HU Highlight

Hebrew University Receives $789,000 Grant from ASHA

The Hebrew University’s Robert H. Smith Faculty of Agriculture, Food and Environment has been awarded a $789,000 grant from the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) to boost crop yields of plants like chickpeas and soybeans.


Hebrew U Scientists Develop Novel...

Up to one million people -- mainly pregnant woman and young children -- are killed each year by the Plasmodium falciparum parasite, which causes the most... More

Leading Hebrew U Professor...

On March 15, 2015, Prof. Hermona Soreq of the Hebrew University will receive the Rappaport Prize for Excellence for her research on neurotransmitter acetylcholine’s role in both... More

Hebrew U Scientists Infect...

Every year, drug-resistant infections kill more than 50,000 people across Europe and the United States, and hundreds of thousands more around the world. Now, researchers from the Hebrew... More

Hebrew University and Freie...

On the 50th anniversary of the establishment of diplomatic relations between Israel and Germany, the presidents of the Hebrew University of Jerusalem and Freie Universität... More

Jerusalem Ambassadors

January 2, 2015: The Jerusalem Ambassadors program at the Hebrew University’s... More

Anthropology: Ancient skull from...

The discovery of a 55,000-year-old partial skull in Northern Israel provides new insights into the migration of modern humans out of Africa.