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The American Society of the University of Haifa (ASUH) increases visibility and financial support for the University of Haifa to ensure its continued excellence in academic research, education, and communal activities.  ASUH cultivates relationships and serves as a vital connection between the University and its friends, alumni, and partner institutions in the United States.

University of Haifa News…

The Unsung Story of WWII Volunteers from Pre-State Israel

Four members of the Auxiliary Military Pioneer Corps (AMPC)Ben-Zion Solomin, age 101, wears the cap of a British soldier and is assisted by his son and caregiver as he slowly approaches the front of the stage to light a Hanukkah candle and welcome the crowd at the Armored Corps Memorial at Latrun, near Jerusalem.The ceremony was held to honor the...More...

 New Evidence Unearthed Regarding King David’s Reign

Map of King David's ReignIn two articles recently published in leading journals (Ugarit Forschungen and Semitica), Prof. Gershon Galil of the University of Haifa, Department of Biblical Studies, presented new and important information about the period of King David’s reign,.Prof. Galil points out that, based on new...More...

What’s Happening at ASUH…

ASUH Hosts 2014 Hanukkah Party at National Headquarters

Alumni of the University of Haifa, from right to left, Xenia Gurevich and her husband Yuri, Liza Klein and Roy Klein.Alumni, Board Members and staff enjoyed a Hanukkah Party at the American Society of the University of Haifa Headquarters in New York City on December 17, 2014.  Yefet Ozery, ASUH National Director, leads the menorah lighting ceremony. Alumni of the University of Haifa at the Hanukkah Party included, from right to left, Xenia Gurevich and her husband Yuri, Liza Klein and Roy Klein. Two...More...

Amos Shapira, President of the University Of Haifa, Shares His Optimism for the Future During Palm Springs Address

Shapira at TCC in Rancho Mirage CA 1 CROPPED.JPGAmos Shapira, a 6th generation Israeli and President of the University of Haifa, shared his optimism about the future of Israel with more than 200 people at Tamarisk County Club (TCC) in Rancho Mirage, CA. on November 19th.Shapira, speaking on behalf of the American Society of the University of Haifa (ASUH), was the featured guest at TCC’s first education series of the 2014-15 season. A...More...

ASUH New York Gala Celebrates Scientific Advances at the University of Haifa

Amirs and Taubers 0048_EllenDubinPhotography_0094The American Society of the University of Haifa (ASUH) celebrated “New Discoveries for Israel . . . and the World” at its New York Gala on October 28, 2014 at the American Museum of Natural History, Columbus Avenue and 79th Street. Two hundred friends and supporters of the University of Haifa enjoyed engaging remarks on the University and the current situation in Israel from Ambassador Ido Aharoni, Consul General of Israel to New York, Special Guest Professor Alan Dershowitz and Keynote Speaker Geraldo Rivera...More...

ASUH’s Chicago Gala Honors Lasky Foundation and The Trendlines Group

Lasky Presentation CROPPED_0175.jpgIsraeli singer-songwriter David Broza helped the American Society of the University of Haifa celebrate the "Future of Israel" at its first annual Chicago Gala on November 2, 2014 at The Standard Club. More than 100 friends and supporters were on hand to honor the Harry and Sadie Lasky Foundation and Steven Rhodes and D. Todd Dollinger, Co-CEO’s and Founders of The Trendlines Group, a venture capital company backing agriculture and medical start-ups in Israel.More...
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