PM: 'Settlements' Do Not Threaten World Stability, Iran Does

Iran's nuclear ambitions and Syria's chemical weapons threaten global stability, not “Israeli settlement” expansion, said PM Netanyahu. Rachel Hirshfeld, Gil Ronen, 1/8/2013, 6:29 PM

Is Education Really an Obstacle to Peace?

An influential US think tank quotes Prof. Aumann's response to Britain when it claimed that a university in Samaria threatens peace. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 12/30/2012, 1:59 PM

Supreme Court Rejects Petition Against Ariel University

Supreme Court rejects a petition by heads of universities to issue an injunction against the recognition of the Ariel University Center.Elad Benari, 12/27/2012, 5:15 AM

Likud Kicks Off Campaign With Promises Galore

Don't waste your vote, Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu appealed at the opening of the Likud's election campaign Tuesday.David Lev, 12/25/2012, 11:47 PM

It's Final: IDF Central Command Approves Ariel University

Head of Central Command has placed his signature on the document that makes the upgrade official.Gil Ronen, 12/25/2012, 11:34 AM

Bennett: Ariel University Status – Thanks to Us

Bayit Yehudi chairman sees upgrading of Ariel U as an appeal by Likud to nationalist base.Gil Ronen, 12/25/2012, 10:54 AM

Ministers to Arutz Sheva: Ariel University Status Very Soon

Video: Ministers Saar and Steinitz explain their plans for strengthening Samaria through Ariel.Yoni Kempinski & Gil Ronen, 10/21/2012, 11:55 PM

Academics' Plan to Boycott Ariel U Revealed

In email exchange, academics plot to boycott Ariel University and its staff, deny them advancement.Gil Ronen, 9/11/2012, 10:08 AM

Government Approves Ariel University

“You win some and you lose some” is the tally for nationalists in the Cabinet, which approved Ariel U as well as a leftist as deputy A-G. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu , 9/9/2012, 3:38 PM

Report: Government to Approve Recognizing Ariel as University

Approval is expected when the government votes on a decision to recognize the Ariel University Center as a full-fledged university.Elad Benari, 9/7/2012, 7:14 AM

Nationalists Slam Barak Over Ariel University

Barak is "blatantly violating the coalition agreement", says MK Alex Miller as Barak recommends delaying recognition of Ariel University.Elad Benari, 9/3/2012, 6:44 AM

Barak to Netanyahu: Hold Off on Recognizing Ariel

Barak advises Netanyahu to wait for a Supreme Court ruling on the issue of the recognition of the Ariel University Center.Elad Benari, 9/3/2012, 1:18 AM

Ariel U: 'Cartel of Universities' filed Motion

Institution says High Court motion against granting it university status "undermines" authorities.Gil Ronen, 8/20/2012, 4:06 PM

Eight Universities File Court Motion against Ariel University

All 8 existent universities turn to High Court to disqualify official decision granting Ariel university status.Gil Ronen, 8/20/2012, 12:22 PM

Danon to Barak: Approve Ariel or Resign

MK Danon calls on Netanyahu to ensure that the Ariel University Center is recognized as a university, despite Barak delaying the process.Elad Benari, Canada, 8/10/2012, 10:40 PM

University Heads to IDF: Don't Approve Ariel as University

In a last-ditch effort, presidents of universities ask the head of Central Command not to approve Ariel's recognition.Elad Benari, 8/8/2012, 4:14 AM

Ariel – Israel's 8th University? Decision Today

The Council for Higher Education in Judea and Samaria decides on the highly charged issue Tuesday.Gil Ronen, 7/17/2012, 11:45 AM

Finance Min.: NIS 50M for Ariel University

Min. Steinitz will give special budget to Ariel; Min. of Education states support for upgrading its status.Gil Ronen, 7/15/2012, 9:41 PM

Ariel Students Remain Optimistic About University Status

Students at the Ariel University Center express optimism about being recognized. "We rely on the Education Minister and the Prime Minister."Elad Benari, 7/6/2012, 5:12 AM

Education Minister: Ariel will be a University

Gideon Saar says "there will be struggles" but is confident they will end with a new university.Gil Ronen, 7/5/2012, 10:01 PM

CHE Says 'No' to Ariel University Status

Committee says Ariel will not be a fully fledged university at least until next year. Ariel: decision is "desperate and ridiculous."Gil Ronen, 7/4/2012, 7:58 PM

MK Threatens Budget of Universities Opposing Ariel

MK Alex Miller: Soon, we will be able to "take care" of the budgets of the academic institutions that oppose Ariel.Gil Ronen, 7/3/2012, 5:32 PM

Bar Ilan Profs Slam President over Ariel

Maariv: senior professors at Bar Ilan attack its president for demanding Ariel Univ. Center in Samaria be denied university status.Gil Ronen, 7/2/2012, 10:40 AM

New Ariel U Head: Rivals Motivated by Jealousy, Politics

Prof. Yehuda Danon: "It is hard to ignore the political views that are at the base of some of the opposition."Gil Ronen, 7/2/2012, 9:08 AM

MK: Nothing Can Stop Ariel University

MK Danny Danon says Ariel will receive university status, tells existing universities to stay out of politics.Gil Ronen, 7/1/2012, 6:02 PM

College in Samaria to Receive University Status

Ariel College, based in central Samaria, is finally to become a full-fledged university despite left-wing opposition.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 6/27/2012, 10:22 AM

Fathers Cry at 'Historic' Domestic Violence Conference

Dramatic scenes in Ariel U., at the first-ever conference to show the multifaceted nature of domestic violence.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/23/2011, 7:08 PM

Hubble Telescope Engineer Volunteers at Ariel U

Randy Billingham, who worked on corrective optic for the Hubble Space Telescope, volunteers to teach at Samaria university.Frank Mecklenburg, 11/22/2011, 12:39 PM

First Ever Ariel University Campus Wedding

Peretz from Ukraine and Ruth from Russia met at the Ariel campus and decided to marry there, too.Frank Mecklenburg, 11/14/2011, 9:34 AM

Foreign Students, 17 to 81, Begin Studies in Ariel

University's growth from 400 students in 1994 to 12,000 in 2011 baffles the education establishment in Israel.Frank Mecklenburg, 10/31/2011, 12:05 PM

Apartheid, You Say? 600 Arab Students Begin Year at Ariel U

It is located on "disputed territory" and many of its students are "settlers." So why do Arab students like Ariel University too?Frank Mecklenburg, 10/23/2011, 7:42 PM

Thousands Visit Ariel to Explore University Center Offerings

Thousands of potential students visited the Samaria city of Ariel on Friday to check out the offerings of its university.Chana Ya'ar, 8/7/2011, 9:41 AM

Poll: Support For Settlement Eviction Drops

Survey by Ariel University Center shows a 50% drop in support for massive settlement evictions for 'peace.'Gabe Kahn., 6/16/2011, 5:56 PM

Leftist Pressure Against Ariel Conference

Radical 'Gush Shalom' says participation in criminology conference violates international law.INN Staff, 5/9/2011, 7:29 PM

Boycott of Ariel U Condemned by Universities, Ed. Minister

150 Israeli professors add fuel to Israel-PA fire by calling for boycott of Israel’s Judea/Samaria university. Ed. Minister Saar: 'A provocation.'Hillel Fendel, 1/10/2011, 11:27 AM

US Actors Support Israeli Ariel Boycott

150 theater and film professionals support 'brave decision' by Israeli counterparts not to perform in Ariel.Gil Ronen, 9/6/2010, 4:42 PM

Three-Day Seminar at Ariel U: 'Intellectuals and Terrorism'

A 3-day seminar at Ariel University next week will explore the mysterious pull that terrorists and dictators appear to have over Western academics.Hillel Fendel, 4/28/2010, 11:02 AM

International Virtual Math Olympics

The Ariel University Center recently hosted the online Math Olympics, a competition including groups from Israel and around the world.Yoni Kempinski, 4/15/2010, 10:40 PM

Ministers, MKs Encourage Netanyahu on Jerusalem

Speaking Thursday at Ariel University, Education Minister Gideon Sa'ar praised PM Netanyahu for his"standing firm" against American pressure.David Lev, 3/26/2010, 4:11 PM

Spain Throws Out Israeli University From Int'l Contest

The Spanish Government has disqualified the Israeli team from the bi-annual Solar Decathlon because the team is based in Samaria.Hillel Fendel, 9/22/2009, 12:33 PM

Lieberman Adds Norway to ‘Black List;' Swedes Strike Again

Foreign Minister Lieberman has added Norway to his “black list,” headed by Sweden, where its tabloid has published allegations against Israel. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 8/24/2009, 11:04 AM