Shabbat Shalom! Passover is just a few days away, starting on the evening of Monday April 10th. Be sure to check out our Passover page to see all our Passover-related coverage. BJN will be on a limited schedule for the next two weeks as we do not publish on chagim (holidays).
Have a great weekend, stay warm, and enjoy this week’s stories in the BJN:
- ASA Members’ Anti-BDS Suit Goes Forward (4/6/2017) - 10 Nisan 5777 - The US District Court for the District of Columbia (D.C.) has rejected efforts by the American Studies Association (ASA) to suppress a lawsuit filed against the Association by its own members challenging the ASA’s adoption of a boycott of all Israeli academic institutions.
- New Report: Campus Anti-Semitism Increased 40% in 2016, Genocidal Expression Doubled (4/5/2017) - 9 Nisan 5777 - Anti-Semitism on campus increased 40% and genocidal expression doubled in 2016, according to AMCHA Initiative’s annual study that examines anti-Semitism at more than 100 public and private colleges and universities with the largest Jewish undergraduate populations.
- Don’t Panic, Keep Calm and Clean On: Sell Your Chametz (4/6/2017) - 10 Nisan 5777 - As you prepare for this joyous holiday here is a reminder: Don’t forget to sell your Chametz!!
- Passover Meal to GO? Delivered to Seniors in Boulder County (4/5/2017) - 9 Nisan 5777 - Passover begins this upcoming Monday night, there are many seniors in Boulder who can no longer cook their own Seders… let’s come together to ensure that they don’t miss out!
- Rohr Chabad Center Seeking Support for CU Student Seders (4/5/2017) - 9 Nisan 5777 - Rohr Chabad Center expects to serve over 1,000 meals at CU over the Passover holiday -- can you help?