Category Archive: Academia

UW STUDY ON RELIGIOUS DISCRIMINATION EXCLUDES JEWS

Why did a UW study on religious discrimination completely exclude Jews?

UW Jewish Studies Instructor Refers to Hezbollah Terrorists as “Pleasant People”

To whom can embattled Jewish students turn when often their own Jewish studies professors share the same sentiments as their tormenters?

UW JEWISH STUDIES TO HOST ANTI-ISRAEL PROF IN DIGITAL LECTURE

Seattle – On April 12th, The University of Washington Stroum Center for Jewish Studies will host Ivy Sichel, Professor of Linguistics at the University of California, Santa Cruz, who will lecture on Hebrew… Continue reading

ANTI-ISRAEL GROUP AT UW ISSUES STATEMENT OF SUPPORT FOR JEWISH STUDIES PROFESSOR

While alienating herself from some for her anti-Israel polemic, Professor Halperin’s actions have garnered her support from an entirely different quarter. SUPER UW, an affiliate of Students for Justice in Palestine (SJP), issued a statement in support of Halperin today.

UW Sephardic studies chair condemns Israel, rips Zionism

UW Sephardic studies chair hops on anti-Israel bandwagon.

SUPER UW ATTEMPTS TO BAR JEWISH GROUP FROM CULTURAL FESTIVAL

Anti-Israel org tries to ban Jewish student group from campus festival.

UW JEWISH STUDIES TO HOST PROF WHO CALLS ISRAEL ‘COLONIZER’

Has the UW Stroum Center for Jewish Studies joined the academic anti-Israel pile on?

Jewish Students at UW Harassed, Israel display Vandalized

Undergraduate Adam Rozen-Wheeler along with several other students were looking forward to setting up their Israel educational display on the University of Washington’s Red Square this past Tuesday afternoon for a week of Israel advocacy on… Continue reading

Study: Spike In Anti-Semitic Incidents at UW – Matches Trend Across Nation

According to Amcha nearly 100 more incidents of anti-Semitism occurred on US campuses during the first six months of 2016 compared with the first six months of 2015.

About Face: Pro-Salaita UW Professor Changes Tune After Seeing Anti-Israel Prof in Action

UW Professor Stephen M. Schwartz counted himself among anti-Israel professor Steve Salaita’s supporters… until he saw him speak. “Israelis have greatly endangered the future of Israel by electing a Netanyahu led coalition of… Continue reading