All posts tagged Australian Friends of the Hebrew University

Hebrew University launches centenary fundraiser

Australian alumni and supporters are being urged to donate to the Hebrew University of Jerusalem’s centenary fundraising campaign.

Appliance of science

A DELEGATION of high-achieving scientists from Israel cast light on their groundbreaking discoveries at an inspiring evening last week hosted by Australian Friends of the Hebrew University.

Understanding Jewish extremism

In a week when Israel’s departing defence minister Moshe Ya’alon warned of extremist and dangerous elements “shaking up our home and threatening harm to those in it”, Israeli academic Gideon Aran shared his expertise about religious radicalism in Israel at the Sydney Jewish Museum.

‘A special friendship’

“ISRAEL’S struggles are our struggles. Their fight is our fight. Israel’s values are our values.”

Hebrew Uni honour for Bishop

FOREIGN Minister Julie Bishop will be presented with the Hebrew University’s Torch of Learning Award at the Australian Friends of the Hebrew University’s gala dinner later this month.

HUJ honours Besen, Ehrlich

COMMUNAL stalwart Marc Besen received the prestigious award of Honorary Doctorate of Philosophy from the Hebrew University in Jerusalem (HUJ) to celebrate its 90th anniversary.

Demography in focus

INTERNATIONALLY renowned demographer Professor Sergio Della Pergola (pictured) delivered a talk on the topic “World Jewish Population – trends and prospects” to a packed auditorium at the Sydney Jewish Museum […]