Author archive for admin_bfhu

  • Aug092022

    Campus Experience Reshapes Perspectives

    Some 25 years ago, Irish Friends of the Hebrew University established the Clem Esses Travelling Scholarship designed to enable an undergraduate student from Trinity College Dublin to attend a Hebrew University’s summer course.

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  • Aug082022

    Coarse Sea Spray Keeps Lightning Strikes Away

    Hebrew University researchers discover why there’s less lightning in storms over oceans than on land.

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  • Aug052022

    Diversity and Integration at the Hebrew University

    Interviewed by the Jewish Chronicle, Vice President Diversity & Strategy Prof Mona Khoury-Kassabri shares her thinking and plans for a multicultural campus

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  • Aug012022

    Promising New Molecule Developed at Hebrew University May Prevent Age-Related Diseases and Increase Life Expectancy and Wellness

    With a constant renewal of cell vitality in diseased tissues, this new drug will hopefully lead to the treatment or prevention of diseases, such as Alzheimer’s and Parkinson’s.

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  • Aug012022

    HU Professor-to-Be Competes in 1981 Maccabiah Games

    Daniel Felsenstein was a member of the UK Track & Field Squad in the 1981 Maccabiah Games and currently heads our new international Master’s program in Smart Cities and Urban Informatics.

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  • Aug012022

    Hebrew University Humanitarians

    Yoni Shrits recruited volunteers and donations through Facebook to help with the problems at the Polish-Ukrainian border.

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  • Jul282022

    Food as Political Power in Putin’s Russia

    Hebrew University researchers provide timely understanding of Putin’s food policy.

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  • Jul202022

    Hebrew University Uncovers Ritual Bath used by Jerusalem’s Elites on Eve of Destruction of Second Temple

    Archaeological Excavations near Temple Mount Also Unearth Pool Built by Soldiers from Rome’s 10th Legion and Byzantine lamp inscribed, “The light of Christ shines for all”.

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  • Jul202022

    Hebrew University Ranked Israel’s Leading University in 15 Academic Subjects

    2022 Academic Ranking of World Universities Ranks Hebrew U. 17th Worldwide in Mathematics and Communications, and #1 in Israel in Earth Sciences, Food Sciences, Water Resources, Economics, and Public Policy.

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  • Jul192022

    Hebrew University Prof. Francesca Levi-Schaffer Chair of The International Union of Basic and Clinical Pharmacology (IUPHAR)

    Prof. Francesca Levi-Schaffer is the Isaac and Myrna Kaye Chair in Immunopharmacology.

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