Council for Higher Education

Israel recruiting new nuclear scientists for 'national needs'

Gov offers scholarships for promising grad students. Bennett: 'They will help developments in numerous fields that are better left unsaid.'Matt Wanderman, 3/28/2016, 2:43 PM

Six members of Council for Higher Education resign

Six members of the Council resigned on Sunday morning, in protest against dismissal of the Hagit Messer Yaron.Shlomo Piotrokovsky, 2/21/2016, 10:53 AM

Weizmann Institute 'worried' by Bennett's 'meddling'

In letter to Education Minister, Weizmann professors tell Bennett they are worried by his meddling in Council of Higher Education.Shlomo Pitrikovsky, 1/10/2016, 12:10 PM

Bennett roots out Islamic Movement from academia

Following radical group's ban, Education Minister orders institutions of higher education to shut down any Islamic Movement activity.Shlomo Pitrikovsky, 11/22/2015, 9:11 AM

Thousands of Students to Strike Over Physical Therapy Crisis

1,000 students to strike at Education building over internship crisis; 7,000 medical and health sciences students to join in solidarity.Tova Dvorin and Nir Weiss, 4/7/2014, 7:24 PM

Strike for the Future: Students Outraged Over Internship Fiasco

Threatened with joblessness, students from one of Israel's most highly sought-after degrees push back.Tova Dvorin, 3/21/2014, 10:46 AM

Israel, India Announce Joint Academic Program

Joint research programs will receive up to $10M annually, equally funded by both sides.Gil Ronen, 4/4/2012, 9:47 PM

"Ariel University Center is on the Right Track"

The Ariel University of Samaria, its chancellor says, is about to receive permanent accreditation and is looking ahead to the future.Elad Benari & Yoni Kempinski, 3/13/2012, 7:15 AM