Supporting Our Students

Supporting Our Students

The bright young people who fill the classrooms and libraries of the Hebrew University of Jerusalem are Israel’s greatest asset

 


Kaylie Family honored for support of innovative program for students from Israeli-Ethiopian community


Harvey and Gloria Kaylie of New York were honored at a recent ceremony marking their support for 19 first-year Hebrew University students from the Israeli-Ethiopian community who are participating in a pilot program being conducted jointly by the Hebrew University and the Feuerstein Institute in conjunction with the Ministry of Immigrant Absorption.  


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Attorney Daniel Jacobson awards first scholarships of new one million shekel fund in Hebrew literature

In his creation of a new scholarship fund, longtime Hebrew University supporter Daniel Jacobson aims to encourage young people to pursue studies in Hebrew literature

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Video: Italian student starts life in Israel at Rothberg International School

Three weeks before she was due to begin the Preparatory Program - Mechina at the Rothberg International School, Sigal was told that she no longer qualified for government assistance. Thanks to the Hebrew University’s Friends associations, she received a scholarship and is now fulfilling her dream of studying in Israel.

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Giving & getting: Gali Umschweif-Nevo

Q&A with doctoral candidate Gali Umsweif-Nevo, a participant in the Hebrew University’s Harry and Sylvia Hoffman Leadership and Responsibility Program, who juggles her doctoral studies with her community outreach work with Holocaust survivors, her job as a pharmacology teaching coordinator at the University and a busy family life.

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Video: Pears Scholar poised to take public health knowledge back to Nigeria

Meet Sunday Olasanmi from Nigeria who, thanks to a scholarship from the Pears Foundation, is in Israel to study for a master’s of public health degree at the Hebrew University's Braun School of Public Health and Community Medicine

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Orly Vaknin's incredible journey to rediscovering life

In July 2002, Orly Vaknin was seriously injured in a terror attack on the Mount Scopus campus. The same wisdom and determination that helped her on her journey to recovery were more than apparent in the keynote speech that she gave at the 2011 annual ceremony honoring the memory of those killed. More

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