith [...] Read more

Swastikas Painted on Wall Outside of Professor’s Office Triggers Investigation

by | November 29, 2018
Dr. Elizabeth Midlarsky, a Jewish professor at Columbia University’s Teachers College who [...] Read more

Accused Pittsburgh Synagogue Shooter Appears in Court for First Time

by | October 29, 2018
Robert Bowers, 46, appeared in court yesterday after being taken into custody for opening fire [...] Read more

A Transformative Model for Diversity in Higher Education

by Karen L. Berman | August 15, 2018
The mere mention of the words "affirmative action" in the college admissions process evokes hea [...] Read more

University of Wisconsin Survey: Fewer Underrepresented Students Feel Welcome

by Todd Richmond, Associated Press | November 2, 2017
MADISON, Wis — Minority, disabled and gay students say they’re having a tougher time surviv [...] Read more

Jewish Structure on Kansas State Campus Vandalized, Rebuilt

by Associated Press | October 9, 2017
MANHATTAN, Kan. — Authorities are investigating the vandalism of a temporary dwelling erected [...] Read more

William & Mary to Construct New Facility for Jewish Students

by Associated Press | July 3, 2017
WILLIAMSBURG, Va. — A new gathering place will be constructed for Jewish students at the Coll [...] Read more

Israeli University Department Criticized for Nixing Anthem

by Ilan Benzion, Associated Press | May 18, 2017
JERUSALEM  — An Israeli university department’s decision not to play the national anthem a [...] Read more