Israel Stories

JUF leaders visit Israel with former ambassador Michael Oren

A JUF leadership mission chaired by 2014 JUF Annual Campaign chairman Lee Miller, Jeff...

10/24/2014 10:17:27 AM

Kezohar HaIvrit: Yom Ha-Kippurim and Kapparot

Today, the name Yom Kippur is recognized universally as the proper name for this somber day.

10/7/2014 10:46:07 AM

Israel Science and Technology: October

Beyond recognizing speech, computer programs can now analyze it to describe the speaker's overall...

10/3/2014 1:18:06 PM

Alleged leader of cell that killed three Israeli teens indicted

Hussam Kawasme of Hebron reportedly admitted to serving as the leader of the cell that...

9/4/2014 10:27:57 AM

Beer Sheva bound

For many, making aliyah helps define much of their Jewish identity and experience. 

8/26/2014 2:45:08 PM

Back to school

A dialogue about what Jewish students will face on campus this year  

8/26/2014 2:38:43 PM

K’zohar Ha-Ivrit: Shalom—Peace

Jewish history, from biblical times to the present, is marked by struggle and by the yearning for...

8/26/2014 1:56:57 PM

Israel Science and Technology: September

Mobileye created driver-assistance systems to reduce the risk of traffic accidents and keep...

8/26/2014 1:39:51 PM

Israel, Palestinians agree to new cease-fire

Egypt announced a new cease-fire between Israel and Palestinian groups shortly after an Israeli...

8/26/2014 12:02:59 PM

Hundreds stand with Israel at solidarity fundraiser for JUF’s Israel Emergency Campaign

“Chicago Stands with Israel: An Evening of Solidarity and Support” was held at the Chicago Hilton...

8/22/2014 3:56:17 PM

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