Events from Winter Quarter



Not So "Special Relationship?": US-Israel Relations During the Obama Administration


Dr. Ilai Saltzman, Schusterman-AICE visiting Israel Assistant Professor, Claremont McKenna College

Wednesday, January 14, 2015
4:30 PM - 6:00 PM




"Homecoming" - Israeli Documentary Film Series


Cosponsored by the UCLA Latin American Institute, UCLA African Studies Center, and Younes and Soraya Nazarian Center for Israel Studies

Tuesday, January 20, 2015
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM




Israel and Water: Collaboration, Innovation, and Global Leadership


Booky Oren, Chairman and CEO of Booky Oren Global Water Technologies

Monday, February 02, 2015
4:30 PM - 6:00 PM




Jewish and Democratic?: A Perspective from Israel's Arab Minority


Professor Mohammed S. Wattad, Schusterman Visiting Israeli Professor, UC Irvine

Wednesday, February 11, 2015
4:30 PM - 6:00 PM




Science and Politics in a New State: The First Decade at the Weizmann Institute (Cosponsored Event)


Pnina Abir-Am, Brandeis University

Monday, February 23, 2015
4:00 PM




Models of Work-Family Balance in the Lives of Israeli Women Scientists


Dr. Pnina Abir-Am, Resident Scholar, Brandeis University

Wednesday, February 25, 2015
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM




Kol Oud Tof in Concert


Three musicians, three instruments, three native lands, three languages. They gather in Jerusalem to play the music of Morocco and Spain.

Monday, March 09, 2015
8:00 PM




FOR STUDENTS - 2015 Israeli Elections: Parties, People, Predictions


Tuesday, March 10, 2015
4:30 PM




Social and Economic Cleavages in Israeli Society


Michael Beenstock, Hebrew University of Jerusalem

Wednesday, March 11, 2015
4:30 PM - 6:00 PM