At a Feb. 19 meeting of Stanford University's Academic (Faculty) Senate, Stanford University President John Hennessy addressed the Boycott, Divestment and Sanction (BDS) issue that has roiled the Stanford campus in recent weeks. Here is his statement:
This past Tuesday evening,...
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August 7, 2013 | 2:30 pm
From left: Maccabiah standout Andi Murez (Photo by Norbert Von Der Groeben, Stanford Athletics) and her Maccabiah Games trophy.
Andi Murez, 21, a swimmer from Venice Beach competing in her second Maccabiah Games this year, was named Most Outstanding Athlete out of all the...
December 6, 2007 | 7:00 pmCourt Rules Against Neuwirth
A Superior Court judge in Santa Monica has dismissed a defamation suit, which threw into sharp relief the emotional tension between hawkish and dovish supporters of Israel.
Judge John Reed ruled Nov. 27 against plaintiff Rachel Neuwirth, a right-wing...
April 27, 2006 | 8:00 pm
Arnold Eisen doesn't need to be reminded that he's not a rabbi. It's certainly not news to him.
The Jewish Theological Seminary (JTS) announced this month that Eisen, 54, the chair of Stanford University's religious studies program, would become just the second nonrabbi to serve as...