Campus Monitor - Santa Clara University

Antisemitism Tracker

Total Antisemitic Activity:

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Classification Date-Description
10/9/16 – A swastika drawn with blood was discovered in a residence hall elevator.
5/17/17 – SJP erected a mock “apartheid wall” on campus which had panels entitled “Israeli Apartheid.” One of the panels additionally called for BDS.
DELEGITIMIZATION 5/4/15 – SJP set up a “mock separation wall” that containg the words “Israeli Apartheid” in large letters.


In the News ?

October 15, 2016:
SFist – Santa Clara University Students Caught On Camera Painting Swastika With Their Own Blood

October 14, 2016:
The Mercury News – Leaked video shows Santa Clara students drawing swastika with blood

October 14, 2016:
KTVU – Hate graffiti found at Santa Clara University

October 13, 2016:
The Santa Clara – Swastikas, Slurs Smeared in Casa

May 8, 2015: The Santa Clara – Campus group shares the story of the ongoing struggle in the West Bank (Description note, “Students passing by the library on Monday encountered a green, 8-foot tall mock border wall, covered with a mural adorned with Arabic, a bomb with rainbow sparks and other symbolic artwork regarding the conflict currently taking place in Palestine…On Tuesday, Students for Justice in Palestine teamed up with another club on campus, Creating Progress at Home, to present a discussion on the similarities between Palestine and Mexico, as well as how the United States is deeply involved in the issues surronding the conflicts.”)

May 4 – May 8th 2015: EVENT – Palestine Awareness Week 2015
May 4th, 2015 – EVENT –  Mock Separation Wall
(Description note, “Stop by the mock Separation Wall and display in the Alameda Mall on your way to the library or Benson to see what the Palestinian struggle is all about. The wall will be set up from 10 am to 5 pm.”)
May 7th, 2015 – EVENT- Palestine 101
(Description note, “It’s time for all your questions to be answered! Esteemed UC Berkeley professor Dr. Hatem Bazian will be joining us in the California Mission Room at 7 pm for a Palestine 101 presentation. Learn about the historical and modern systems oppressing millions.”)


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BDS Tracker

No divestment vote has taken place.

BDS Instigators: Student & Faculty




Number of Faculty Endorsing the Academic Boycott of Israel: 3

  1. Mary Hegland
  2. Juliana Chang
  3. David E Skinner


AMCHA Activism

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