Hebrew University


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Hebrew University of Jerusalem,

at Mt. Scopus, Givat Ram, Ein Karem, and Rehovot, Israel; coeducational. First proposed in 1882, formally opened 1925. It is the world's largest Jewish university and is noted for its work on the Dead Sea Scrolls. The university has faculties of humanities, mathematics and natural science, law, agriculture, and social sciences, as well as schools of education, social work, library and archive studies, and business, and operates the Hebrew Univ.–Hadassah School of Medicine. The Jewish National and University Library (1892) contains over 2 million volumes. The university maintains numerous research institutes in agriculture, business and finance, energy, law, medicine, and historical and contemporary Jewry. The Harry S. Truman International Center for the Advancement of Peace is affiliated.
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Among the items on display are "his 1921 Nobel Prize, handwritten pages from the theory of relativity, letters exchanged with Sigmund Freud, family members and lovers, and the physicist's own vinyl record collection," according to Hebrew University.
The president of the University of Illinois System today signed a new research partnership agreement with the Hebrew University of Jerusalem, one of Israel's oldest and most prestigious universities.
When I saw it last week, I realized I hadn't thought about the word since I was a graduate student in the 1990s at Hebrew University in Jerusalem studying literature.
Presently, Dr Oren serves as professor of Gastroenterology & Hepatology at the Faculty of Medicine, the Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Israel, and the head of the Institute of Gastroenterology and Liver Disease at Hadassah Medical Center, Jerusalem, Israel.
The plans to link Glasgow University with the Hebrew University in Jerusalem have long been promoted by Professor Adam Tomkins of the university's law faculty.
American Friends of The Hebrew University (AFHU) is a national, not-for-profit organization working in partnership with The Hebrew University of Jerusalem.
At Hebrew University, Arabic textbooks reflect a Zionist reality Though in Arabic, Hebrew University text books are very Zionist in their coverage of history.
Since 2007, Amedi, of the Edmond and Lily Safra Center for Brain Sciences and the Institute for Medical Research Israel-Canada at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem Faculty of Medicine, has led research that uses sensory substitution devices (SSDs) to receive data input in the form of sound, enabling the blind to "see" what they are hearing.
Entertainment legend Barbra Streisand had some choice words for the Orthodox Jewish community during a speech on Monday at Hebrew University in Jerusalem.
Washington, Jan 17 ( ANI ): The Hebrew University of Jerusalem has joined the ranks of famous people and places whose names appear on minor planets, as the International Astronomical Union (IAU) has named an asteroid in their honor.
The report further states that the Sudanese security services were able to determine that the equipment found on the vulture came from Jerusalem's Hebrew University and had a logo of the university on it.
The team from Jerusalem's Hebrew University Medical Centre and Hebrew University Hadassah Medical School found active 70- to 78-year-olds were 12% less likely to die than their sedentary counterparts.