Tag: Jewish

  • University introduces support groups for Jewish, Arab, Muslim and Palestinian students

    Stanford President Richard Saller and Provost Jenny Martinez announced two new support groups and new campus safety measures in an email Monday, following calls from community members demanding further support from the University for students affected by the Israel-Gaza war.  The two support groups — the Antisemitism, Bias and Communication Subcommittee and the Muslim, Arab…

  • An open letter to Jewish students at Stanford University

    We write to you as Stanford Jewish alumni who have been closely monitoring with great concern the discourse on campus regarding Hamas’ terror attack of Oct. 7 and Israel’s military response to those atrocities. We write to ensure you know that, as Jews who are part of the Stanford family, we stand in solidarity with…

  • President addresses Jewish alumni concerns about antisemitism on campus

    President Richard Saller addressed more than 275 members of the Stanford Jewish Alumni Network (SJAN) in a virtual town hall on Nov. 16, following community calls for a clear denouncement of Hamas from the University. Vice President of Alumni Affairs and Stanford Alumni Association President Howard Wolf facilitated the meeting.  The town hall comes after…