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Inaugural Tikkun Olam Institute in Three Weeks!

In three weeks, the inaugural Tikkun Olam Institute (TOI) will taking place primarily in Long Beach and a little bit in LA on June 15th-17th.  Tapping into the energy around young Jews’ energy for working to improve the world around them, … Continue reading

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California State University system to resume study abroad in Israel beginning in the fall of 2012

According to a press release three weeks ago today, the California State University (CSU) system “plans to allow students at CSU system schools to travel to Israel for academic programs beginning in the fall of 2012. ”  Since 2001, due to … Continue reading

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Jewlicious Festival Once Again a Success

This past weekend, Jewlicious Festival 7.0 was once again held in Long Beach with hundreds of Jewish students and other young people in attendance.  Held 25-27 February 2011 at the Alpert Jewish Community Center, the festival kicked off for the … Continue reading

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Jewlicious Festival 7.0 in One Week

In a week from today, the seventh annual Jewlicious Festival will once again be taking place in Long Beach, CA.  Jewlicious Festival is a three-day gathering of Jewish students & young adults at the massive Alpert JCC in Long Beach. … Continue reading

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Two Recent Events Go Swimmingly Well

SoCalJSS recently held two events for area students, which were great. On Sunday, the second SoCal area-wide Hillel Leadership Gathering took place, this one mid-year, which got 16 students from Chapman University, CSUF, CSULB, and UCI.  Run in cooperation with … Continue reading

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Task Force in Orange County will continue to monitor campus

Huntington Beach, CA – September 19, 2008 – The Orange County Independent Task Force on anti-Semitism will continue to monitor fresh allegations of ongoing anti-Semitic activity at The University of California, Irvine (UCI).  The Task Force consists of Jewish and … Continue reading

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La Jolla says NO to new Hillel

Who needs enemies when we can find Jews who reject a new Hillel facility? Happy New Year!? Planning group rejects Hillel plan 12:16 PM By Dave Schwab – La Jolla Light La Jolla Community Planning Association (LJCPA) members last week … Continue reading

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SPLC: Anti-Semitism still a problem at UCI and other campuses

Anti-Semitism Goes to School Hate on California, Oregon Campuses By Sonia Scherr Intelligence Report Fall 2008 Malik Ali Amir Abdel Malik Ali, who spoke at the University of California, Irvine, this spring at the invitation of the Muslim Student Union, … Continue reading

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Kevin MacDonald topic of Community Meeting in Long Beach

Organized by the ADL and Professors from Jewish Studies – the issue of Kevin MacDonald is bigger than ever. No one in Long Beach wants a raving anti-Semite on campus who is loved by the neo-Nazi movement and White Power … Continue reading

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“Holocaust in Palestine” MSU at UCI again create a week targeting Jews and Israel

The first of a few posts on this year’s anti-Israel activities at the University of California – Irvine. Jewish students put up these signs to warn passersby. They were only up one day because of the strong winds. The winds … Continue reading

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