Celebrating an Exciting New School Year


The Hebrew University looks forward to a fruitful and challenging year ahead   Welcome back to school! Before diving into another year of studies, students at our Mt. Scopus Campus celebrated the new school year in style today with live music and fun in the sun. We warmly welcome our returning students and wish our new students the best of luck in the first steps of their academic journey!  

HUJI Talks Delight 2018 Board of Governors Participants


TED-Style Talks by Leaders in the Fields of Medicine, Science, Security and More This year’s Board of Governors celebrated the University’s 100-year anniversary since its founding with special galas, celebrations, VIP visits, and unprecedented events.

Highlights from the 2018 Board of Governors Meeting


Celebrating 100 Years of the Laying of the University Cornerstones This year’s annual Board of Governors (BOG) meeting was marked with special distinction as The Hebrew University of Jerusalem celebrated the centennial anniversary of the laying of its cornerstones. The theme of this year’s BOG was 100 Years of Knowledge.

Join Us July 24th for HU's First Ever Giving Day


100 years ago, the first cornerstone of the Hebrew University was laid. On July 24th, we celebrate our past while looking to the future. Join us on this global giving day as we lay the foundation for the next 100 years.  

Hebrew University Faculty Envision the Future: Israel 70+


In honor of Israel's 70th Anniversary, we decided to look into the future, to try and predict what the next 70 years will look like. With the help of our Hebrew University faculty members, we put together a fascinating portrait of Israel at 70+. We asked 9 researchers: how do you envision the future in your field?  How they answer, will fascinate you!

Schulich Leaders Enjoy Round Table with HU President Asher Cohen


Students excelling in STEM felds who are part of the Schulich Leader Scholarship Program were celebrated this week in an event with Hebrew Univerity President Prof. Asher Cohen. The event was kicked off by Ram Semo, Director of the Division for Advancement and External Relations who welcomed the University's elite Schulich Leaders.

Alpha Students Win Big


The Hebrew University of Jerusalem is proud and honored to have four of its Alpha students win at The Israel Young Scientists and Developers competition, initiated and led by the Bloomfield Science Museum. Eight Hebrew University Alpha students submitted their work to the competition (out of 47 nation-wide). The University's four winners are:

Special Exhibit at the Cinemateque - ELSC in 1.5 minutes


5 years of construction in less than a minute and a half: special exhibition at the Cinematheque Based on a translation from Kol Hair Jerusalem, February 26, 2018

Hebrew University Sweeps Israel Prizes


The Israel Prize, the State of Israel's most prestigious honor, is awarded annually on Independence Day as the highest recognition of Israeli individuals who have displayed excellence in their fields as well as those who have made an outstanding contribution to the State of Israel and the culture of the nation.  This year, the Israel Prize will be awarded to four faculty members, and an Honorary Doctorate recipient.

Hebrew University's Israel Institute for Advanced Studies Welcomes New Director, Professor Yitzhak Hen


Hebrew University's Israel Institute for Advanced Studies (IIAS) welcomes its newest director, Professor Yitzhak Hen.   Beginning June 2018, Hen will head the IIAS, a national institution devoted to academic research located at the Edmond J. Safra campus at Givat Ram.