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Haredi integration in higher education - the key to national stability

Haredi integration in higher education - the key to national stability

More and more haredi Israelis are enrolling in institutions of higher education and finding that it does not jeopardize their religious level.Rabbi Pinchas Cohen, 08/11/2018 13:14
Gender-separate classes

Gender-separate classes

Plans to establish separate classes on campuses allow possibility some non-haredi students will be affected.Mordechai Sones, 19/04/2017 12:51
Haredi students struggle to integrate in academia

Haredi students struggle to integrate in academia

Report reveals more haredim interested in higher level education, but few succeed in completing studies.David Rosenberg, 04/05/2016 16:31
Mainstream fields no longer relevant

Mainstream fields no longer relevant

Many fields of higher education are irrelevant by themselves, and need to be supplemented or replaced by a focus on technology, says MK.Benny Tocker, 03/02/2016 09:01
Some 300,000 in Israel to Head Off to College

Some 300,000 in Israel to Head Off to College

With college and university sessions starting up again next week, a report full of statistics on higher education in Israel was released.Moshe Cohen, 22/10/2014 17:31
College Heads Want to Ditch Pre-College Testing

College Heads Want to Ditch Pre-College Testing

Committee of College Heads comes out against using test scores in admissions process. ‘Not a good indicator.’Maayana Miskin, 31/10/2013 08:38
Hershkowitz on Nobel Prize Win and ‘Brain Drain’

Hershkowitz on Nobel Prize Win and ‘Brain Drain’

University head and former Science Minister talks about fighting ‘brain drain,’ but warns: Israel can’t compete with USA.Maayana Miskin, 10/10/2013 11:04
Bar-Ilan U: Live in Israel, Study in English

Bar-Ilan U: 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, 24/04/2013 20:10
Dozens Suspended in Harvard Cheating Scandal

Dozens Suspended in Harvard Cheating Scandal

Dozens of students at Harvard University have been suspended and disciplined in one of its largest cheating scandals to date. Rachel Hirshfeld , 03/02/2013 15:43
Victory for Yesha: Ariel Full-Fledged University

Victory for Yesha: Ariel Full-Fledged University

Nationalists won major recognition Tuesday with the Ariel higher education facility in Samaria being accepted as a full-fledged university. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 17/07/2012 20:52
More Than 1,000 Israelis Learn in Hebron, Jenin

More Than 1,000 Israelis Learn in Hebron, Jenin

More than 1,000 Israeli citizens are learning in Palestinian Authority universities in Hevron and Jenin.Chana Ya'ar, 29/01/2012 11:35
IAF Takes Troubled Teens on 'Wings'

IAF Takes Troubled Teens on 'Wings'

Israel's Air Force is using aircraft maintenance and gliding to help troubled teens at the Hatzerim Air Base.Chana Ya'ar, 06/12/2011 00:15
New Education Financial Aid for IDF Veterans

New Education Financial Aid for IDF Veterans

The government has approved a new financial aid initiative for IDF veterans and National Service graduates to learn in Jerusalem.Chana Ya'ar, 23/10/2011 14:19