September 12, 2019, 12:00 am
Six members of Victoria's Jewish community were recognised at the Caulfield Volunteer Awards earlier this week.
By AJN STAFF
August 29, 2019, 12:00 am
A SIX-week dispute over an anti-Israel falsehood disseminated by a VCE educational resources supplier appears to have been settled, with the organisation issuing a full apology, acknowledging the factual incorrectness of the material and severing ties with the teacher who authored it.
August 22, 2019, 12:00 am
VICTORIAN Education Minister James Merlino has announced he expects an unreserved apology and a full public accounting from education resources provider, Australian Council for Health, Physical Education and Recreation (ACHPER), after a controversy over how it handled a complaint against anti-Israel study materials.
August 16, 2019, 10:36 am
FALSE, denigrating claims about Israel in study materials for Victorian students came under the blowtorch this week as Caulfield MP David Southwick demanded the Andrews government move more quickly to safeguard students from false information in VCE coursework.
July 18, 2019, 12:00 am
WHEN Mount Scopus Memorial College student Ramona Chrapot read a sample response in her VCE coursework which claimed that Israel destroys the houses of Arabs living there simply because they are Muslim not Jewish, she could not believe her eyes.
June 7, 2019, 12:00 am
ISRAEL's startup culture and how it can be applied in Victoria – with a particular eye on advances in agricultural irrigation – will be a major focus of the Parliamentary Friends of Israel group which last week held its inaugural meeting for the state's 59th Parliament.
November 1, 2018, 5:06 pm
IT is often said the worldwide Jewish community is like a large extended family. So on Monday evening, when some 60 Melbourne worshippers ached to express their grief for the 11 murdered US congregants at Tree of Life, a Masorti (Conservative) synagogue in Pittsburgh, their destination was Kehilat Nitzan, Melbourne’s Conservative shule.