Hebrew University

Busting the 'Genius' Myth

Elan Divon | Posted 08.26.2015 | Canada Living
Elan Divon

Take a moment to think about a famous scientist. Imagine this person in your mind's eye. What does he or she look like? Chances are, you pictured Albert Einstein with his wild silver hair and starry gaze. Failing that, you probably visualized an elderly gentleman wearing a lab coat.

Professor Has Best Response To Student's Crying Baby

The Huffington Post Canada | Isabelle Khoo | Posted 05.14.2015 | Canada Parents

A teacher's response to his student’s crying baby has become an inspiration. Professor Sydney Engelberg from Jerusalem’s Hebrew University has...

Four People Who Changed My Thinking in 2011

Mira Sucharov | Posted 02.27.2012 | Canada
Mira Sucharov

By way of bidding farewell to 2011, I'm reflecting on the people I've encountered this year. If Jewish ethics through Pirkei Avot instructs us to "make for yourself a teacher, and acquire for yourself a friend," I am all the richer because of the people I have met.