Carmel Newsreel II-046 May 13, 1950

Twenty Fifth Anniversary of the Hebrew University in Jerusalem

1950
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A ceremony marking the 25th anniversary of the Hebrew University of Jerusalem. A large crowd of students and guests participate in the event. A group of public figures, diplomats and academics arrives at the ceremony and sits on the podium. Among the guests are US Ambassador to Israel James McDonald, Knesset Speaker Yosef Sprinzak, Prime Minister David Ben Gurion, University Executive Committee Chairman Leon Simon, University President Selig Brodetsky, Chief Rabbis of Israel Isaac Herzog and Ben-Zion Meir Chai Uziel, and University Rector Michael Fekete. The orchestra plays the national anthem and the audience stands. Prime Minister David Ben Gurion and Chief of General Staff Yigael Yadin address the audience.

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