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Mar 09 2014

At a Glance No. 12, 2014

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Mar 06 2014

At a Glance No. 11, 2014

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Feb 23 2014

At a Glance No. 10, 2014

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Feb 23 2014

At a Glance No. 9, 2014

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Jun 03 2013

Welcome to the 41st Board of Governors Meeting!

Starting this coming Saturday, June 1st through Monday, June 3rd, the University of Haifa will be marking its 41st Board of Governors Meeting. As part of the events, the University will be conferring Honorary Doctorate degrees, an Outstanding Leadership Award and a Carmel Award of Merit. The University will also launch the National Center for Mediterranean Sea Research, will celebrate being chosen to establish “LINKS”: Learning in a NetworKed Society- an Israeli Center of Research Excellence (I-CORE), will mark a decade to the School of Political Sciences, will mark a 40th anniversary to the Jewish-Arab Center, will launch the new laboratory annex of the Faculty of Natural Sciences and many more events to follow.

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Jun 03 2013

British Ambassador to Israel, Mr. Matthew Gould: Britain Is as Determined as Israel to Prevent Iran from Achieving Nuclear Arms

“We have no doubt today that Iran is doing everything within its power to achieve nuclear arms. A nuclear Iran is a catastrophe not just to Israel but to the whole world. Britain is as determined as Israel to prevent such a situation from happening and the level of ‘behind the scenes’ cooperation on the matter is unprecedented”, said yesterday (Sunday) British Ambassador to Israel, Mr. Matthew Gould, during the University of Haifa’s 41st Board of Governors Meeting.

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Sep 04 2011

Inheriting Stress

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August 28, 2011  The Jerusalem Post

Adversity and enrichment at a young age can influence the next generation, according to psychologists at the University of Haifa. Prof. Micah Leshem headed the team along with Prof. Jay Schulkin of Georgetown University and postgraduate students Hiba Zaidan and Neta Kvetniy- Ferdman, They published their findings recently in the journal Developmental Psychobiology.

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Aug 24 2011

Heredity helps in coping with stress

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August 11, 2011  Times of India

A new study from the University of Haifa has indicated that rats exposed to stress during early development inherit the effects of that stress to their offspring, largely expressed in behaviour impairments but also characteristics of resilience.

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Aug 24 2011

A new regime in Libya

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August 23, 2011  Kol Israel English

Prof. Gabi Ben-Dor on the developments in Libya: “Assuming that there is going to be a new emerging, a new regime emerging soon, it’’s going to encounter as many problems as the ones that we have seen in Egypt and much worse.”
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Aug 23 2011

Egyptian involvement in the Shalit case

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August 15, 2011  Kol Israel English

Dr. Dan Schueftan, Director of the National Security Studies Center is asked how important the Egyptian mediation effort in the Shalit case is. Dr. Schueftan: “It is important because Egypt lost a lot of its standing in the region, and it needs to prove that they’re still in business.”
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