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Jewish Voice for Peace Protests Gala Celebrating Pro-Israel Supporter

Jewish Voice for Peace Protests Gala Celebrating Pro-Israel Supporter

By Sarah Jackson, Deputy News Editor

April 16, 2018


Filed under Diversity at NYU, News, NYU, Top Stories, University News

Jewish Voice for Peast members gathered in Midtown to protest Birthright and Israeli practices.

SGA Passes Measure for Transparency at NYU Tel Aviv

SGA Passes Measure for Transparency at NYU Tel Aviv

By Sakshi Venkatraman, News Editor

March 30, 2018


Filed under News, University News

On Thursday afternoon, the Student Government Assembly passed a resolution calling for NYU to be more transparent in its protection of students traveling to the Tel Aviv campus.

Israeli Deputy Foreign Minister Visits

Israeli Deputy Foreign Minister Visits

By Sakshi Venkatraman, Deputy News Editor

November 20, 2017


Filed under News, University News

Israeli Deputy Foreign Minister Tzipi Hotovely stopped at NYU on Nov. 7 and spoke to a small group of students at the Global Center for Academic and Spiritual Life.

The Opposition to Birthright at NYU, Explained

The Opposition to Birthright at NYU, Explained

By Aya Ouda, Contributing Writer

October 25, 2017


Filed under News, Top Story, University News

The NYU chapter of Jewish Voices for Peace speaks out against Birthright.

Tel Aviv: Nineteen Forty-Eight

Tel Aviv: Nineteen Forty-Eight

By Patrick Seaman, Staff Writer

October 13, 2017


Filed under Abroad, Features

Patrick Seaman reflects on how his experience in Lebanon affects his experience in Tel Aviv.

‘The Settlers’ Discusses Israel

‘The Settlers’ Discusses Israel

By Ali Hassan, Contributing Writer

February 27, 2017


Filed under Arts, Film

NYU professor Shimon Dotan's new documentary "The Settlers" brings the virulent controversy of settlements along the West Bank between Israel and Palestine to light, finding hope and moderation in a world often cast as radical and irreconcilable.

A Passport to Diversity

A Passport to Diversity

By Han Wang, Contributing Writer

February 16, 2017


Filed under Features

The Bronfman Center took 25 students of different backgrounds and beliefs to Israel in an attempt to encourage diversity at NYU.

Hamilton is Right to Disavow BDS

Hamilton is Right to Disavow BDS

By Cara Zambrano, Staff Writer

December 7, 2016


Filed under Opinion

The academic and cultural freedom of students of Israeli descent, or those who hope to go to NYU Tel Aviv, should not be jeopardized.

Tel Aviv: A Night in Fez

Tel Aviv: A Night in Fez

By Hannah Benson, Contributing Writer

December 6, 2016


Filed under Abroad, Features

Hannah Benson reflects on her adventures staying with a family in Fez, Morocco.

Tel Aviv: Israel’s Iraqi Jews Remember Their Past

Tel Aviv: Israel’s Iraqi Jews Remember Their Past

By Hannah Benson, Contributing Writer

December 2, 2016


Filed under Features

What does identity mean for Israelis whose family emigrated from an enemy state?

NYU Students Realize Israel

NYU Students Realize Israel

By Natasha Roy, Deputy News Editor

November 21, 2016


Filed under News, University News

Realize Israel is a club at NYU that educates students about Israeli culture.

Studying Abroad 2.0

Studying Abroad 2.0

By Tommy Collison, Contributing Writer

October 4, 2016


Filed under Abroad, Features

International students are technically already studying abroad. These are the recollections of an Irish student studying in Tel Aviv.

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