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A Zionist Institution and a Recognized University

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Yishai broadcasts from the campus of the Ariel University of Samaria, Israel’s newest university.  The institution was accorded new status against significant objection due to its location in Samaria but the high level of academic excellence and research conducted at by Ariel faculty and students won out in the end. Yishai is joined in this segment by Ariel U’s Vice President Eldad Halachmi to discuss the history and future of the school. The segment ends with a discussion of how the secular New Year is celebrated in Israel. Don’t miss this segment!

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About the Author: Moshe Herman has been actively involved in Israel activism since founding the first pro-Israel student organization at Boise State University in 2007. He has been a member of several panels and discussion groups with topics ranging from interfaith dialogue in the Middle East to Israel’s importance as a Jewish state. Herman joined The Yishai Fleisher Show at the beginning of 2012 and currently resides in Jerusalem after making Aliyah in July 2013.


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