Kedar summoned to disciplinary committee over Rabin claims

Bar-Ilan University summons Dr. Mordechai Kedar to disciplinary committee over his claim Yigar Amir did not kill PM Yitzhak Rabin.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/30/2019, 3:18 PM

Bar Ilan U cancels demand to dress modestly, wear kippa

University changes student rules, which had called to wear kippot in Judaism classes, "avoid wearing revealing apparel" on campus.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/24/2019, 3:00 PM

Nobel Prize winner receives medical research award

As Nobel Prize winners are announced, Bar-Ilan University honors a previous recipient.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/15/2019, 10:05 AM

With silicon chips, the slower, the better

New research by Bar Ilan University combines sound and light waves in silicon chips to create a new type of signal processing.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/16/2019, 1:52 PM

These college students are discovering Israel and their futures

Bar-Ilan University labs abuzz with US undergrads participating in Ninth Annual Internship Program.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/13/2019, 2:07 PM

6 Israeli universities among the top 1,000

Hebrew University named best university in Israel, 162nd worldwide, in QS World University Rankings for 2020.Marcy Oster/JTA, 6/19/2019, 7:57 PM

New app to help tourists learn about Greek's Jewish past

Bar-Ilan University researchers developing app to commemorate Greek Jewish communities destroyed during the Holocaust.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/1/2019, 2:51 PM

New study proves intestinal bacteria grow in pregnant women

Bar-Ilan researchers discover that bacteria 'sense' pregnancy and the need to assist babies in breaking down the sugar in mother's milk.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/17/2019, 10:10 AM

These ADHD medications may predict future antidepressant use

Childhood methylphenidate treatment predicts antidepressant use during adolescence, study shows.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/27/2019, 9:56 AM

Researchers identify the beneficial role of sleep

Sleep increases chromosome dynamics that clear out DNA damage accumulated during waking hours.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/6/2019, 2:13 PM

Growing criticism of polyamory event at Bar Ilan University

Religious Zionist university ramps up security ahead of the scheduled conference highlighting open marriages amid demonstrations, petitions.Tzvi Lev, 1/31/2019, 9:53 PM

'Heart of the Parasha' with Rabbi Lundin at Bar-Ilan University

Every week at Bar-Ilan University hundreds convene for weekly Torah lessons by Rabbi Haggai Lundin in cooperation with Kollel Organization.Rafael Levy, 10/22/2018, 5:32 PM

Bar Ilan's first Nigerian student aims to reduce poverty at home

Bar-Ilan University's first Nigerian international MBA student launches business venture aimed at alleviating poverty in Africa.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/13/2018, 12:10 PM

New study looks to create more effective cancer detection

Israeli company works with Bar-Ilan University to develop innovative method for diagnosis and treatment of cancer.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/9/2018, 12:59 PM

How body temperature influences SIDS

New link between sleep arousals and body temperature may also be connected to Sudden Infant Death Syndrome (SIDS).Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/26/2018, 11:18 AM

Many Yazidi women traumatized by ISIS torture

Yazidi women suffer from high percentage of C-PTSD, study shows.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/31/2018, 1:36 PM

How many Tunisian Jews were murdered in the Holocaust?

New study reveals number of Tunisian Jews murdered in Holocaust much higher than previously thought.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/2/2017, 5:21 PM

Bar Ilan co-ed thrown out of class for refusing to remove hijab

Lecturer removes student from classroom for refusing to remove Islamic head-covering. University says lecturer's behavior 'unacceptable.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/29/2017, 7:39 PM

Israeli researchers target, shrink metastasized growths

Bar Ilan researchers discover enzyme supporting metastatic cells, develop compound to eliminate them.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/18/2017, 7:56 AM

Report claims Israeli education among worst in developed world

A damning report lists a number of statistics. Israeli teachers earn little, work many hours in small and overcrowded classrooms.Tzvi Lev, 8/16/2017, 9:49 PM

Truck driver killed in bridge collapse: Elichai Tederi

Driver killed after pedestrian bridge collapsed on truck identified as 58-year-old Elchai Tederi of Holon.Tzvi Lev, 8/15/2017, 9:20 AM

Scientists: Protect Gulf of Aqaba coral reefs from pollution

New study finds coral reefs in the Gulf of Aqaba may survive global warming.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/18/2017, 2:44 PM

Hungarian Government Honors Bar-Ilan University President

Recognized for his 'manifold and committed activities to strengthen Hungarian-Israeli academic and social relations'.Mordechai Sones, 3/28/2017, 4:57 PM

Top Israeli scientists team up with American undergrads

Students gain hands-on lab experiences in Bar Ilan University - including unthinkables such as converting one cell into another.Hillel Fendel, 8/8/2016, 10:58 PM

What has Israel learned from the Second Lebanon War?

10 years after the 2006 Lebanon War, Bar Ilan University holds a conference dealing with the consequences and conclusions.ILTV, 6/27/2016, 5:46 AM

'We must not become an Arab and undemocratic state'

Justice Minister Ayelet Shaked spoke at Bar Ilan University on the definition of a Jewish and democratic state.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/14/2015, 2:49 PM

'Israel is a Scientific Power'

Bar Ilan University takes part in the EU's annual Researchers’ Night, showcasing its science faculty to many interested Israelis.Yoni Kempinski, 9/22/2015, 1:46 AM

Bar Ilan Caves In – Gay Event is On

Religious university agreed to allow 'gay pride' event in central square of campus, reversing earlier decision.Gil Ronen, 6/11/2015, 6:57 PM

Support for Bar Ilan U's Veto of Gay Event

In the face of liberal condemnation, Prof. Hillel Weiss says he's proud of the university's decision.Benny Toker, 6/11/2015, 4:13 PM

Bar Ilan U Nixes Public 'Gay' Event

Religious university refuses pro-homosexuality public on campus event planned for June 22.Ido Ben Porat, 6/10/2015, 10:57 AM

PA: Negotiations 'Only on Two-State Solution' Basis

The PA officially announced Wednesday night that it was hoping to renew talks with Israel, regardless of who was Prime Minister.Yaakov Levi, 3/19/2015, 1:13 AM

Jerusalem Conference: No Need to Reconcile Torah and Science

Jerusalem College of Technology Conference sheds fascinating light on current philosophic and practical aspects of Judaism and Science.Rochel Sylvetsky, 4/10/2014, 6:04 PM

Bar Ilan U. to Dedicate Room for Muslim Prayers

Following request from Muslim student, Bar Ilan University's administration agrees to set aside one room for Muslim prayers.Elad Benari, 2/21/2014, 2:15 AM

Profesor Aumann: PM Wrong on Iran Danger

Nobel Prize winner tells students that Prime Minister Netanyahu has got his priorities wrong on Iran, Palestinian Authority.David Lev, 11/21/2013, 2:16 PM

Ben-Ari Tells Peace Now Head He'd Trade Him for Schalit

Heated debate between former MK Ben-Ari and far-left Oppenheimer of Peace Now at Bar Ilan University conference on release of terrorists.Ari Yashar, 11/13/2013, 10:19 AM

What Impact Did Social Protests Have on Israeli Business?

Are Israeli corporations "socially responsible?" A Bar-Ilan conference explores the consequences of the social justice protestsBen Bresky, 7/21/2013, 8:27 PM

Appointment of Hershkowitz as Bar Ilan President Approved

Bar Ilan board unanimously approves the appointment of former Minister Rabbi Prof. Daniel Hershkowitz as president of the university. Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/21/2013, 3:44 AM

Bar-Ilan University: Live in Israel, Study in English

Bar-Ilan University's Intl. B.A. Programs present aspiring students with new options for studying in Israel in English.Arutz Sheva, 4/24/2013, 8:10 PM

Hershkowitz to Head Bar Ilan?

Channel 2 says former Science and Technology Minister will replace Prof. Moshe Kaveh.Gil Ronen, 4/21/2013, 9:59 PM

Bar Ilan's 'Sexual Harassment of Arabs' Brochure – Removed

Arutz Sheva exposed brochure which presented UN claims that Jews molest Arab women in Judea, SamariaGil Ronen, 3/9/2013, 10:13 PM

Israeli Scientists Create ‘Stealthy Fiber Optic Communications’

Two Israeli university professors and a PhD candidate have created a concept for “stealthy fiber optic communications.” Chana Ya'ar, 2/20/2013, 4:22 PM

Bar Ilan U. Brochure: Settlers, Soldiers Molest Arab Women

Rackman Center booklet promotes UN document that includes libel about Jews who sexually harass Arabs in Judea and Samaria. Gil Ronen, 2/4/2013, 10:02 PM

Bar-Ilan's '21st Century Zionism' Material for Day Schools

An innovative "Israel throughout the Year" curriculum for schools in the United States has been completed by Bar-Ilan UniversityDavid Lev, 1/8/2013, 3:45 AM

Jewish Witness to Tibi Rant: I've Never been so Humiliated

Knesset Speaker denounces incident in which a young woman spat at MK Ahmed Tibi at Bar Ilan University.Gil Ronen, 1/1/2013, 12:49 PM

Bar Ilan Spitter: 'Tibi Spits at Us 365 Days a Year'

The young student who set off a media firestorm at Bar Ilan University Sunday when she spit at MK Ahmed Tibi does not regret doing soDavid Lev, 12/31/2012, 8:31 PM

Video: Arab MK Stirs Up Rage at Bar Ilan University

MK Ahmed Tibi (Raam Taal) accused students of killing Arab children, had to be escorted to safety.Gil Ronen, 12/31/2012, 4:16 AM

Bar Ilan Withdraws Support from Motion Against Ariel Recognition

Bar Ilan University withdraws support from a motion to the Supreme Court against the decision to recognize the Ariel University Center.Elad Benari, 8/28/2012, 2:15 AM

Law Eases Grandparents' Access to Children of Divorce

New law helps grandparents seek access with their grandchildren over the objections of custodial parent. Arutz Sheva, 7/27/2012, 3:41 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

Bar Ilan, Yeshiva U Students Launch Summer Science Project

Thirty Yeshiva University "scientists" are on their way from New York to join their Israeli counterparts on a summer-long science project.Chana Ya'ar, 6/13/2012, 11:56 AM

No Doctorate for Lapid

The Council of Higher Education ruled journalist-turned-politician Yair Lapid must earn his BA before his doctorate, just like everyone elseGabe Kahn, 5/1/2012, 10:29 PM

Political Activism Returns With Vigor to Bar Ilan University

Until recently, any 'scent' of political programming was prohibited at Bar Ilan. Now, students seek to return Jewish, Zionist values.Rachel Hirshfeld, 4/17/2012, 7:22 PM

The Great Debate: "My Israel" Versus "Peace Now"

Chairman of “My Israel,” Ayelet Shaked, debates Seceretary General of “Peace Now,” Yariv Oppenheimer, at Bar Ilan University.Rachel Hirshfeld, 3/19/2012, 7:58 PM

Israeli Scientists Discover 'Life Gene'

Israeli researchers have discovered a gene that increases the lifespan in mice, and may do the same in humans.Chana Ya'ar, 2/23/2012, 3:21 PM

MKs Bash Bar Ilan's 'Doctorate for Journalists'

Education Committee meets to discuss special PhD track that caters to journalists, asks who else is in it.Gil Ronen, 1/30/2012, 2:02 PM