April 17, 2013 7:21pm
Top Israeli biofuel researchers are in the United States for a weeklong dialogue with scientists and government officials.
April 12, 2013 11:13am
President Obama named Eric Schwartz, a dean at the University of Minnesota, to the United States Commission on International Religious Freedom.
April 11, 2013 2:40pm
Twenty-three national Jewish organizations signed on to a letter to the U.S. Senate urging members to pass gun control legislation.
April 11, 2013 2:32pm
Carrying signs reading “Don’t Deport My Bubbe” and “What Would Moses Do?,” demonstrators representing several Jewish organizations participated in the Rally for Citizenship in Washington.
April 10, 2013 10:38am
Rabbi Samuel Gordon and Maureen Schulman were appointed to the U.S. Holocaust Memorial Council.
April 9, 2013 2:48pm
Alexander Levitzki of Hebrew University was named the recipient of the 2013 Award for Outstanding Achievement in Chemistry in Chemical Research.
April 8, 2013 2:57pm
The National Council of Jewish Women called on the Jewish state to create a system of civil marriage and divorce in what was seen as a landmark move.
April 4, 2013 2:13pm
Sheldon Adelson, a major benefactor of Jewish and Israeli causes, will face courtroom cameras in an upcoming trial despite safety concerns based on his views on Israel.
March 19, 2013 7:05pm
A U.S. appeals court panel heard arguments on whether Americans born in Jerusalem can list Israel as their place of birth on passports and birth certificates.
March 14, 2013 1:33pm
Lesley Weiss, an advocate for Jews in the countries of the former Soviet Union, was reappointed as chair of the Commission for the Preservation of America’s Heritage Abroad.
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