Archive for March, 2012

Mar 27 2012

Photography competition - 2012

Published by Editor under Home Page, University News

The 2012 prize-winning photography competition on Facebook is now open to the best University of Haifa campus photos!

Take a photo that reflects our campus, its atmosphere and people, and send it to the competition’s email address. The photo that gets the most “Share”s and “Like”s takes first place. Continue Reading »

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Mar 22 2012

Fear of flying - no more

Published by Editor under Press Releases, University News

Fear of flying? The University of Haifa has recently implemented an effective and proven form of therapy that uses virtual reality technology to treat the common phobia. Continue Reading »

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Mar 21 2012

In which brain do you read?

Published by Editor under Home Page, Press Releases

Readers whose mother tongue is Arabic have more challenges reading in Arabic than native Hebrew or English speakers have reading their native languages, because the two halves of the brain divide the labor differently when the brain processes Arabic than when it processes Hebrew or English. That is the result of a new study conducted by two University of Haifa researchers, Dr. Raphiq Ibrahim of the Edmond J. Safra Brain Research Center for the Study of Learning Disabilities and the Learning Disabilities Department, and Prof. Zohar Eviatar of the Department of Psychology. Continue Reading »

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Mar 20 2012

Executive Committee elects Amos Shapira as next President of the University of Haifa

Published by Editor under Home Page, University News

The University of Haifa’s Executive Committee has elected Amos Shapira as the University’s next president, to replace current President Prof. Aaron Ben-Ze’ev who is completing two terms in this position. The appointment will be brought to the University’s Board of Governors for its approval when the Board convenes at the beginning of June 2012. Continue Reading »

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Mar 01 2012

No. 14

Published by Editor under At a Glance, University News

 

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Take a glimpse at recent news and updates from the University of Haifa

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