Campus Monitor - East Carolina University

Student Voices

  • March 3, 2017 – East Carolina University Jewish Student (Ben) [after the passage of “The Fight Against Anti-Semitism” resolution] “I’m proud that our SGA isn’t like many others around the country. Here, they actually care about the students.” Read more
  • March 3, 2017 – East Carolina University Jewish Student (Chloe) [after the passage of “The Fight Against Anti-Semitism” resolution] “It has been hard adjusting to a school that has such a tiny Jewish population, and it’s really great and encouraging to see that the student body stands with us.” Read more
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    Antisemitism Tracker

     

    There is no recorded antisemitic activity for this campus, 2015 – present.
    To see more information on how AMCHA determines antisemitic activity, click HERE.
     
    To report a concern,
    click HERE.

     

    In the News ?

    March 3, 2017:
    The Algemeiner – Jewish Activists at East Carolina U Laud Student Government for Unanimously Passing Resolution Against Antisemitism Amid Surge of Phenomenon Across US Campuses

    March 1, 2017:
    The East Carolinian – SGA supports anti-semitism resolution

    October 15, 2015:
    The East Carolinian – OPINION:  From Around the World- U.S. should stop aiding Israel
    (Description note – An op-ed is published in the student newspaper stating “Israeli forces killed yet another Palestinian yesterday. The Palestinian was a 14-year-old boy that the Israeli police said was trying to stab them during a security search… The conflict between Israel and Palestine was reignited at the turn of the century when Israeli soldiers opened fire on Palestinian civilians.”)

    April 2, 2015:
    WNCT – ECU students push for change in on-campus race relations (Description note, “Back in September, after anti-Semitic messages were scrawled in on and off-campus buildings, school chancellor Steve Ballard spoke to 9 On Your Side about race and ethnic discrimination. ‘We believe in civility; we believe in respect for every member of the Pirate Nation; we believe in inclusion in an education institution,” Ballard said. “Most importantly, every student has to be free of fear.’”)

    March 16, 2015:
    Reflector.com – Swastika suspects get probation

    February 15, 2015:
    WFLA – Case continued for ECU students that spray painted swastika outside apartment

    December 23, 2014:
    Virtual Jerusalem – Jewplexed: Tapping Out College Anti-Semitism

    December 4, 2014:
    Virtual Jerusalem – Jewplexed: Tapping Out College Anti-Semitism

    October 23, 2014:
    The Daily Clips Swastika suspects were boyfriends | The Daily Reflector

    September 18, 2014:
    The College Fix Jewish College Students Under Assault At Campuses Across America

    September 17, 2014:
    PilotOnline.com Anti-Semitic graffiti found at East Carolina University

    September 16, 2014:
    The East Carolinian – University: Racist Phrase Written in Bathroom

    September 16, 2014:
    Truth Revolt – ‘I Hate Jews’ Carved into Bathroom at East Carolina Univ. – A second anti-Semitic incident on the campus of ECU

    thumbs-up September 11, 2014:
    UNIVERSITY STATEMENT – Chancellor Ballard’s Memo on the Swastika Incident
    (Description note – Memo does not mention the word “antisemitism” or describe the event whatsoever.)

    September 5, 2014:
    Jewish Press – East Carolina U. Students Accused of Spray-Painting Swastika

    September 5, 2014:
    Jerusalem Post – Swastika spray painted on door of American Jewish college student

    September 5, 2014:
    Times of Israel – US college students held for swastika graffiti

    September 4, 2014:
    WNCT Channel 9 – Jewish community react to Greenville swastika incident

    September 4, 2014:
    JTA – East Carolina U. students accused of spray-painting swastika

    September 3, 2014:
    ABC Channel 12, WCTI12 – ECU students accused of spray painting swastika at apartment

     

    Photo Album - Campus Antisemitism

    Source Credit: ECU Police Report on Graffiti (Septempter 6, 2014)

    Source Credit: ECU Police Report on Graffiti (Septempter 6, 2014)

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    BDS Tracker

    No divestment vote has taken place.


    BDS Instigators: Student & Faculty

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    AMCHA Activism

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