UUJS Elects New President! Congratulations to Krystyna Tiahnyriadko, who was elected President of the Ukrainian Union of Jewish Students. We look forward to working with you! Best of luck to outgoing President, Anna Vyshniakova, who has had to resign to focus on her new position of Special Advisor to the Minister of Foreign Affairs on Combining
FEJJLA Welcomes New Union in Uruguay It is with great excitement that we are happy to announce on last Friday the Federación de Estudiantes Judios de Uruguay (Federation of Jewish Students Uruguay) was officially launched at a gathering in Montevideo! Andres Tassara, Vice President of the Federation of Young Jews of Latin America (FeJJLa) was
אור לי"ט בחשוון ה'תשע"ט 27.10.18 Jerusalem The World Union of Jewish Students is deeply horrified and heartbroken by the shooting at the Tree of Life synagogue in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. We stand united in support of the Jewish community of Pittsburgh and the families of the victims, join in their mourning and extend to them our
UGEI Elects New Board! On the weekend of October 19th, UGEI (Italian Union of Jewish Youth) held its 24th Congress. Over 180 participants, including over 15 from Switzerland, gathered in Rome to celebrate Shabbat and decide on the union's agenda for the upcoming year. The 2018 board received feedback on their activities and a new
JöH Bal Paré: An Old Tradition Reborn Last Saturday, the Austrian Union of Jewish students (JöH) organized the Bal Paré. Over 120 Jewish Students from all over the world gathered in Vienna to celebrate the 70th anniversary of the JöH.
JSUD Protests Launch of Far Right AfD’s Jewish Faction On Sunday, October 7, JSUD (Jewish Student Union Germany) joined, together with all the major Jewish-German organizations united in protest to criticize the new faction.
FEMEJJ Elects Executive Board for 2019-2020 Yesterday, our friends at FEMEJJ (Mexican Jewish Youth Federation) held elections for their 2019-2020 Executive Board. Mazal Tov to all those who were elected! A huge Kol HaKavod to the outgoing board, especially outgoing President, Gabriel Nissan. The newly elected Board for 2019-2020 is as follows: President - Sheli
WUJS Opens Call for Steering Committee Candidates WUJS is opening a call for candidates to join a Steering Committee for the upcoming General Assembly. The General Assembly is to be held in Jerusalem, Israel, on 2 January 2019. Applications will be accepted until 12 October 2018 11:59 AM IST. Click here for more information.