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 native lands, three instruments, three languages. They gather in Jerusalem to play the music of Morocco, Spain and the Baltics, performing songs in Hebrew, Arabic and Ladino.

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