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Yemeni identity in Israel

Yemeni Jews in Israel are caught between assimilating into Israeli society and preserving their culture, said Ari Ariel at the Center for Near Eastern Studies event, “Yearning for Yemen: Migration and Memory.”


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UCLA faculty voice: No, Trump is not like Obama on Middle East policy

James Gelvin says that while both presidents wanted to decrease U.S. military presence, Trump's actions have been less strategic.


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Alumna Alma Heckman honored with endowed chair

Heckman has been appointed to the Neufeld-Levin Holocaust Endowed Chair at UC Santa Cruz.


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An international interdisciplinary conference.

A lecture by Ari Ariel (University of Iowa)

A lecture by Anne Regourd (Centre national de la recherche scientifique, Paris)

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