The Y&S Nazarian Center for Israel Studies is now accepting applications for the Student Advisory Council
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Read about the Smart and Sustainable Cities Conference and find video, audio and slides from the event.
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Smart & Sustainable Cities Conference on Thursday, May 19, 2016
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Prof. David Menashri recently discussed the nuclear deal with Iran, the role of Islamic ideology in Iranian policy and domestic politics in the country.
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Professor Emeritus of Tel Aviv University David Menashri. (Photo: Peggy McInerny/ UCLA.)
In an interview with a UCLA student, Gavron speaks about his motivation for writing, his approach to his work and advice for aspiring writers.
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How Israel has adapted to water scarcity can help California conserve and survive even the worst of droughts.
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Photo by Kelly Grow /California Dept.of Water Resources

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NEWS & ARTICLES

Nazarian Center Student Advisory Council Hosts Inaugural Event

The Student Advisory Council's first event brought together a wide range of UCLA students to experience the artistic tradition of henna.

Video and Slides from the Smart and Sustainable Cities Conference Panels

View the slides and video from the panels that participated in UCLA's first Smart and Sustainable Cities Conference.

Iran’s future lies in the hands of its young people

At a recent Y&S Nazarian Center event, Prof. David Menashri discussed the recent nuclear deal with Iran, the role of Islamic ideology in Iranian policy and contemporary domestic politics in the country.

An interview with Israeli novelist Assaf Gavron

In an interview with a UCLA student, Gavron speaks about his motivation for writing, his approach to his work and advice for aspiring writers.

Renowned Iran scholar David Menashri to teach and lecture on Iranian history, geopolitics and relationship to Israel

On February 24, Professor Menashri will give a public talk on “Iran, the US, and the Changing Middle East”.

ANNOUNCEMENTS

Video and Slides from the Smart and Sustainable Cities Conference Panels
View the slides and video from the panels that participated in UCLA's first Smart and Sustainable Cities Conference.

PODCAST: Smart and Sustainable Cities Conference Panel Audio
Listen to the panel discussions from UCLA's first Smart and Sustainable Cities Conference.

APPLICATION FOR 2016-17 STUDENT ADVISORY COUNCIL NOW OPEN
The Y&S Nazarian Center for Israel Studies is now accepting applications for the Student Advisory Council


Faculty & Scholar News

Director Discusses Natural Resources and Regional Politics in Israel

Yoram Cohen participated in the Israel Institute's "Israel Leadership Summit" last month where he discussed the relationship between natural resources and domestic and regional politics.

Postdoctoral Fellow Nadav Molchadsky Presents Research at AIS Meeting

Molchadsky presented his research on the "Yemenite Children Affair" and how it has shaped the group memory of the Yemeni community in Israel.

Institute of the Environment and Sustainability Profiles Nazarian Center Director

The IoES article highlights Cohen's achievements and his motivations for organizing the Smart and Sustainable Cities Conference.

Yoram Cohen, Director, featured on The Optimists

The Nazarian Center director is described as a "champion of clean water for all" in UCLA's national branding campaign.