NEW! The Regional Politics of the Middle East: From Arab Uprisings to October 7

NEW! The Regional Politics of the Middle East: From Arab Uprisings to October 7

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Registration is open for:
Summer 2024


Program Dates: 
June 3 – June 28, 2024


Scholarships are available!


Academic Credits: 3 credits

Application Deadline: 
April 18, 2024


Program Overview

Our newly updated Middle East and Israel Studies program is for those of you keen to not only understand the complexities of the Middle East, but also to experience the culture that comes with being in Israel and Tel Aviv.

Stimulate your curious mind with an insightful summer at one of Israel’s very best universities, examining and learning all about the Middle East & Israel.


Gain an in-depth understanding of the issues and developments leading up to the events of October 7:   

  • Assess the influence of the United States on politics in the Middle East
  • Examine the role of the Arab Spring in shaping the regional power balance
  • Explore the contribution of the COVID-19 pandemic and the Ukraine War to regional dynamics


Expect some challenging and compelling coursework, as well as course excursions, to guide you into understanding the key past and current affairs and culture of the region. 




Program Highlights

  • Uncover the reasons behind the pressing issues in one of the world’s most dynamic regions. 

  • Immerse yourself in the vibrant culture of Israel

  • Soak in the lively atmosphere of Tel Aviv


Extracurricular Activities

You'll have the opportunity to discover Israel by joining our Student Life Team on cultural and social activities. Details will be provided to participants.



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