Concert by "Heartbeat: The Israeli-Palestinian Youth Music Project"
School of International Service Atrium
Heartbeat creates opportunities and spaces for young Israeli and Palestinian musicians to work together, hear each other, and amplify their voices to influence the world around them. Sharing in sustained music-based dialogue, Heartbeat youth musicians develop creative nonviolent tools to express themselves and become a voice for their communities.
This special event will feature an uplifting ...more
Why Hawks Become Doves: Shimon Peres and Foreign Policy Change in Israel
Abramson Family Founders Room, SIS Building
Professor Guy Ziv will discuss his recently released book, Why Hawks Become Doves: Shimon Peres and Foreign Policy Change in Israel. The book examines how the personalities of national leaders impact policy shifts, using Shimon Peres' shift from hawk to peacemaker.
Interfaith Dialogue: Confronting Religious Violence, Featuring Lord Rabbi Jonathan Sacks And Ambassador Akbar Ahmed
Join Lord Rabbi Jonathan Sacks, the former Chief Rabbi of the UK and Ireland, and Ambassador Akbar Ahmed, Ibn Khaldun Chair of Islamic Studies, for a discussion on countering religious violence. In addition, Lord Sacks' latest book, Not in God's Name: Confronting Religious Violence, an original contribution to the discussion of violent conflicts in the present world, will also be available for ...more