Could threat of COVID-19 be reduced to that of the common cold?

Could threat of COVID-19 be reduced to that of the common cold?

Hebrew University research team discovers how SARS-CoV-2 affects the functioning of lung cells, suggesting simple drug could treat COVID-19.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/14/2020, 7:10 PM
Could new treatment massively reduce dangers of the coronavirus?

Could new treatment massively reduce dangers of the coronavirus?

New research at Hebrew University and Mount Sinai suggests that common drug could make coronavirus no more dangerous than the common cold.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/14/2020, 7:01 PM
Professor David Kazhdan is first Israeli to win prestigious Shaw Prize

Professor David Kazhdan is first Israeli to win prestigious Shaw Prize

Prize honors those who "enrich humanity's spiritual civilization."Y Rabinovitz, 5/26/2020, 8:37 PM
Did fines for violating coronavirus guidelines change Israelis' behavior?

Did fines for violating coronavirus guidelines change Israelis' behavior?

New survey examines how Israelis' behavior during coronavirus outbreak was influenced by government guidelines.Michal Levi, 5/26/2020, 2:35 PM
Following release of threatening video, Hebrew U. to increase security for IDF soldiers

Following release of threatening video, Hebrew U. to increase security for IDF soldiers

IDF soldiers studying in Havatzalot course at Hebrew University to get extra security, after far-left student group releases anti-IDF video.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/19/2020, 11:16 AM
Hebrew University student group video takes aim at IDF soldiers

Hebrew University student group video takes aim at IDF soldiers

Student branch of the communist Hadash party produces video calling for struggle against IDF soldiers.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/18/2020, 12:34 PM
Large survey confirms: Loss of smell and taste linked to COVID-19

Large survey confirms: Loss of smell and taste linked to COVID-19

Global survey of 4,000 coronavirus patients supports link between COVID-19 and loss of smell and taste.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/11/2020, 10:03 AM
Researchers call cemetery closures 'utterly wrong and unfortunate'

Researchers call cemetery closures 'utterly wrong and unfortunate'

Hebrew University researchers argue economy should not be halted, closure policy could be replaced by measures to prevent virus spread.Mordechai Sones, 4/23/2020, 11:35 AM
Hebrew U develops coronavirus test that works 10x faster than other tests

Hebrew U develops coronavirus test that works 10x faster than other tests

Hebrew University researchers develop COVID-19 diagnostic test that uses common lab materials and is 10x faster than other tests.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/13/2020, 2:39 PM
Hebrew U. researchers find way to predict spread of coronavirus

Hebrew U. researchers find way to predict spread of coronavirus

New model predicts slowing down in rate of coronavirus spread thanks to preventative measures taken by Israel.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/2/2020, 8:37 PM
Researchers: 1,000 patients in serious condition by end of Passover

Researchers: 1,000 patients in serious condition by end of Passover

Researchers at Hebrew University say the number of hospitalized patients with coronavirus will increase significantly within two weeks.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/31/2020, 5:31 AM
World’s top math prize awarded to Hebrew U’s Hillel Furstenberg

World’s top math prize awarded to Hebrew U’s Hillel Furstenberg

The Abel Prize, often referred to as the Nobel of Mathematics, recognizes contributions that are of 'extraordinary depth and influence.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/18/2020, 1:34 PM
Leftist professor: 'Israel needs to close off haredi cities to prevent spread of COVID-19'

Leftist professor: 'Israel needs to close off haredi cities to prevent spread of COVID-19'

Hebrew University condemns professor who implied haredim spread coronavirus: 'Embarrassing and racist'Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/25/2020, 12:24 PM
Left wing hysteria and hypocrisy over volunteer credits

Left wing hysteria and hypocrisy over volunteer credits

Left wing groups cannot bear the thought that people who do not think their way can volunteer in social service programs to help Israelis. Such as Im Tirtzu members - and the vitriol it has produced is very revealing. Matan Peleg, 2/20/2020, 3:59 PM
3,000-year-old Canaanite temple discovered in southern Israel

3,000-year-old Canaanite temple discovered in southern Israel

Hebrew University team unearths Canaanite temple in Lachish in southern Israel, along with oldest example of Hebrew letter 'samech'.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/17/2020, 1:38 PM
Hebrew U prof calls for armed Palestinian militias against "Terror-settlers"

Hebrew U prof calls for armed Palestinian militias against "Terror-settlers"

Far-left Hebrew University professor draws fire for calling Israelis in Judea and Samaria 'terror-settlers', calls for armed Arab militias.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/5/2020, 10:05 AM
Israeli docs strike big blow to antibiotic-resistant 'superbugs'

Israeli docs strike big blow to antibiotic-resistant 'superbugs'

Hebrew U. team brings hope to patients with life-threatening, drug-resistant infections.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/13/2020, 4:07 PM
Hebrew U. team finds vaccine has unusual effect on Alzheimer's

Hebrew U. team finds vaccine has unusual effect on Alzheimer's

Medical research team at Hebrew University finds that TB vaccine may actually be able to prevent Alzheimer's disease.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/23/2019, 9:40 AM
Large study: Smoking increases risk for gestational diabetes

Large study: Smoking increases risk for gestational diabetes

Pregnant smokers at higher risk for gestational diabetes, Hebrew University study finds.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/9/2019, 11:59 AM
Anti-Israel academics: 'Many anti-Semites support Zionism'

Anti-Israel academics: 'Many anti-Semites support Zionism'

Israeli, Jewish academics call on French Parliament to reverse 'Anti-Zionism is Anti-Semitism' resolution.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/4/2019, 3:03 PM
Albert Einstein heads to China

Albert Einstein heads to China

Hebrew University celebrates Einstein’s 140th birthday with special exhibit on Nobel laureate’s life and times.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/1/2019, 12:03 PM
'Peace Now' professor:  'May lightning strike down IDF soldiers'

'Peace Now' professor: 'May lightning strike down IDF soldiers'

Hebrew U prof. calls IDF soldiers 'Jewish terrorists,' hopes 'lightning strikes them down.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/24/2019, 2:52 PM
6 Israeli universities among the top 1,000

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
Hebrew U leads Israel in number of PhDs this year

Hebrew U leads Israel in number of PhDs this year

335 students will be awarded, with honorary degrees going to individuals including Miriam Naor, Rabbi Dr. Shlomo Riskin, Judea Pearl.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/12/2019, 4:04 PM
'Hebrew University is a political incubator for anti-Zionists'

'Hebrew University is a political incubator for anti-Zionists'

Hebrew University professor calls to boycott Israel-hosted international physics competition.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/7/2019, 11:59 AM
Hebrew University program bashes Israel, promotes BDS, says NGO

Hebrew University program bashes Israel, promotes BDS, says NGO

Campus watchdog group reveals recordings from graduate program showing anti-Israel bias, hostility towards students who challenged claims.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/20/2019, 9:52 AM
People with ADHD eat less healthily

People with ADHD eat less healthily

People with ADHD tend to eat 'whatever they see around,' new study says.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/29/2019, 10:31 AM
Hebrew U profs criticize IDF training program at university

Hebrew U profs criticize IDF training program at university

Middle Eastern Studies profs: Soldiers' presence 'suffocates teaching and research,' harms 'dynamic between Israeli, Palestinian students.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/28/2019, 10:41 AM
Liberman pushes to ban Arab party's token Jewish candidate

Liberman pushes to ban Arab party's token Jewish candidate

Ex-Defense Minister looks to bar professor who compared Israel to Nazi Germany from running for 21st Knesset on communist party list.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/28/2019, 4:13 PM
Hebrew U to open tech centers in Chicago, Paraguay and China

Hebrew U to open tech centers in Chicago, Paraguay and China

Hebrew University in Jerusalem announces plans to open three international tech centers in US, China, and Paraguay.Marcy Oster, JTA, 1/25/2019, 9:15 AM
Hebrew U prof lecture: Israel exploits PA kids for arms sales

Hebrew U prof lecture: Israel exploits PA kids for arms sales

Senior prof to deliver lecture in Amsterdam accusing Israel of exploiting Palestinian children to promote arms sales.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/8/2019, 12:42 PM
Hebrew University apologizes after IDF soldier publicly shamed

Hebrew University apologizes after IDF soldier publicly shamed

Amid rising outcry, Hebrew University apologizes after lecturer documented humiliating IDF soldier for attending class in uniform.Tzvi Lev, 1/3/2019, 6:05 PM
Watch: Lecturer yells at student in uniform

Watch: Lecturer yells at student in uniform

Senior lecturer at Hebrew University of Jerusalem documented shouting at female student who arrived to class in IDF uniform.Mordechai Sones, 1/2/2019, 12:09 AM
The English Hebrew University: 'Totally absurd'

The English Hebrew University: 'Totally absurd'

Zionist Organization Deputy Chairman Yaakov Haguel grapples with Hebrew U decision to examine changing instruction language to English.Hezki Baruch, 12/5/2018, 2:39 PM
'A disgrace, Supreme Court decision was a huge victory for BDS'

'A disgrace, Supreme Court decision was a huge victory for BDS'

Interior Minister Aryeh Deri joins other ministers and MKs in outrage after High Court rules BDS advocate be allowed to stay in Israel.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/18/2018, 9:47 PM
Supreme Court nixes deportation of anti-Israel activist Alqasem

Supreme Court nixes deportation of anti-Israel activist Alqasem

Former branch president of pro-BDS student group will be allowed to remain in Israel, study at Hebrew University, court rules.David Rosenberg, 10/18/2018, 7:24 PM
'Why is Hebrew University backing anti-Israel activist?'

'Why is Hebrew University backing anti-Israel activist?'

Zionist NGO lobbies donors to pressure Hebrew University in Jerusalem to drop support for pro-BDS student facing deportation Lara Alqasem.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/15/2018, 11:23 AM
For first time in 40 years, cure for acute leukemia within reach

For first time in 40 years, cure for acute leukemia within reach

Hebrew University drug trials show 50% cure rate in lab mice.Ohad Tobi, 8/25/2018, 8:46 PM
Two Israeli universities ranked among world’s top 100

Two Israeli universities ranked among world’s top 100

Technion and Hebrew University among top 100 in the prestigious Shanghai Ranking of world universities.Ben Ariel and JTA, 8/16/2018, 6:43 AM
Need help with your math homework? Ask the worms

Need help with your math homework? Ask the worms

New Hebrew University research reveals complex math calculations worms perform to search for food.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/26/2018, 7:32 PM
Hebrew U law prof. to lead UN Human Rights Committee

Hebrew U law prof. to lead UN Human Rights Committee

Hebrew University professor Yuval Shany becomes first Israeli to head the UN committee.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/3/2018, 2:18 PM
Cells that speed up organ growth speed up aging

Cells that speed up organ growth speed up aging

Zoo analysis shows pancreatic cell size linked to mammalian lifespan.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/18/2018, 6:01 PM
Students at Hebrew University call for new Intifada

Students at Hebrew University call for new Intifada

Arab students at Jerusalem college hold protest in solidarity with Gaza rioters, demand Zionists leave country.David Rosenberg, 4/10/2018, 12:57 PM
Coins from revolt against Romans found near Temple Mount

Coins from revolt against Romans found near Temple Mount

Archaeologists discover dozens of 'freedom coins' from Jewish Revolt against Rome in cave near Temple Mount.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/26/2018, 2:40 PM
'Hebrew U's Zionist legacy is being tarnished'

'Hebrew U's Zionist legacy is being tarnished'

Report claims anti-Zionist activity allowed to thrive unchecked on Hebrew University campus over past year. 'The writing is on the wall.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/16/2018, 12:19 PM
Albert Einstein heads to Taiwan

Albert Einstein heads to Taiwan

Einstein’s Nobel Prize, Theory of Relativity, and other papers held by Hebrew University to be displayed in first-ever Asia exhibit.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/11/2018, 2:27 PM
'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, 12/27/2017, 11:53 AM
New hotline for students to complain about far-left professors

New hotline for students to complain about far-left professors

Im Tirtzu launches anonymous hotline that would enable students to report far-left lecturers.Tzvi Lev, 12/7/2017, 6:36 PM
Hebrew University organizes Buenos Aires cannabis conference

Hebrew University organizes Buenos Aires cannabis conference

Argentinia's first international conference on medicinal cannabis is being organized by Israeli university.JTA, 10/22/2017, 5:11 PM
Hebrew University may have granted hundreds of fake degrees

Hebrew University may have granted hundreds of fake degrees

Supporters of anti-IDF organization illegally run academic program aimed at integrating leftists into government, grant degrees to students.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/18/2017, 2:50 PM
Swastikas spray-painted on Hebrew University campus in Jerusalem

Swastikas spray-painted on Hebrew University campus in Jerusalem

For the second time in two weeks, Hebrew University's Mount Scopus campus vandalized with swastikasArutz Sheva Staff, 8/10/2017, 3:53 PM
15th anniversary of Hebrew University bombing

15th anniversary of Hebrew University bombing

Hamas terror attack killed 9, including 5 American students, and left more than 100 injured.David Rosenberg, 7/31/2017, 1:40 PM
Hebrew University professor: Every 'settler' is a terrorist

Hebrew University professor: Every 'settler' is a terrorist

'By definition, every settler is a terrorist', says Dr. Amiram Goldblum in Facebook post libeling former Yesha Council leader.David Rosenberg, 7/17/2017, 10:26 AM
Hebrew University professor: Israel becoming like Nazi Germany

Hebrew University professor: Israel becoming like Nazi Germany

Political science professor at Hebrew University claims Israel on 'slippery slope' to fascism.David Rosenberg, 6/22/2017, 10:54 PM
Hebrew U wins tender to build quantum communications system

Hebrew U wins tender to build quantum communications system

Research at Israel’s leading quantum science center paves the way for massive improvements in computation speed and secure communication.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/12/2017, 9:06 AM
'Outside support is good, but we need to be strong at home'

'Outside support is good, but we need to be strong at home'

Deputy Mayor of Jerusalem Chagit Moshe talks about Trump's visit to Israel, the Hebrew University's leftist bias, and Jewish identity.Eliran Aharon, 5/30/2017, 10:41 AM
After no-anthem event: Netanyahu to push Nationality Law

After no-anthem event: Netanyahu to push Nationality Law

PM Netanyahu says Hebrew University event shows importance of passing Nationality Law, calls university's decision 'obsequiousness.'Hezki Baruch, 5/21/2017, 11:20 AM