Campus

CIJA’s national campus team provides expertise, resources and issue management support to Jewish and pro-Israel student groups across the country. Through a range of innovative resources, campaigns and support, the Centre strives to empower student leaders and local campus professionals to defend Israel and advocate on behalf of Jewish students, while building alliances with non-Jewish students on campuses both large and small. Centre staff also reaches out to university faculty and administration across Canada both working on issues of concern to the Jewish community, and in building academic bridges by Canadian and Israeli academic institutions.

Each year, CIJA provides grants to Canadian students who are interested in organizing Israel advocacy events on their local university or college campus. If you are hosting an event, and would like funding, please click here.

Learn more about the Barry Rubin Prize here.

For more information please contact Jay Solomon.

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Israeli Wine & Canadian Cheese

Last night the Israel Awareness Committee of Hillel Ottawa hosted it’s Sixth Annual Israeli Wine & Canadian Cheese​ event. Over 100 politically engaged students joined to celebrate the strong bond [...]

November 19, 2014
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Hillel @ York: A Prayer For Peace

Today Hillel @ York organized a prayer for peace in Vari Hall to to show solidarity for all victims of terror and hatred. [...]

November 18, 2014
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Interfaith Shabbat Dinner with McMaster Hillel

On Friday November 7, 2014, McMaster Hillel hosted an Interfaith Shabbat Dinner on campus. A diverse cross-section of the McMaster community, including students, faculty and staff, attended this now annual [...]

November 13, 2014
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Holocaust Education Week With Hillel at the University of Guelph

Last night Hillel at the University of Guelph hosted an event for Holocaust Education Week. More than 400 students and faculty came to hear the survivor’s lecture. This was the [...]

November 7, 2014
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A Word from our Chair – Campus and AUCC

Last week in Ottawa, CIJA and the Israeli Foreign Ministry were proud to work with the Association of Universities and Colleges of Canada (AUCC) in its innovation conference that focused [...]

November 6, 2014
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Holocaust Survivor Howard Kleinberg Joins Hillel at York University

Today at York we were honored to have Holocaust survivor Howard Kleinberg come and join us at Hillel, and share his testimony for Holocaust education week. The event attracted over [...]

November 6, 2014
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