The 2016 “Gvahim” Excellence Program Ceremony

The annual ceremony for the “Gvahim” Excellence Program, promoting excellence among the top undergraduate students in the faculty was held on 4.12.2016. The ceremony was led by Asst. Prof. Avshalom Manela, the head of the program, and in the presence of the donors and their parties, the scholarship recipients and their families, faculty members, and students.

The 2016 GVAHIM Excellence Ceremony     Asst. Prof. Avshalom Manela - MC of the ceremony

Prof. Yaakov Oshman opened the evening with words of praise to the excelling students and gratitude to the donors of the scholarships.

Prof. Yaakov Oshman opening the ceremony

The scholarships were donated this year, as in previous years, by the Zohar family, in memory of the late Ron Zohar.

Prof. Aren Maeir, Ron’s long-time friend, spoke on behalf of the family this year, and close friend Mordy Hurwich-Kehat accompanied the family to the ceremony for the second consecutive year.

The Zohar family and their guests     Prof. Aren Maeir talking on behalf of the Zohar family

During the ceremony, two of the recipients, Rea David and Maxin Freidin, presented their research work, which was carried out during their membership in the program.

Maxim Freidin presenting his research work     Rea David presenting his research work

The  “Gvahim” students who took part in the ceremony are:

Rea David
Nachum Eisen
Maxim Freidin
Ido Greenfeld
Shay Oren
Nuriel Taran
Ivan Zaporozhets

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The 2016 “Gvahim” Excellence Program Ceremony