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    Prof. Adam Ferziger, Israel and Golda Koschitzky Department of Jewish History and Contemporary Jewry

    On ideological disputes in the orthodox world

    Part II of an interview with Prof. Adam Ferziger, of the Israel and Golda Koschitzky Department of Jewish History and Contemporary Jewry, was published by the popular column "Rosner's Domain" in the Los Angeles Jewish Journal. 

    Date: 2016-05-03 Hour: 13:05


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    Prof. Aharon Gedanken, Department of Chemistry and BINA

    Make Your Own Auto Fuel With Used Cooking Oil

    New research published by Prof. Aharon Gedanken, of the Department of Chemistry and Institute of Nanotechnology and Advanced Materials (BINA), in the journal Energy & Fuels, shows that leftover cooking oil can be converted into auto fuel using a microwave oven.  The research was the subject of articles in The New Indian Express, The Himalayan Times, and The Economic Times.

    Date: 2016-05-03 Hour: 13:04


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    The victory of the Exodus narrative

    Shawn Zelig Aster, of the Martin (Szusz) Department of Land of Israel Studies and Archaeology, published an op-ed in The Jerusalem Post about the Exodus from Egypt.

    Date: 2016-05-03 Hour: 13:01


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    Prof. Shmuel Sandler, Department of Political Science and BESA Center

    Donald Trump: Prospect of Republican hopeful becoming US President sparks fear in the Middle East

    Prof. Shmuel Sandler, of the Department of Political Science and Begin-Sadat (BESA) Center for Strategic Studies, is quoted in an article in the Independent about Donald Trump.

    Date: 2016-05-03 Hour: 13:00


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    The signing of the agreement between Bar-Ilan University and the Chinese Center in Beijing

    China busca incrementar su desarrollo científico y tecnológico en la Universidad Bar-Ilan

    Iton Gadol (Argentina) published an article about a scientific research agreement signed between Bar-Ilan University and the National Center for Nanoscience and Technology in Beijing.

    Date: 2016-05-03 Hour: 12:58


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    WJC President Ronald S. Lauder, to receive the Guardian of Zion Award from the Ingeborg Rennert Center

    Laurels for Lauder

    The Ingeborg Rennert Center for Jerusalem Studies will bestow this year's Guardian of Zion Award upon World Jewish Congress President Ronald S. Lauder, reported The Jerusalem Post.

    Date: 2016-04-20 Hour: 13:18


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    Prof. Efraim Inbar, Director, BESA Center

    Turkey trying to balance relations between Iran, Saudis

    Prof. Efraim Inbar, Director of the Begin-Sadat (BESA) Center for Strategic Studies, was quoted in a Jerusalem Post article about Turkey.

    Date: 2016-04-20 Hour: 13:16


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    Dr. Alon Levkowitz, BESA Center

    The Iran-North Korea Connection

    Dr. Alon Levkowitz, of the Begin-Sadat (BESA) Center for Strategic Studies, was quoted in an article published by The Diplomat about Iran-North Korea relations.

    Date: 2016-04-20 Hour: 13:15


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    Ambassador of Italy to Israel Francesco M. Talò addresses the opening of the conference

    Italian and Israeli physicists confer at Bar-Ilan University 

    The Italian newswire service ANSA and The Jerusalem Post published item about a conference gathering of physicists from Bar-Ilan University and Italy, and the opening remarks made by the Ambassador of Italy to Israel.

    Date: 2016-04-17 Hour: 8:20


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    Prof. Erez Levanon, Mina and Everard Goodman Faculty of Life Sciences

    Virus fighter may have played a key role in human evolution

    A new study on mutation among primates, published in the journal Genome Research by Prof. Erez Levanon, of the Mina and Everard Goodman Faculty of Life Sciences, and a colleague from Cornell University, was covered by Science Magazine and a number of additional publications.

    Date: 2016-04-17 Hour: 8:18


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    More Arab women work outside of home, finds study

    The Jerusalem Post published an article about a study conducted by a Bar-Ilan University PhD candidate showing that more Arab women are working outside the home.

    Date: 2016-04-14 Hour: 10:32


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    Florida-born attorney Sam Grundwerg named Israel’s consul general in LA

    Israel's new Consul General in Los Angeles is Bar-Ilan University alumnus Sam Grundwerg, the Jewish Telegraphic Agency reported.  

    Date: 2016-04-14 Hour: 10:30


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    Dr. Oren Levy, Mina and Everard Goodman Faculty of Life Sciences

    Spawning Out of Sync

    The New York Times published an item about research conducted by Dr. Oren Levy, of the Mina and Everard Goodman Faculty of Life Sciences, regarding the reproduction of more than 130 different species of coral on Australia's Great Barrier Reef. 

    Date: 2016-04-14 Hour: 10:29


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    Prof. Efraim Inbar, Director, BESA Center

    An interim balance sheet in Syria

    Prof. Efraim Inbar, Director of the Begin-Sadat (BESA) Center for Strategic Studies, published an op-ed about Syria in Israel Hayom.

    Date: 2016-04-14 Hour: 10:26


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    Prof. Dov Levitan, Interdiscplinary Department of Social Sciences

    'We Have Nothing Left’: The Saga of Yemen’s Rescued Jews

    Prof. Dov Levitan, of the Interdisciplinary Department of Social Sciences, is quoted in a Daily Beast article about the Jews of Yemen recently airlifted to Israel.

    Date: 2016-04-14 Hour: 10:25


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    Prof. Yonah Amitai, Interdisciplinary Department of Social Sciences

    Desalination found to cause fatal heart disease

    Arutz 7 and Hamodia published articles about a study conducted by Prof. Yonah Amitai, of the Interdisciplinary Department of Social Sciences, and colleagues at Tel Hashomer Hospital showing that desalinated water causes fatal heart disease.

    Date: 2016-04-14 Hour: 10:24


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    President’s and Prime Minister’s prizes handed out for academic research

    The Prime Minister’s Prize for research into the life of Ariel Sharon was awarded to Dr. Efrat Zakbach, whose doctoral thesis at Bar-Ilan University examined Sharon, and the influences and interaction between political and military strategies, reported The Jerusalem Post.

    Date: 2016-04-14 Hour: 10:19


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