Your guide to Jewish life at UVa - academics, kosher dining, Hillel, Chabad, Israel activities, anti-Semitism and more!
“It was probably the most afraid that I’ve been in a situation at U.Va,” student Ben Borenstein said. “It was very antagonistic and almost militant.”
I was an active Jewish teen leader. But when I got to campus, I suddenly felt those experiences slowing down the process of my own Jewish journey.
During the war, Simon fought for the Confederacy, with his wife Hannah working as a Confederate nurse, and Isaac fought for the Union.
Warmbier, who suffered extensive brain damage while imprisoned in North Korea, was a student leader at the University of Virginia’s Hillel.
A son of the former congressman Eric Cantor is a member of the University of Virginia fraternity at the center of a high-profile rape scandal.
A recent Rolling Stone article on sexual assault at the University of Virginia has galvanized students to change campus culture. But is it too little too late?
It is an exciting time to be part of the Maccabi Tel Aviv basketball team. Star player Sylven Landesberg talked with The Forward about playing in Israel and what his future holds.
I question whether America is more innovative now than it was in the 1950s and 1960s, when our safety net was stronger and unions were able to bargain for living wages.