Don't miss our upcoming 10th Anniversary Celebration and Conference, March 25-26, 2018

Dec. 18 Dr. Walker Robins' Washington Post article, "The biggest fans of President Trump’s Israel policy? Evangelical Christians."

Dec. 12 "Interest in the Academic Study of Israel is Growing in India", Summer Institute for Israel Studies alumni Csaba Nikolenyi and Rohee Dasgupta interviewed in Canadian Jewish News.

Dec. 7 radio interview with Dr. Rachel Fish about President Trump's call to move the US embassy: Listen

Nov. 13 CBN news interview with Dr. Rachel Fish about Essential Israel: Essays for the 21st Century

Screenshot of Rachel Fish on CBN News

Still from video of Rabinyan lecture

Video: Dorit Rabinyan, Nov. 6, 2017

Fall 2017 Newsletter

Past events

News & Events


"Israel on Campus: Opportunities and Challenges"

Wednesday, March 7, 2018
4-5:30 PM

Speaker: Rabbi Chaim Seidler-Feller
Director Emeritus of the Yitzhak Rabin Hillel Center for Jewish Life at UCLA and Director of the Hartman Fellowship for Campus Professionals

Len Saxe, Director, Cohen Center for Modern Jewish Studies, Brandeis University
Rachel Fish, Associate Director, Schusterman Center for Israel Studies, Brandeis University

**Room change:** Now in Mandel 328 (Schusterman Center)
Mandel Center for the Humanities
Brandeis University

Free and open to the public. Wheelchair accessible.

Book launch for Haifa: City of Steps

by Nili Scharf Gold
(Brandeis University Press, 2017)

Thursday, March 15, 2018 at 4 PM

Mandel Reading Room, 303
Mandel Center for the Humanities
Brandeis University

Author Nili Scharf Gold in Conversation with Prof. Ilana Szobel

Haifa: City of Steps is a rich look, from a native daughter, at the evolving relations of people, architecture, and landscape in Haifa over several decades.

Free and open to the public. Wheelchair accessible.

10th Anniversary of the Schusterman Center for Israel Studies

A Conference and Celebration

Sunday, March 25th, 2018
Special guest speakers, 3:00-6:15 PM (followed by a reception):

Daniel Shapiro, former U.S. Ambassador to Israel:
"The United States and Israel Face a Changing Middle East”

Rivka Carmi, President, Ben Gurion University of the Negev:
“Personal and National Stories Intertwine: Israel at 70"

Monday, March 26th, 2018
Academic Conference, 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM

Free and Open to the Public. RSVP here

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Around Town

Israeli Stage

Israeli Stage presents staged readings and full productions of Israeli plays in English, under the artistic direction of Emerson College alumnus, Guy Ben-Aharon. More...

For other Israel-related events in the Boston area, visit the Israeli Consulate website.