Program & Events

  • November 9-11, 2018 -- ISMI@20, Anniversary Celebration, Atlanta, Ga
  • April 13-15, 2018 -- "Center for Israel Education/ISMI Teen Israel Leadership Israel Institute," Atlanta, GA
  • March 25, 2018  -- Ken Stein, "Israel at 70: Unfinished," Congregation Or Hadash, Atlanta, Georgia
  • February 27, 2018 -- Ken Stein, "Israel's Origins and Owing it,"  Miami Jewish Federation, Miami, FL
  • February 7, 2018 -- Rich Walter, "Zionism Today," 7:00pm, Temple Shalom, Oxford, FL
  • February 2, 2018 -- Eli Sperling, "The Well Musical Service for Young Professionals," Friday, 8:00pm, The Temple, 1589 Peachtree St NE, Atlanta, GA
  • January 22, 2018 -- Ken Stein "Owning Israel's Story," Keynote address, Standwithus International Conference, Los Angeles, CA

About ISMI


Margaux Nijkerk, ISMI Intern, “Why it is Time for a Stronger French-Israeli Connection?”  March 15, 2018

Eli Sperling, "Pork in Israel Reflects Clash of Cultures," March 14, 2018

Ken Stein, "Why Not Now for a 2-State Solution?" March 2, 2018


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