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Overcome the hurdles and enjoy the positives

The Jewish Chronicle, 16th September 2011

The new year on campus will bring tough challenges for Jewish students and the organisations which serve them so admirably.

Perhaps the biggest challenge will be working around the NUS's anti-Israel policies, adopted last May. The prospect of British student unions twinning with Hamas-backed institutions in Gaza, or sending students on flotillas, will inevitably increase tension on campus.

But, as we note elsewhere in this week's paper, UJS has big ideas for the months to come. The organisation's desire to engage directly with students across the country, to get out and about on campuses and reconnect with the grassroots, is to be commended. Read more