Feb. 24-28: Awareness week

Student groups team up for "Israeli Apartheid Week"

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4:23 p.m., Feb. 21, 2014--Three registered student organizations at the University of Delaware -- Students for Justice in Palestine, Delaware African Students Association (DASA) and Amnesty International at UD -- are teaming up to host "Israeli Apartheid Week," an international week of awareness on the Newark campus.

The following events are scheduled:

Events Stories

Aug. 29: College Colors Day

Blue Hens around the world are encouraged to wear University of Delaware blue and gold apparel to celebrate the 10th annual College Colors Day on Friday, Aug. 29.

Aug. 29: PT ice cream fundraiser

UD's Physical Therapy Club will raise money to support physical therapy research during a special ice cream sales event from noon-4 p.m., Friday, Aug. 29, at the STAR Campus.

Monday, Feb. 24: Information booth in the Trabant University Center from 10:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m.; and a documentary screening and discussion in the basement lounge of Warner Hall from 7-9 p.m.;

Tuesday, Feb. 25: Petition signing in the Trabant University Center from 10:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m.; and a screening of Five Broken Cameras in the lounge of Brown Residence Hall from 7-9 p.m.;

Wednesday, Feb. 26: Display of a replica of the "Apartheid Wall" at a time and location to be announced; and a screening of the award-winning film The Wall at 7 p.m. in the lounge of Brown Residence Hall;

Thursday, Feb. 27: Information session on the movement to boycott, divest and sanction Israel from 10:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. in the Trabant University Center; and 

Friday, Feb. 28: Lecture by world-renowned activists Max Blumenthal and David Sheen on "Israeli Treatment of African Refugees" from 6-8 p.m., at a location to be announced. 

More information is available on the Students for Justice in Palestine's Facebook page

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