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The Israel Institute enhances knowledge about modern Israel through the expansion of accessible, innovative learning opportunities, on and beyond campus. The Institute's many programs and initiatives advance rigorous teaching, research, and discourse about modern Israel.

Latest From The Institute

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The latest edition of the Israel Institute Magazine discusses Israel's demographic features, trends, and challenges.

Download the winning syllabus of the Spring 2017 Israel Institute Syllabus Contest.

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This Institute-supported course, designed and moderated by Hebrew University professor Michal Frenkel, features 17 guest lectures by Israeli experts.

News & Events

October 18, 2017 -

“Omri is certainly one of the most charismatic visiting artists that we’ve brought,” said Marge Goldwater, Director of the Schusterman Visiting Israeli Artist Program.

October 10, 2017 -

Visiting Israeli artist Roy Assaf is featured in the New York Times.