Monthly Archives: January 2016

Being a Jew in Israel is not so black and white

Jewish News Online, January 26, 2016 by Michal Gordon, who moved from Manchester UK to Israel eleven years ago, and how now lives Bet Shemesh. She is studying in Bar Ilan university for a BA in Social Work.  There are approximately 125,000 Ethiopian Jews living.
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More research needed to prevent elder abuse

Maltreatment and abuse have important effects on the health, quality of life and even the lifespan of elderly people, but there is very little evidence on ways to stop it, according to a new research review. Elder maltreatment can include physical.
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The Cocktail Party Effect

​​Gonda Center Researcher Studies Brain's Ability to Filter Noise​ and Focus on Conversation​ in a Crowded Room Date: 2016-01-20 Tuning in to a conversation at a party can be quite a challenge, especially when other people are talking, glasses are clinking, and.
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Winner of the 2015 National Book Award!

Bar-Ilan University congratulates Prof. Adam Ferziger, of The Israel and Golda Koschitzky Department of Jewish History and Contemporary Jewry, for winning the 2015 National Jewish Book Award for his book “Beyond Sectarianism, The Realignment of American Orthodox Judaism” in the.
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