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WATCH: This Egyptian Tel Aviv Uni student uses his valedictorian speech to express his love for Israel and Jews

August 18, 2015

Haisam Hassanein graduated from Tel Aviv University last week. Born in Egypt, no one was more surprised than him to be giving the valedictorian address for the International Master's students. But his speech was a beautiful expression of multiculturalism, acceptance and questioning the status quo.


WATCH: Jewish students break world record...for hopping

By Josh Jackman, July 23, 2015

Michael Sobell Sinai Jewish Primary School has broken a world record - for hopping.

In an end of term activity at the school in Kenton, 691 staff, pupils and teachers hopped on one leg for 10 seconds, officially earning themselves a Guinness World Record.


'Pro-Israel students are being silenced' - Luisa Peress

By Naomi Firsht, February 26, 2015
As part of online magazine Spiked’s Down With Campus Censorship! campaign, they are producing a series of interviews with students, sharing their stories about the university thought police. Here, medical student Luisa Peress discusses the ugly censure of a pro-Israel event at King’s College London.


Student walks out of George Galloway lecture

By Rosa Doherty, October 16, 2013
The tables were turned on George Galloway this week after a student launched a protest and then walked out as the Respect MP gave a lecture to the Oxford Union.


The UJS presidential election 2012

October 15, 2012

Move over Obama and Romney for this year's real political contest.


Alex Green for UJS president

By Jennifer Lipman, November 22, 2011

Meet the student who wants to take charge of the Union of Jewish Students for the 2012-2013 academic year


Jewish student leader on Bin Laden death

By Jennifer Lipman, May 2, 2011
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Listen to UJS chair Alex Dwek (in New York) speaking about the news of Osama bin Laden's death and the reaction around Manhattan.


Aaron Porter faces 'antisemitic' abuse at student march

January 31, 2011
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Footage of the National Union of Students (NUS) fees rally in Manchester on January 29, during which NUS president Aaron Porter faced antisemitic abuse.

Mr Porter, who is not Jewish, was led away as protesters chanted “Tory Jew scum”.

The Union of Jewish Students (UJS) has expressed its outrage. In a statement, UJS said: “Legitimate criticism and debate are an important part of NUS, but abuse such as ‘Jew scum’ has no place in our student movement.