Michael Schill, President of Northwestern University, testifies at a hearing called "Calling for Accountability: Stopping Antisemitic College Chaos" before the House Committee on Education and the Workforce on Capitol Hill on May 23, 2024 in Washington, DC. University leaders are being asked to testify by House Republicans about how colleges have responded to pro-Palestinian protests and allegations of antisemitism on their campuses. Photo: Michael A. McCoy/Getty Images

Under fire from Congress, Northwestern’s Jewish president forcefully defends encampment deal

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A crowd watches rapper Kosha Dillz perform during the "We Will Dance Again" event presented by MIT Hillel in Cambridge, Massachusetts, May 16, 2024. Hillels have come under fire from some campus encampments, which have demanded schools cut ties with them. Photo: Danielle Parhizkaran/The Boston Globe via Getty Images

Some pro-Palestinian encampments want their schools to cut ties with Hillel, Chabad

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Mounted police work to contain demonstrators protesting the war in Gaza at the University of Texas at Austin on April 24, 2024 in Austin, Texas. Students walked out of class as protests continue to sweep college campuses around the country. (Photo: Brandon Bell/Getty Images)

Hundreds of students arrested from Texas to California as college Israel protests continue

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WASHINGTON, DC - DECEMBER 05: Dr. Sally Kornbluth, President of Massachusetts Institute of Technology, testifies before the House Education and Workforce Committee at the Rayburn House Office Building on December 05, 2023 in Washington, DC. The Committee held a hearing to investigate antisemitism on college campuses. (Photo by Kevin Dietsch/Getty Images)

MIT joins Harvard and Penn on list of schools facing federal civil rights investigations

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