Program & Events

  • December 1, 2017 -- Eli Sperling, "The Well Musical Service for Young Professionals," Friday, 8:00pm, The Temple, 1589 Peachtree St NE, Atlanta, GA
  • November 5-8, 2017 -- Ken Stein, “Presentations on the Middle East and American Foreign Policy,” Mexico City

  • October 21, 2017 -- Ken Stein, "Learning the Arab-Israeli Conflict: Teaching and/or Preaching in the Classroom,” Emory University Parents and Alumnae Weekend, Atlanta, GA

About ISMI


Eli Sperling, "Tensions with Ultra-Orthodox Rise Over Women in Public Spaces," November 1, 2017

Rich Walter, "Oft-Forgotten Israeli Pioneer Levi Eshkol," October 26, 2017

Ken Stein, "Facts Don’t Shake Fixed Views on Israel’s Birth," October 20, 2017

Eli Sperling, "Perceptions of Future Divide Israelis, U.S. Jews," October 11, 2017

In the News

Emory Wheel, "Former Ambassador Seeks to Highlight Minority Views in Academia," October 3, 2017

What We Do at ISMI

  • Founded in 1998, we are the OLDEST permanent Israel academic center in the United States.
  • ISMI has supported 13 Israel Visiting Scholars who have taught 645 students in 37 courses. 

  • ISMI offers enriching internships to a select few Emory students every semester

  • ISMI conducts Israel education workshops for teachers across the country