Moshe Sharett

  • Americans Join Committee for Sharett Institute at Tel Aviv University

    A distinguished group of Americans have joined the Committee for the Moshe Sharett Institute of Educational Sciences of Tel Aviv University, which is designed to further and improve the general educational standards in Israel, it was announced here today by Daniel G. Ross, chairman of the Board of Directors of the American Friends of Tel… More ▸

  • Zionist Actions Committee Holds Services Honoring Sharett’s Memory

    President Zalman Shazar, Dr. Nahum Goldmann, president of the World Zionist Organization, and Yaacov Tsur, chairman of the Zionist movement’s Actions Committee, eulogized the late Moshe Sharett last night at services honoring Mr. Sharett’s memory conducted here by the Actions Committee. Mr. Sharett was lauded for his services as Israel’s Prime Minister and Foreign Minister,… More ▸

  • Hadassah Names Its Cancer Center in Jerusalem in Memory of Sharett

    Hadassah has named its Department of Oncology at the Hadassah-Hebrew University Medical Center in Jerusalem in memory of Moshe Sharett, one of the chief architects of the Jewish States, it was reported here today by Mrs. Mortimer Jacobson, national president of Hadassah. The “Moshe Sharett Oncology Department” serves as a cancer center. More ▸

  • Cornerstone Laid for Moshe Sharett Building at Tel Aviv University

    The cornerstone was placed yesterday for the Moshe Sharett Building for the Science of Education at Tel Aviv University in a ceremony attended by Premier Levi Eshkol. The Premier said that the new building “should inspire its students to imitate the devotion to education of the man whose name it bears.” Dr. George Wise, president… More ▸

  • America – Israel Scholarship Fund Named After Late Moshe Sharett

    The Scholarship Fund of the America-Israel Cultural Foundation has been named the Moshe Sharett Fund for Young Artists, in memory of the late chairman of the Jewish Agency executive and former Israeli Premier, it was announced here. Israeli Supreme Court Justice Moshe Landau made the announcement at a concert last night in honor of the… More ▸

  • Detroit Jewish Community, Zionists Honor Memory of Sharett

    A memorial meeting in tribute to the late Moshe Sharett, former Prime Minister of Israel, was held here by the Detroit Jewish Community tonight. Dr. Samuel Krohn, president of the Detroit Jewish Community Council, and Morris Lieberman, chairman of the city’s Zionist Council, served as co-chairmen of the meeting. They called the gathering an “expression… More ▸

  • Israel President, Prime Minister Attend ‘shloshim’ Memorial for Sharett

    A memorial meeting marking the end of the traditional 30-day shoshim mourning period for the late Moshe Sharett was held at Beit Haam here. It was attended by President Shazar, Premier Levi Eshkol and other leading Israeli personalities. Eulogies were delivered by Deputy Premier Abba Eban, Jewish Agency executive chairman Aryeh Pincus and Jewish Agency… More ▸

  • Impressive Memorial Services for Moshe Sharett Held in New York

    Over 1,000 leaders from all walks of Jewish life attended the memorial services (Sloshim) for the late Moshe Sharett held tonight at the Park Avenue Synagogue, under the Joint auspices of the American Zionist Council and the American Section of the Jewish Agency for Israel. The services marked the end of the traditional thirty-day mourning… More ▸

  • Memorial Services for Sharett Arranged Throughout U.S. on ‘shloshim’

    1,000 leaders from all walks of American Jewish life are expected to attend memorial services here for the late Moshe Sharett at the Park Avenue Synagogue, next Monday evening under the joint auspices of the American Zionist Council and the American Section of the Jewish Agency for Israel. The memorial will mark the end of… More ▸

  • Pincus to Become Acting Chairman of Jewish Agency; Succeeding Sharett

    Aryeh Pincus, treasurer of the Jewish Agency, will be named acting chairman of the Agency executive, it was reported here today. A permanent successor to the late Moshe Sharett will be named when the Zionist General Council meets here next January. At that time, in accordance with resolutions adopted at the last World Zionist Congress,… More ▸