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Michael Alroy. Courtesy of Alroy's LinkedIn

Transgender activist talks about what transitioning was like in Israel

March 31, 2020

FAU’s Owls for Israel and National Organization for Women chapters hosted an online event featuring transgender activist Michael Alroy.

Decorations were set in front of the Social Science building for the celebration of Israel's 70th birthday.  Alexander Rodriguez | News Editor

Owls for Israel celebrates the country’s 70th birthday

April 21, 2018

Students learned about Israel's music, cultural groups, and LGBT rights.

Courtesy of yeowatzup on Flickr.

Boca House rejects bill that would “show support” for Israel

April 17, 2018

House members voted against a bill that would symbolically endorse the nation of Israel and declare SG’s stance against anti-Semitic groups.

Joelle Dwek (right) attempts to prevent a fake knife attack from Shelby Klein (left), while Adam Golden (middle) helps direct their movements. Photo courtesy of Betsy Lempert

Owls for Israel, Hillel host self-defense workshop

October 12, 2017

The Hillel of Broward and Palm Beach is part of an international Jewish college campus life organization.

Yityish Aynaw speaks to students, staff and guests at the Hillel of Broward and Palm Beach on the Boca campus on March 22. Photo courtesy of Or Greenwald.

First Ethiopian Miss Israel speaks at Hillel event on Boca campus

March 23, 2017

A young girl leaves her familiar surroundings in the village of Chahawit, Ethiopia for the big city of Tel-Aviv, Israel. Yityish Aynaw, known as Titi, was only 12 years old, and for her, the big buildings in her new home were a bit overwhelming; not to mention the fact that she now had to wear shoes everyday — in her village in Ethiopia, she would never wear shoes.

Photo courtesy of Owls for Israel.

Owls for Israel to host third annual student leadership dinner

October 31, 2016

On Nov. 1, Owls for Israel, Florida Atlantic's  pro-Israel student organization, will host its third annual Student Leadership Dinner ...

Students enjoyed the fun slide at the Israel Independence Day Carnival, which took place April 14 on the housing lawn.

Weekly Web Gallery: Israel Independence Day, Tortuga Nature Trail

April 21, 2015

Tim Murphy | Web Photo Editor A caterpillar hanging of one of the trees in the canopied area of the Tortuga Nature Trail on campu...

Singer sings

Weekly Web Gallery: House of Black Culture, Graffiti, Rick Scott, Basketball

February 16, 2015

Max Jackson | Photo Editor Bailey (2) goes up for a jumpshot in the second half against the Lady Techsters.   Mohammed F E...