Get an overview of government and society in Israel and also the political, cultural, and security ties which bind the U.S. and Israel together. In Israel you’ll meet with key political and military leaders, political parties from across the spectrum, community organizations, as well as everyday Israelis who are passionate about their beliefs.
The United States and Israel have an especially close relationship, and indeed Israel holds a special place in the American imagination. Israel is always in the news and Americans follow events in the country with great interest. A land that is both ancient and modern, Israel is also a fascinating place to discover and study. The Israel semester gives you the unique opportunity to learn about Israel from the perspective of US politics and foreign policy. The semester not only provides an overview of government and society in Israel, but also focuses on the political, cultural, and security ties which bind the U.S. and Israel together.
For detailed information visit: Washington Semester, Israel Studies