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Ariel University Prof: Fight with COVID-19 lacks transparency

Ariel University Prof: Fight with COVID-19 lacks transparency

'Let the public see how beneficial the vaccine is and choose for themselves,' says former HMO chairman.Arutz Sheva Staff, 14/02/2021 19:08
Health Minister: 'We'll cut off funding from schools that open, revoke their licenses'

Health Minister: 'We'll cut off funding from schools that open, revoke their licenses'

Minister Edelstein notes drop in contagion rates, says lockdown has paid off.Arutz Sheva Staff, 18/10/2020 22:40
Tel Aviv University competition won't exclude students of Ariel University

Tel Aviv University competition won't exclude students of Ariel University

After threat of legal action, Tel Aviv University backtracks on anti-Ariel University stance.Arutz Sheva Staff, 07/04/2020 10:21
Adelson, Friedman, Bennett at Ariel medical faculty inauguration

Adelson, Friedman, Bennett at Ariel medical faculty inauguration

After years of struggle, Ariel U celebrates opening of medical faculty, in presence of Adelson family, after whom faculty will be named.Arutz Sheva Staff, 27/10/2019 13:46
Ariel University mourns a founding father

Ariel University mourns a founding father

Yigal Cohen Orgad, Chancellor of Ariel University, former Finance Minister, dies at 81.Arutz Sheva Staff, 27/08/2019 12:57
'BDS has no place in Florida'

'BDS has no place in Florida'

Florida Governor Ron DeSantis honored at Ariel University for signing of MOU with Florida State University.Arutz Sheva Staff, 27/05/2019 16:39
Is treason virtuous? Israeli academics who support BDS

Is treason virtuous? Israeli academics who support BDS

Is it legitimate for political actors and parties to seek support from foreign powers? When Israeli academics approach foreign academic bodies to act against Israel, is it treason?  Prof. Philip Carl Salzman, 06/05/2019 13:15
Petition rejected, green light to establish medical faculty

Petition rejected, green light to establish medical faculty

Petition by Professors in Hebrew University and Weizmann Institute of Science against opening Ariel University Medicine Faculty rejected.Mordechai Sones, 15/04/2019 15:49
Faculty of medicine in Ariel - approved

Faculty of medicine in Ariel - approved

Council for Higher Education gives final approval for decision of its chairman, Naftali Bennett, to establish medical faculty at Ariel U.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/04/2019 13:26
'Trump helps Netanyahu, but it comes at a price'

'Trump helps Netanyahu, but it comes at a price'

New Right candidate Matan Kahana says PM Netanyahu is 'center-left' despite his claims he leads the right.Arutz Sheva Staff, 27/03/2019 22:34
Meretz and Zehut won't join debate panel

Meretz and Zehut won't join debate panel

Meretz, Zehut, parties won't join pre-election panel discussing Israeli sovereignty in Judea and Samaria.Arutz Sheva Staff, 25/03/2019 17:07
Ariel University Medical School to be established

Ariel University Medical School to be established

Council of Higher Education in Judea and Samaria unanimously approves new medical school after long battle.Arutz Sheva Staff, 13/02/2019 20:44
Ariel University forbidden from establishing new medical school

Ariel University forbidden from establishing new medical school

Council of Higher Education forbids Ariel University from opening medical school after controversial deputy attorney general orders revote.Arutz Sheva Staff, 07/02/2019 14:52
Caroline Glick: 'It's outrageous; mind-blowing'

Caroline Glick: 'It's outrageous; mind-blowing'

Journalist turned New Right member attacks Deputy Attorney General who ordered revote to establish medical school at Ariel University.Mordechai Sones, 04/02/2019 18:17
Ariel University ordered to freeze opening of medical school

Ariel University ordered to freeze opening of medical school

Controversial deputy attorney general says university must freeze all plans to open medical school amid alleged conflict of interest.Tzvi Lev, 27/12/2018 15:18
Deputy A-G to invalidate Ariel University medical school

Deputy A-G to invalidate Ariel University medical school

Deputy Attorney expected to invalidate decision to establish medical school at Ariel University due to conflict of interest.Arutz Sheva Staff, 25/12/2018 02:33
Rivlin: 'One can love Ariel without deriding academia'

Rivlin: 'One can love Ariel without deriding academia'

President speaks at Seventh Higher Education Conference, addressing Bennett's criticism of university establishment for opposing Ariel U.Arutz Sheva Staff, 06/11/2018 14:27
'Universities irrationality discriminating for no reason'

'Universities irrationality discriminating for no reason'

Ariel University students thank Education Minister Bennett for supporting the school, blasts other colleges for discrimination.Arutz Sheva Staff, 26/10/2018 15:12
Bennett demands equal representation for Ariel University

Bennett demands equal representation for Ariel University

Education Minister says government may cease working with Committee of University Heads if it discriminates against Ariel University.Hezki Baruch, 22/10/2018 21:26
Israeli academic leading boycott of Ariel University conference

Israeli academic leading boycott of Ariel University conference

Israeli professor from Weizmann Institute leading efforts to boycott an academic conference held in Ariel University in Samaria.Arutz Sheva Staff, 03/09/2018 13:13
Israeli Arab students: 'There is no racism at Ariel University'

Israeli Arab students: 'There is no racism at Ariel University'

Despite the uproar over the new medical school at Samaria's Ariel University, Israeli Arab students say that the university feels like home.Tzvi Lev, 20/08/2018 15:24
Bennett: Peace Now? More like 'Liars Now'

Bennett: Peace Now? More like 'Liars Now'

Education Minister Naftali Bennett hits back after Peace Now alleges that Arabs are barred from studying at Ariel University.Tzvi Lev, 20/08/2018 14:25
'Surrendering to Hamas will only lead to war'

'Surrendering to Hamas will only lead to war'

Naftali Bennett warns that efforts to de-escalate conflict with Hamas could backfire, lead to full-scale war.Hezki Baruch, 19/08/2018 19:51
Bennett: No further discussion on Ariel medical faculty

Bennett: No further discussion on Ariel medical faculty

Education Minister rebuffs university heads' criticism of decision to establish medical faculty at Ariel University, says decision is final.Arutz Sheva Staff, 29/07/2018 21:38
Israeli study: Surfing the net delays marriage

Israeli study: Surfing the net delays marriage

New study of Israeli singles shows that those who surf the net tend to believe people should marry later.Arutz Sheva Staff, 26/07/2018 11:09
University officials slam Bennett

University officials slam Bennett

Senior University Bennett criticize education minister's 'interference' which led to approval of medical faculty at Ariel University.Arutz Sheva Staff, 25/07/2018 21:42
Medical faculty approved for Ariel University

Medical faculty approved for Ariel University

Council for Higher Education approves new medical faculty at Samaria university - the sixth medical faculty in Israel.Uzi Baruch, 18/07/2018 19:36
Knesset passes 'Ariel University Law'

Knesset passes 'Ariel University Law'

Law placing Israeli colleges in Judea and Samaria directly under Israeli authority passes Knesset, gains support of Yesh Atid MKs.Hezki Baruch, 12/02/2018 22:38
Compromise reached between Likud and Jewish Home

Compromise reached between Likud and Jewish Home

MKs Mualem and Kisch agree: Both Tender Years Law and Ariel University Law will be discussed on Wednesday.Hezki Baruch, 16/01/2018 00:38
'Ariel University is being held hostage'

'Ariel University is being held hostage'

Ariel University Chancellor urges Likud and Jewish Home to resolve standoff between them and approve the Ariel University Law.Benny Tocker, 15/01/2018 06:36
Likud opposing 'Ariel University bill'

Likud opposing 'Ariel University bill'

Standoff between Jewish Home and Likud continues over bill putting Judea and Samaria colleges under Israeli law.Tzvi Lev, 14/01/2018 09:53
Bennett threatens Likud over 'Ariel University Bill'

Bennett threatens Likud over 'Ariel University Bill'

Jewish Home Chairman says Ministerial Legislation Committee frozen until PM green lights law normalizing colleges in Judea, Samaria.Uzi Baruch, 10/01/2018 18:43
Shouting match erupts between PM, Bennett over 'Ariel Law'

Shouting match erupts between PM, Bennett over 'Ariel Law'

Bennett blasts PM over failure to pass law normalizing colleges in Judea, Samaria.David Rosenberg, 07/01/2018 20:56
Bennett threatens coalition over Ariel University law

Bennett threatens coalition over Ariel University law

Education Minister vows to torpedo all future legislation in coalition if bill putting university in Samaria under Israeli law doesn't pass.Tzvi Lev, 07/01/2018 10:00
'The main problem comes from within'

'The main problem comes from within'

President of Ariel University in Samaria speaks about opposition to establishment of medical faculty. 'The State doesn't recognize us.'Benny Tocker, 02/01/2018 08:41
'This is BDS from within'

'This is BDS from within'

Israeli academics blast plan 'annexing' Ariel University to Israel, claim it turns Israeli academia into part of the 'occupation.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 27/12/2017 11:53
Judea and Samaria colleges to be put under Israeli law?

Judea and Samaria colleges to be put under Israeli law?

Government approves new bill that would extend Israeli law to Judea and Samaria institutes of higher education.Tzvi Lev, 10/12/2017 16:23
Peace is made with defeated enemies

Peace is made with defeated enemies

'Israel Victory Project' comes to Ariel University in Samaria. 'Foreign-funded human rights groups using the word 'democratic' is perverse.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 06/12/2017 17:47
'Ariel medical school will strengthen Israel'

'Ariel medical school will strengthen Israel'

PM, Education Minister participate in cornerstone-laying ceremony for medical school donated by Sheldon and Miriam Adelson.Arutz Sheva Staff, 28/06/2017 18:41
Sheldon Adelson to give $20 million to Ariel Univesity

Sheldon Adelson to give $20 million to Ariel Univesity

American billionaire to provide around $20 million for the major expansion of the Samaria university.JTA, 23/06/2017 07:28
'The 'settlements' are a fait accompli'

'The 'settlements' are a fait accompli'

Gush Etzion Regional Council head argues there is no reason not to declare sovereignty over the Jewish communities in Judea and Samaria.Arutz Sheva Staff, 15/06/2017 16:44
Netanyahu: 'We will strengthen the settlement enterprise'

Netanyahu: 'We will strengthen the settlement enterprise'

PM speaks at Six-Day War event on Judea and Samaria. 'Everyone's right to live in his home, no one will be uprooted from his home'.Mordechai Sones, 06/06/2017 18:05
Texas Commissioner visits Ariel University

Texas Commissioner visits Ariel University

Texas Agriculture Commissioner Sid Miller visits Samaria's Ariel University, says there is 'much to be learned from Israel.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 26/03/2017 11:14
2,000 year-old stone factory revealed in Galilee

2,000 year-old stone factory revealed in Galilee

An ancient Jewish “Stone Age”? Ariel University unearths a 2,000 year-old stone vessel production center in the Galilee.Arutz Sheva Staff, 21/08/2016 10:35
'Palestinians would love Israeli annexation'

'Palestinians would love Israeli annexation'

Ex-B'Tselem human rights activist surprises Ariel University conference by saying 'the real Nakba was the PA's formation. We've had enough.'Yoni Kempinski, 02/06/2016 21:56
Samaria medical center to 'build bridges'

Samaria medical center to 'build bridges'

Ariel University school of Health Sciences to sponsor Jewish-Palestinian center; move hailed by President Rivlin, Education Min. Bennett.Tova Dvorin, 31/05/2016 18:11
Israeli discovery to save countless stab victims

Israeli discovery to save countless stab victims

As Israel battles knife-wielding Arab terrorists, Ariel University scientist makes discovery which could save thousands of lives worldwide.Ari Soffer, 14/03/2016 13:51
Israeli academics boycott 'settlements'

Israeli academics boycott 'settlements'

In an unprecedented move, over a thousand school faculty members boycott Ariel University 'since it's not in Israel.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 14/03/2016 12:46
Government issues Ariel University financial boost

Government issues Ariel University financial boost

Finance Ministry allocates 86 million NIS, for an additional 110 million NIS to flagship Samaria institution since elections.Raphael Poch, 22/02/2016 08:32
Ariel University defeats the boycott movement

Ariel University defeats the boycott movement

Spanish government compensates university nearly half-a-million shekels for giving in to BDS and discriminating against Ariel students.Arutz Sheva Staff, 06/01/2016 08:32
'In Judea and Samaria, it's either Israel or ISIS'

'In Judea and Samaria, it's either Israel or ISIS'

Education Min. blasts rivals for supporting Palestinian state, derides calls for Israeli concessions; 'Will France give up half of Paris'?Ari Soffer, 16/11/2015 16:25
Ariel Students Find Way to Map Out Terror Tunnels

Ariel Students Find Way to Map Out Terror Tunnels

Reinventing the wheel: Meet the RoboWheel 1001, invented by students to confront the Hamas tunnel threat in Gaza Belt.Arutz Sheva Staff, 22/06/2015 15:08
Co-Existence? It Can Happen

Co-Existence? It Can Happen

Research by the Ariel University finds that Jews and Palestinian Arabs who work together in Judea and Samaria get along very well.Eliran Aharon, 12/06/2015 02:12
New Technology Could Predict Earthquakes

New Technology Could Predict Earthquakes

Remote sensing laboratory at the Ariel University working on techniques that could forecast earthquakes.Eliran Aharon, 12/06/2015 01:16
Report: Court Favors Left's Building Complaints

Report: Court Favors Left's Building Complaints

A study shows that the High Court has a strong record in enforcing rules against construction in Judea and Samaria – by Jews, but not Arabs.Moshe Cohen, 11/06/2015 14:02
MK Slams Professor for Anti-Sephardi Remarks

MK Slams Professor for Anti-Sephardi Remarks

Professor Amir Hetzroni was slammed from both left and right after he made racist remarks on an interview program earlier Sunday.Moshe Cohen, 22/03/2015 19:22
New Israeli Technology Helps Treat Parkinson's

New Israeli Technology Helps Treat Parkinson's

New research dealing with monitoring and treatment of Parkinson's Disease will be presented at a conference at Samaria' Ariel University.Cynthia Blank, 23/10/2014 12:54