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.
Prof. Yaakov Oshman opened the evening with words of praise to the excelling students and gratitude to the donors of the scholarships.
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.
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.
The “Gvahim” students who took part in the ceremony are: