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Karen Berman is CEO of the American Society of University of Haifa and is a frequent commentator on education, leadership, and philanthropy. She was previously CEO of YRF Darca in the United States, having been with Israel’s leading network of high schools for over 13 years. She is a cum laude graduate of Harvard College and received her MBA From the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania.

ARTICLES BY: Karen Berman

September 1, 2019 6:22 am

Tolerating BDS as ‘Differing Views’ Flips Academic Freedom on Its Head

Who is the true arbiter of academic freedom? Earlier this month, a New York judge attempted to play that role, ordering Fordham University to recognize the pro-BDS student...

March 15, 2019 10:26 am

Will Israeli Academia Lead the Charge to Counter ‘Apartheid Week’ and BDS?

While anti-Israel incidents driven by the boycott, divestment and sanctions (BDS) movement are prevalent on American college campuses throughout the year, a particularly jarring period...

January 23, 2019 8:01 am

Free Speech vs. Inclusive Speech: What’s Fair Game on Campus?

While the American Civil Liberties Union’s guide to speech on campus asserts that any “restrictions on speech by public colleges and universities amount to government censorship, in...


Canadian Academics Suspend Censure of University of Toronto After School &#...

On Friday, a Canadian teacher's union suspended its censure against the University of Toronto, imposed over accusations that the school...


Over 3,000,000 Israelis Get Covid Booster Shot

i24 News – Upward of 3,000,000 Israelis have received the third shot of the coronavirus vaccine, Israel's Health Ministry announced on Friday. Israel, a world leader in vaccination, was the first...

Middle East

We Won’t Let Islamic State Establish Presence on our Border, IranR...

i24 News – Iran will not allow the Islamic State group to establish a presence on the country's border with...

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