Pitzer College Council schedules vote on suspending Israel study abroad program

After months of heated debate, the Pitzer College Council, a governance board comprising students and faculty, will vote at its March 14 meeting whether to suspend its study abroad program with Israel’s University of Haifa. While the Council’s vote is technically a recommendation to the president of the college, decisions

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Pitzer College Council seeks to resolve student and faculty debate over boycott of Israel study abroad program

The Pitzer College Council, a student and faculty governance board, will deliberate Thursday on whether to suspend Pitzer’s study abroad program with the University of Haifa in Israel. The Council discussion follows a vote during a Pitzer faculty meeting adopting two motions boycotting Israeli products and the study abroad program

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