JUF News Express Archives

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JUF News Express 12/19/2014 
After five years of imprisonment in Cuba, Jewish American Alan Gross was released Wednesday amid the ...
 
JUF News Express 12/12/2014 
Illinois state comptroller and former treasurer Judy Baar Topinka, who died Wednesday from complicat ...
 
JUF News Express 12/05/2014 
The Breakthrough Fund, JUF's initiative to kick start smart growth and innovative ideas throughout C ...
 
JUF News Express 11-14-2014 
Chicago police officials travel to Israel
 
JUF News Express 11/7/2014 
Loyola University has taken disciplinary action against Students for Justice in Palestine.
 
JUF News Express 11/21/2014 
Israelis, Jews and people of all faiths are mourning the loss of four rabbis and a police officer mu ...
 
JUF News Express 10-31-2014 
'Living legend' Shimon Peres inspires Chicago Jews
 
JUF News Express 10/24/2014 
Congregation Etz Chaim in west suburban Lombard was vandalized Tuesday. Seven windows were broken.
 
JUF News Express 10/03/2014 
To our readers who observe the High Holy Day of Yom Kippur, the JUF News team wishes you and your lo ...
 
JUF News Express 09/19/2014 
Campuses accross Illinois and the nation are focal points for anti-Israel activity, with this academ ...
 
JUF News Express 09/12/2014 
After a summer of hardship for Jews around the world, the Jewish Federation of Metropolitan Chicago’ ...
 
JUF News Express 09/05/2014 
A call for a new kind of global religious coalition to confront the resurgence of anti-Semitism and ...
 
JUF News Express 08-01-2014 
The war with Hamas is continuing unabated. Hamas is breaking ceasefire agreements; firing rockets, u ...
 
JUF News Express 08/29/2014 
The new, open-ended cease-fire between Israel and Hamas went into effect Tuesday evening. Brokered b ...
 
JUF News Express 08/22/2014 
More than 650 Chicagoans, including Mayor Rahm Emanuel, showed their support for Israel and the Jewi ...
 
JUF News Express 08/15/2014 
Hundreds of thousands of Israelis face short- and long-term humanitarian needs resulting from this s ...
 
JUF News Express 08/08/2014 
After a 72-hour ceasefire, Hamas and Islamic Jihad resumed firing rockets at Israel. After withholdi ...
 
JUF News Express 07/25/2014 
Chicagoans will stand with Israel at a community-wide rally at 11 a.m. this Monday, July 28, at the ...
 
JUF News Express 07/18/2014 
As Israel's war with Hamas escalates, so too do the human needs. Through its Israel Emergency Campai ...
 
JUF News Express 07/11/2014 
As Hamas rockets continue terrorizing the Jewish state, JUF has advanced $1 million for urgent human ...
 
JUF News Express 07/08/2014 
At this hour, much of Israel is being blanketed by Hamas rocket fire. Already today, hundreds of roc ...
 
JUF News Express 07/03/2014 
As Jews all over the world grieve and reflect on the murder of Israeli teenagers Eyal Yifrach, Gilad ...
 
JUF News Express 06/30/2014 
Following the discovery of the murders of Gilad Shaar, Naftali Frenkel, and Eyal Yifrach, Jewish Uni ...
 
JUF News Express 06/27/2014 
More than 500 Chicagoans gathered in downtown Chicago Monday to pray for the safe return of the thre ...
 
JUF News Express 06/20/2014 
A vigil in solidarity with Israel and the families of the three kidnapped teens will be held at noon ...
 
JUF News Express 06/13/2014 
Three young Israeli men, ages 17 to 19, went missing last night in the West Bank area of Gush Etzion ...
 
JUF News Express 06/06/2014 
In the aftermath of the establishment of a new Palestinian unity government, the Jewish Federation o ...
 
JUF News Express 05/30/2014 
Two attacks perpetrated against people inside and in proximity to Jewish institutions in Belgium and ...
 
JUF News Express 05/23/2014 
A student referendum at DePaul University aimed at calling on the university to divest funds from U. ...
 
JUF News Express 05/16/2014 
Just days after returning from his latest trip to Ukraine, Roman Polonsky, head of the Jewish Agency ...
 
JUF News Express 05/09/2014 
Who is an extraordinary Jew you know? JUF's Young Leadership Division and Oy!Chicago are looking for ...
 
JUF News Express 05/02/2014 
Join JUF in downtown Chicago this Tuesday to celebrate Israel Independence Day (Yom Ha'atzamut).
 
JUF News Express 04-25-2014 
Yom HaShoah, the day to recall the horrors and memories of the Holocaust, is this Sunday, April 27.
 
JUF News Express 04-18-2014 
Fliers circulated near a Donetsk synagogue in eastern Ukraine, ordering Jews to register with the Pe ...
 
JUF News Express 04/11/2014 
Celebrate Israel here – and help make a difference there. Israfest, a month-long celebration of Isra ...
 
JUF News Express 04/04/2014 
Why celebrate for just one day? This year, join JUF for IsraFest, Chicago’s month-long celebration o ...
 
JUF News Express 03-21-2014 
With support from JUF’s Israel Education Center and Metro Chicago Hillel, students at Loyola Univers ...
 
JUF News Express 03-20-2014 
Strengthening local ties to French Jewry
 
JUF News Express 03-07-2014 (alt) 
In addition to the monthly print edition of JUF News sent to JUF donors, and our website, JUFNews.or ...
 
JUF News Express 03/28/2014 
The president of Loyola University's United Student Government Association vetoed a resolution Wedne ...
 
JUF News Express 03/14/2014 
Registration for the 2014 Bank of America Chicago Marathon opens Wednesday, and for the first time r ...
 
JUF News Express 03/10/2014 
In addition to the monthly print edition of JUF News sent to JUF donors, and our website, JUFNews.or ...
 
JUF News Express 03/07/2014 
The situation in Ukraine continues spiraling out of control. Amid the tension, JUF is helping Ukrain ...
 
JUF News Express 02-14-2014 
After helping Team USA to a bronze medal in the team figure skating event last weekend.
 
JUF News Express 02/28/2014 
Fulfilling its mandate to protect and care for at-risk Jews around the corner and around the globe, ...
 
JUF News Express 02/21/2014 
As violent demonstrations continue throughout Ukraine and uncertainty looms over the current agreeme ...
 
JUF News Express 02/07/2014 
Encouraging smart growth and innovation in the Jewish nonprofit sector are the goals of the JUF Brea ...
 
JUF News Express 01/31/2014 
Actress Scarlett Johansson has broken ties with the global poverty organization Oxfam due to a funda ...
 
JUF News Express 01/24/2014 
Chicago-area rabbis on the annual JUF Rabbinic Action Committee Mission met with Pope Francis in Vat ...
 
JUF News Express 01/10/2014 
During the opening sessions of the Modern Language Association's (MLA) annual convention in Chicago ...
 
JUF News Express 01/09/2014 
The annual 3-day convention of the Modern Language Association (MLA) began today in Chicago. The con ...
 
JUF News Express 01/03/2014 
As of Wednesday, more than 100 American colleges and universities have publically opposed the Americ ...