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  • Amar’e Stoudemire is hitting the books

    New York Knicks star and philo-Semite, Amar’e Stoudemire is heading back to school at Florida International University while the his union reps sort out the labor dispute with the NBA owners. “I’m back at school at FIU, studying history and science,” Stoudemire, who has been seen on campus, told The Post’s Anthony Sulla-Heffinger. I commend Stoudemire for… More ▸

  • Finally, the rabbi and rebbetzin cheer “Go Blue!”

    For Sabbath-observant students and families in Ann Arbor, the University of Michigan’s pervasive football culture poses a problem: home games at Michigan Stadium conflict with Shabbat. Or so it was before last Saturday night’s match-up against Notre Dame. [[READMORE]] Jews have long been embedded in the Michigan football tradition, even on the field. Russian immigrant… More ▸

  • Ahmadinejad encore at Columbia University?

    The Columbia Spectator reported over the weekend that Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad may be addressing Columbia students again by the end of the month, this time at a small private dinner with the Columbia International Relations Council and Association (CIRCA). [[READMORE]] Members of the group were informed over the summer that they might have the opportunity to… More ▸

  • Hillel talks Israel on campus

    Following the Rosh Hashanah weekend, Jewish college students will return to classes amid a new round of peace talks. At the Hillel Institute last month, students and professionals gathered at Washington University in St. Louis to discuss campus engagement. They also addressed Israel advocacy on campus following a year of divestment campaigns led by the… More ▸