News & Articles

A Russian-Born Israeli's Push for Bilingualism in Israel

Professor Mila Schwartz has made it her mission to encourage bilingualism in Israel, and years of research inspired by her personal experiences have made a difference. Schwartz will discuss the changes in Israel's language education policies on October 5 at UCLA.
Friday, September 30, 2016

Leading Mid-East Expert Discusses Impacts of Regional Security Dynamics on Israel

In a talk to Nazarian Center supporters, Ambassador Dennis Ross described how changing security dynamics throughout the region have significant implications for Israel.
Wednesday, September 21, 2016

Israel's Water Innovations: A Q&A with a Water Technology Expert

Professor Raphael Semiat of the Technion-Israel Institute of Technology discussed water technologies helping Israel harness its non-traditional water sources and the environmental impacts of desalination with the Nazarian Center prior to his September 13th talk at UCLA.
Friday, September 09, 2016

Using the Visual to Help Students Understand a Changing Israeli Society

Nazarian Center lecturer Anat Gilboa is making a changing society accessible to UCLA students through images and film.
Friday, September 09, 2016

How Do You Say Summer in Hebrew?

Students with a wide range of interests participated in UCLA's eight-week intensive language program.
Tuesday, August 16, 2016

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.
Tuesday, June 28, 2016

PODCAST: Smart and Sustainable Cities Conference Panel Audio

Listen to the panel discussions from UCLA's first Smart and Sustainable Cities Conference.
Friday, June 10, 2016

View the video and slides from the UCLA Smart and Sustainable Cities Conference

Video and slides from UCLA first Smart and Sustainable Cities Conference that brought together experts from Israel and across the United States.
Thursday, June 09, 2016

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
Thursday, March 17, 2016

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
Tuesday, March 01, 2016

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”.
Thursday, February 04, 2016

VIDEO: The Gaza Disengagement: 10 Years After

A look back at the historic decision and its aftermath.
Monday, December 07, 2015

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Faculty & Scholar News

Nazarian Center Research Fellow Launches Community Lecture Series

Dr. Nadav Molchadsky will discuss some of the most challenging periods in Israel's history with members of the community.

Nadav Molchadsky Takes on New Role at Nazarian Center

The former Postdoctoral Fellow will continue his research on the political and legal history of Israel as the Center's Research Fellow.

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.

Student Voices

A Whirlwind Month of Hebrew Immersion in Israel

After studying Hebrew for three years, incoming senior Elizabeth Ho decided to spend a month in Israel over the summer immersing herself in the language thanks in part to support from the Nazarian Center.