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Rachel Frommer is the campus correspondent for The Algemeiner. She holds a BA in English literature from Touro College.

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April 24, 2017 12:54 am

Georgia’s Kennesaw State University Hosts Camel, Kangaroo on Campus for Israel Festival

A Georgia university hosted a camel and kangaroo on campus last week as part of a program celebrating Israeli culture, with organizers telling The Algemeiner on Friday that...

April 21, 2017 3:44 pm

Report: Israeli Court Suspends Travel Ban on BDS Co-Founder Under Investigation for Tax Fraud, as He Prepares to Accept ‘Gandhi Peace Award’ at Yale

An Israeli court has agreed to temporarily suspend a travel ban on a co-founder of the boycott, divestment and sanctions (BDS) movement as he prepares to...

April 21, 2017 3:19 pm

Tensions Flare as SOAS Students Promise Protest of Israeli Envoy Mark Regev’s Upcoming Talk on London Campus

As London students prepare to protest an upcoming on-campus talk by Israeli Ambassador to the UK Mark Regev, the event's moderator told The Algemeiner on Thursday...

April 20, 2017 5:31 pm

Opposing Narrative of Israeli Apartheid ‘Personal for Us,’ Say Zionist South African Representatives

Opposing the narrative of Israeli apartheid is personal for two Zionist South Africans who spoke with The Algemeiner last month as they embarked on a tour of...

April 20, 2017 5:05 pm

Israel’s Dublin Embassy ‘Concerned’ by ‘Disturbing Trend’ of Anti-Israel Initiatives in City, After Local University Announced as Location for Upcoming Pro-BDS Academic Conference

The Israeli Embassy in Dublin is “concerned” by a "disturbing trend" of local initiatives targeting the Jewish state, a spokesperson told The Algemeiner on Thursday, after...

April 20, 2017 1:29 pm

Tufts Trustees Announce They Will Not Support BDS, After ‘Ambush’ Resolution Passed by Student Government

Tufts University's Board of Trustees announced on Thursday it "will not divest from companies doing business in Israel," after the school's student government passed a BDS...

April 20, 2017 12:34 pm

Police Called After Leftist Protesters Disrupt Jerusalem Mayor’s Lecture at Hebrew University

Police officers were called after protesters disrupted a lecture on Wednesday by the mayor of Jerusalem at the city's Hebrew University, The Algemeiner has learned. Nir...

April 19, 2017 6:05 pm

‘We Were Ambushed,’ Say Claremont Colleges’ Jewish Students After Senate Passes Sudden Pro-BDS Motion on Passover, Easter Sunday

Jewish student leaders at the Claremont Colleges told The Algemeiner they felt "ambushed" by an unexpected vote on a pro-boycott, divestment and sanctions (BDS) motion in the student senate...

April 19, 2017 5:39 pm

UK Jewish Rep Calls for ‘Massive Reform’ Following Latest National Students’ Union Antisemitism Scandal

As a new antisemitism scandal rocked the UK’s national umbrella student group last week, a Jewish representative -- in a interview with The Algemeiner -- called for...

April 14, 2017 6:04 pm

Concordia University Urged by Major Canadian Jewish Group to Take Action After Student Government ‘Exploits Passover’ With Anti-Israel Event

An official with a prominent Canadian Jewish group demanded on Friday that Concordia University administrators take action against the Montreal school’s student union (CSU) after...

April 14, 2017 5:26 pm

Student Leader Fears Potential Violence After Jewish Conspiracy Posters Appear at Auburn University

A student leader at Auburn University in Alabama is concerned “acts of violence will follow” the recent appearance on campus of posters encouraging Christians to...

April 14, 2017 1:02 pm

With Jews Away for Passover Holiday, US Campuses See Flurry of Activities Targeting Jewish State

Amid a slew of anti-Israel activities taking place at universities across the US during the Passover holiday this week, a leading campus activist told The Algemeiner...

April 13, 2017 5:43 pm

Harvard Israeli Apartheid Week Kicks Off With Mock ‘Detention Notices’ Citing Supposed Injustices Committed by Jewish State

Israeli Apartheid Week (IAW) at Harvard University kicked off on Monday with mock detention notices posted at a dormitory that cited the purported unjust detentions of “Palestinians...

April 10, 2017 4:30 pm

Camel Visits University of Georgia Campus as Part of ‘Israel Fest’

A University of Georgia (UGA) Zionist student group brought a camel to campus as part of their major Israeli cultural event of the year, the Atlanta Jewish...


New York Times Amends Palestinian Terrorist Barghouti’s Op-Ed Amid Outcry - A day after convicted Palestinian terrorist Marwan Barghouti wrote a New York...


Georgia’s Kennesaw State University Hosts Camel, Kangaroo on Campus f...

A Georgia university hosted a camel and kangaroo on campus last week as part of a program celebrating Israeli culture, with organizers...


Israel Reportedly Strikes Pro-Regime Military Base in Syria - The Israeli military launched an attack on a military base belonging to pro-regime forces in Syria Sunday, according to local reports. According to a statement issued by the National Defense...

Middle East

Lebanese Prime Minister Asks UN to Help on Permanent Ceasefire With Israel - Lebanese Prime Minister Saad al-Hariri asked the United Nations Friday for help in forging a permanent cease-fire with Israel, ending what he called the Jewish state’s “continuous violations” of...