Hebrew University Opens Agricultural School at Rehovoth
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Hebrew University Opens Agricultural School at Rehovoth

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The Agricultural School of the Hebrew University established with the financial aid of the Jewish Colonization Association was opened today at the colony of Rehovoth by Dr. J.L, Magnes, president of the University, in the presence of Jewish leaders and officials of the Palestine Government.

Dr. Magnes also announced the appointment of Prof, J, Isaaos of Kings College to the newly-established Moses Montefiore chair of English Language Literature.

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