In the News


February 9, 2017 -
Listen to the event podcast of Israel Institute Visiting Professor Sammy Smooha's presentation on Western democracies' efforts to reach national uniformity.
The London School of Economics and Political Science
Event - Israel & The Middle East, Society, Economy, & Law
January 20, 2017 -
Israel Institute Doctoral Fellow Erez Maggor co-edited a book that provides new insights into the integration and segregation processes that are an integral part of the broader historical trends shaping Israel and Palestine.
Indiana University Press
Publication - Israel & The Middle East, Politics & International Relations
January 18, 2017 -
UCLA students will have the opportunity this spring to study with two leading Israeli artists who combine science with the movement of bodies.
Jewish Journal
Blog - Arts & Culture
January 10, 2017 -
How can a class focus on food, politics, business, and science? Visiting scholar Zvi Reich answers that question with “Israeli News Coverage Through the Prism of Beat Reporting,” which he teaches in the School of Arts and Sciences in partnership with the Annenberg School for Communication.
The Daily Pennsylvanian
Article - Communication & The Media
January 5, 2017 -
Israeli poet and computer programmer Eran Hadas — who in January begins a six-month residency at the California Institute of Technology — has written an equation to help explain his work: “Algorithms + data = poetry.”
Jewish Journal
Article - Arts & Culture
January 2, 2017 -
The Israel Institute works in partnership with leading Israeli universities to launch several MOOCs on the topics of Israel's history, politics, and society, writes Institute Executive Director Dr. Ariel Ilan Roth.
E-Jewish Philanthropy
Article - Israel & The Middle East
January 1, 2017 -
Israel Institute Post-Doctoral Fellow Yoel Guzansky writes about why Iran wants naval bases in Syria and Yemen.
Foreign Affairs
Article - Israel & The Middle East, Politics & International Relations, Security & Defense
December 26, 2016 -
Iris is one of 19 Israeli artists visiting the United States this school year to participate in residencies through the Schusterman Visiting Israeli Artists Program, an initiative of the D.C.-based Israel Institute.
Oregon Jewish Life
Blog - Arts & Culture