Academic conference on September 16-17, 2018 at the Kellogg Center at Michigan State University

To commemorate the 70th anniversary of the founding of the State of Israel and reflect on that history, the Michigan State University Jewish Studies Program is very proud to sponsor its largest academic conference ever: “Israel at 70: Complexity, Challenge, and Creativity” on September 16-17, 2018 at MSU’s Kellogg Center. The conference brings together 40 internationally recognized scholars from Israel and the United States under one roof to discuss Israeli society, culture, politics, foreign policy, and agricultural, biomedical, water, environmental, and business innovation. 
If you are interested in attending please register at https:/ If you have any further questions please contact Amy Shapiro at 517-432-3493.
Co-sponsors include the College of Arts and Letters, James Madison College, the Eli Broad College of Business, the Institute for Quantitative Health Science & Engineering, the Residential College in the Arts and Humanities, the College of Social Science, the College of Agriculture and Natural Resources, the Department of Linguistics & Germanic, Slavic, Asian and African Languages, the Asian Studies Center, Global Studies in the Arts and Humanities, the Center for Gender in Global Context, the English Department, the Science, Technology, Environment, and Public Policy Program, the Israel Institute, the Academic Engagement Network, the Ravitz Foundation, the Greater Lansing Jewish Federation, and the Lester & Jewell Morris Hillel Jewish Student Center.


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