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        5/22/2013, Sivan 13, 5773

      Haifa U to Award EU Leader with Honorary Degree


      The University of Haifa will award an honorary Doctor of Philosophy  to Vice President of the European Parliament Giovanni Pittella. The university said the honor was for Pittella's long time struggle against discrimination, racism and anti-Semitism. The degree will be awarded as part of the opening event of the 41st Board of Governors of the University and the launch of the Israel Center for the Study of the Mediterranean on June 2nd.