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Hebrew U, Smithsonian launch Einstein project

Smithsonian Institution and Hebrew University mark the 100th anniversary of the theory of relativity with new project.JTA, 5/17/2016, 4:02 AM

Terrorists hurl firebombs at Hebrew University

Arab vandals throw Molotov cocktails at Hebrew University on Mount Scopus in Jerusalem.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/15/2016, 10:24 AM

PA minister cancels appearance at Hebrew U

Mahmoud al-Habash, notorious for glorifying terror, calling all of Israel 'Muslim land', cancels Hebrew University appearance.Eliran Aharon, 3/1/2016, 2:36 PM

Terror-supporting PA official to speak at Hebrew U

Advisor to Mahmoud Abbas who openly supports terrorists invited to speak at Hebrew University debate with MK.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/23/2016, 3:12 PM

12,000-year-old village shows start of farming

Hebrew University researchers unearth ancient village in Jordan Valley showing 'crossroads of Paleolithic foragers and Neolithic farmers.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/17/2016, 2:18 PM

100 years later scientists prove Einstein's theory

Same day scientists find gravitational waves predicted in theory of relativity, Hebrew University presents the original documents.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/11/2016, 7:22 PM

Mogul declares $100M US-Israel scholarship program

Daily News owner Mortimer Zuckerman will give grants to American STEM researchers who want to study at four Israeli institutions.Gil Ronen, 1/28/2016, 10:33 PM

Israel 'pretty protected' from Zika infection

Arutz Sheva speaks with Dr. Hagai Levine about Zika epidemic; he says virus stresses importance of investing in public health.Eliran Baruch, 1/28/2016, 7:42 AM

'Right-wing lecturers are hiding in the closet'

Ronen Shoval of Academic Council says attack on Shaked from HUJI professors emblematic of leftist control over academia.Benny Tucker, 12/30/2015, 9:34 PM

Hebrew U professor slams Shaked as 'neo-Nazi scum'

In anger over 'Transparency Bill,' Jerusalem lecturers take to Facebook to vent anger at Justice Minister.Uzi Baruch, 12/28/2015, 4:15 PM

Protests greet 'Breaking the Silence' at Hebrew U.

Protesters disrupt talk by anti-IDF NGO invited to Jerusalem university by left-wing student group, are forcibly removed.Eliran Ahaon, 12/22/2015, 9:51 PM

Professor boycotts the 'station of the settlers'

Listen: Hebrew University professor refuses to be interviewed by Arutz Sheva for its political affiliation.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/13/2015, 10:58 AM

Six Israeli Universities in World Top 500

Hebrew University once again the top Israeli university; Israel leading academic power in the Middle East.Tova Dvorin, 9/30/2015, 11:00 PM

'Bionic Organs-on-a-Chip' to End Animal Testing

Israeli-German joint research on liver-on-chip with nanotechnology may spell end of animal experiments - it already disproves Tylenol myths.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/17/2015, 9:32 AM

Six of Eight Israeli Universities in Top 500

Hebrew University #1 at #67 in the world; only Ariel University, Haifa U did not make the list.Tova Dvorin, 8/16/2015, 8:22 AM

Report: Iranian Journal Seeks Israeli's Help

Chemistry professor gets invite to be member of the editorial board of an Iranian academic journal - an offer which she accepts.Moshe Cohen, 8/9/2015, 8:58 PM

'As They Saved Me From Death I Will Save Others'

Wounded war hero Asael Lubotzky, critically injured in Lebanon, receives his doctorate degree in medicine completing the 'circle of giving.'Shimon Cohen, 7/8/2015, 11:52 AM

What is the Greek Economic Crisis About?

Macroeconomics expert Professor Avi Simhon explains to Arutz Sheva why Greece's economic woes could have a ripple effect.Eliran Aharon, 6/29/2015, 10:39 PM

Junior Staff at Hebrew University to Strike

Strike to remain indefinite until university staff stop layoffs, uphold agreements to junior staff.Orly Harari, 6/20/2015, 10:24 PM

'Nakba Day' Demos Held at Israeli Universities

Pro-Israel group Im Tirzu counters demonstrations against Israel's existence with 'Nakba Nonsense' campaign.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/20/2015, 10:10 PM

The Jewish Education Degree for The Digital Age

Learning abroad while teaching at home.Promotional Content, 5/12/2015, 3:32 PM

Melton Center Opens Long-Distance Jewish Ed. MA

Melton Center at Jerusalem's Hebrew University announces new distance learning MA In Jewish Education.Promotional content, 5/7/2015, 5:51 PM

Richard Gere Visits Hebrew University

Gere shot several scenes at Mount Scopus for a new film; he later met with professors in Jerusalem to discuss humanitarian work.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/1/2015, 4:11 PM

Im Tirtzu Fights Back Against Professor

Im Tirtzu stormed Wednesday the lecture of Hebrew Univ. Prof. Amiram Goldblum, who, the week before, compared the group to Hitler Youth.Cynthia Blank, 3/19/2015, 11:45 AM

Lecturers at Hebrew U Compare Im Tirtzu to Nazis

Posters printed by 'fascist movement Im Tirtzu' are designed 'in a Nazi style,' says professor.Gil Ronen, 3/11/2015, 3:15 PM

J'lem Sewer Bacteria the Cure for Super-Diseases?

Hebrew University releases ground-breaking research on microscopic 'professional killer' of mutating drug-resistant bacteria.Ari Yashar, 2/17/2015, 7:08 PM

Israeli Driver Attacked Near Hebrew U

An Israeli driver was attacked by about 25 Arab rioters who were lying in wait to attack Jewish cars, just 300 meters from Hebrew UniversityYaakov Levi , 2/6/2015, 12:29 AM

Hebrew U Lecturer Throws Fit over Hebdo Handout

Im Tirtzu activists say Dr. Ofer Kassif shouted at them: 'What are these [expletive] doing here? Filthy scum!'Gil Ronen, 1/27/2015, 12:31 PM

Hebrew University Students' 'Lives are in Danger'

Knesset discusses dangers to Jewish students in Jerusalem's Mount Scopus campus from neighboring Arabs.Yaakov Levi, 12/2/2014, 5:28 PM

Swastika Scrawled in Hebrew University

The swastika was drawn on the wall of a bathroom stall at the Jerusalem Mount Scopus campus; 'the writing is on the wall.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/3/2014, 12:20 PM

2,000 Year Old Find 'Most Important' in J'lem

IAA hails discovery of 'extremely rare' Latin inscription; researchers say it proves historical accounts of rebellions against the Romans.Tova Dvorin, 10/21/2014, 12:30 PM

The Jewish Story Which Couldn't be Silenced

Defying pressure to cancel, groundbreaking UNESCO exhibit on Jewish ties to Israel will launch today - and its creator has big hopes.Ari Soffer, 6/11/2014, 6:51 PM

Budget Cuts? Hebrew University Students Fight Back

Protests erupt on Mount Scopus campus after Humanities department cuts funds for second time in three years.Tova Dvorin, 6/2/2014, 5:31 PM

Chinese VP Launches Academic Bridge in Jerusalem

Vice Premier helps unveil new Confucius Institute at Hebrew University, highlights deepening diplomatic and cultural ties.Ari Yashar, 5/20/2014, 11:03 PM

HU Researchers Synthesize Cancer-Fighting Molecule

Molecule triggers reaction in crucial enzyme to treat resistant tumors.Tova Dvorin, 5/20/2014, 10:11 AM

Why Do Octopuses Not Get Tangled Up?

Hebrew U. researchers explore why octopus suckers don't stick to themselves given lack of sense of arms; answer may advance robotics.Ari Yashar, 5/15/2014, 8:49 PM

UK Minister Rejects Academic Boycott of Israel

In a visit to Hebrew U., Minister of State for Universities and Science seeks to dispel 'misperceptions' about UK hostility to Israel.Ari Soffer, 3/25/2014, 3:17 PM

'Apartheid Week' Hits Hebrew University

Arab students put up photo exhibit defaming IDF as 'occupation army,' call Israel 'Palestine' which will be 'liberated.'Ari Yashar, 2/26/2014, 12:00 PM

Hebrew U's Mount Scopus Campus 'a War Zone'

Arabs of neighboring Issawiya are completely fearless in their attacks, say students. Arutz Sheva has been reporting crisis for years.Gil Ronen, 12/4/2013, 8:33 AM

World's Tiniest Menorah Built By Hebrew U Lab

Brojde Lab, home of Israel's only Nanoscribe system, demonstrates revolutionary new technology by building world's tiniest hanukkiah.Ari Yashar, 12/3/2013, 5:56 PM

Israeli Prof.Heads Project Including Iran, PA

SESAME project includes scientists from across the Middle East; aims to foster 'scientific excellence', build particle accelerator.Ari Soffer and AFP, 11/28/2013, 12:34 PM

Online Shoah Archive Tells New Stories of Heroism

As 75th Kristallnacht anniversary approaches, Hebrew U. website gives access to 900 previously unavailable voice recordings, transcripts.David Lev, 11/7/2013, 1:19 PM

First Hebrew-Language Digital Atlas Released

Decades of hauling heavy atlases to school ends: first digitized atlas in Hebrew designed especially for elementary and high school studentsTova Dvorin, 10/30/2013, 1:15 AM

Israel Discovers New Therapy For Brain Cancer

Israeli researchers at the Hebrew University Hadassah Medical School made a ground breaking discovery of a cancer-driving protein.Kochava Rozenbaum , 10/1/2013, 2:12 AM

Three Israeli Universities Ranked Among Top 200

In a table comparing universities globally, three Israeli universities feature in the top 200.Adam Ross, 9/10/2013, 10:44 PM

Netanyahu: Archaeological Find 'Magnificent'

Ancient golden treasure is the oldest Torah ornament ever found and "attests to the ancient Jewish presence" in Jerusalem.Kochava Rozenbaum , 9/10/2013, 8:53 AM

Hebrew U, Singapore U Create Joint PhD Program

Hebrew University and the National University of Singapore are launching a joint degree in biomedical science., 7/3/2013, 7:50 PM

Israeli, US Scientists ‘Stop the Itch’

Israeli and US researchers have figured out which neurons transmit the itchy message that prompts a person to start scratching.Hana Levi Julian, MSW, LCSW-R, 6/24/2013, 6:32 PM

Terrorist Earns Hebrew U. PhD, Refuses Handshake

Two-time terrorist who planned a suicide bombing is given his degree. He refuses to shake the university president’s hand.Maayana Miskin, 6/18/2013, 12:53 PM

Streisand Slams Hareidim for Anti-Women Stances

Singer Barbra Streisand expressed her dismay at what she called the “discriminatory behavior” against women by hareidi-religious Jews.David Lev, 6/18/2013, 3:45 AM

Israeli Scientist: Virus Causing Bees to Disappear

An Israeli scientists says that he has found the answer to a burning question: Where have all the bees gone?David Lev, 6/17/2013, 1:46 AM

'Extinct' Frog Appears in Israel

An ‘extinct’ frog makes a comeback in Israel’s Hula Valley, becoming a unique ‘living fossil.' A change from archaeological finds., 6/4/2013, 6:22 PM

Barbara Streisand to Receive Honorary Doctorate

Internationally acclaimed singer and actress Barbra Streisand to receive honorary award from Hebrew University of Jerusalem next month. Aruts Sheva staff, 5/21/2013, 5:19 PM

Prof. Levitzki chosen for Cancer Research Award

Levitzki was chosen in recognition of contributions to signal transduction therapy and work on tyrosine kinase inhibitors.Arutz Sheva, 4/9/2013, 2:56 PM

Blood Libel Alive and Well in the Muslim World

Unfortunately, the “matzah blood libel” is alive and well, says Prof. Moshe Sharon of Hebrew University.David Lev, 3/25/2013, 1:16 AM

New Major at Hebrew U: Olive Oil Expert

Students at Hebrew University will have a new major to choose from: Olive oil certificationDavid Lev, 2/17/2013, 5:23 PM

Israeli Researchers Make New Cancer Breakthrough

Researchers at Hebrew University have discovered a marker for early diagnosis and possible treatment of breast cancer cells.Rachel Hirshfeld , 1/15/2013, 8:06 PM