All Events

29 Feb
Advances in Brain Imaging Syposium
February 29, 2016 -
08:15 to 17:00
- Hadassah Medical Center, Ein Kerem, Jerusalem

A collaboration between Hadassah Medical Center, Yale Medical School and USIEF, the event will feature 2015-2016 Fulbright Senior Scholar in Biomedical Engineering, Dr. Evan Morris, along with overseas and Israeli experts. Presentations will cover the fields of Imaging, Biomedical Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Physics, Neuroscience, Psychology, Psychiatry, Neurology, Chemistry and Psychobiology. The event is free and open to the public. RSVP by Thursday, Feb. 25th to: For full details check out the program flyer.



Dr. Evan Morris, Yale University School of Medicine.

21 Jan
[Re] Thinking Israeli Streets
January 21, 2016 -
09:00 to 16:00
- Tel Aviv University, Porter School of Environmental Studies

The United States-Israel Educational Foundation is proud to present a workshop for transportation engineers, urban designers, urban planners and architects featuring Professor Marc Schlossberg, 2015 American Fulbright Senior Scholar at the Technion. Professor Schlossberg is the Co-Founder and Co-Director of the Sustainable Cities Initiative at the University of Oregon where he teaches City and Regional Planning. The workshop is also sponsored by: The Center for Urban and Regional Studies at the Technion, the Israeli Ministry of Transportation & Road Safety, the Porter School for Environmental Studies at Tel Aviv University, Ben-Gurion University of the Negev, Bezalel Academy of Arts & Design Jerusalem and the University of Oregon. For full program details, click here: Event Invitation


Professor Marc Schlossberg

18 Nov
Fulbrighters Speak at "Study in the US" Info Session
November 18, 2015 -
17:00 to 19:00
- The American Center, Jerusalem

In celebration of International Education Week, the American Center is sponsoring a "Study in the US" info session featuring Israeli Fulbright alumnus, Ido Sivan Sevilla (MA, 2014, University of Minnesota-Twin Cities, Public Policy) and American Fulbrighter John Kolinski (Postdoc fellow, 2014, Harvard University, Physical Sciences) both currently at Hebrew University. The two will share their experiences, tips and insights. The event is free and open to the public.


Fulbright MA alumnus Ido Sivan Sevilla (left) and American Fulbrighter John Kolinski (center) at the American Center.















11 Nov
Alumni Welcome 2015 American Fulbrighters in Haifa-North
November 11, 2015 -
14:45 to 18:00
- Haifa University

Fulbright Alumni Association of Israel (FAAI)- Haifa North alumni warmly welcome our 2015 American Fulbrighters based in the north. 


American Fulbrighters Kayla Nonn, Nathan Walton and Richard Mapes were joined by FAAI-Haifa North steering committee members and other alumni for a tour of the Hecht Museum, a bird's eye view of Haifa from the top of the Eshkol Tower and coffee and conversation on the University of Haifa campus.

Alumni Arnon Keren & Doron Kliger with American Fulbrighters and the Haifa-North steering committee members, Hecht museum, Haifa U.


A bird's eye view of Haifa- Efrat Shadmi, Haifa-North steering committee member and American graduate student fellow, Richard Mapes, at the top of the Eskol Tower, Haifa U.


Checking out the Hecht's Amedeo Modigliani.


Haifa-North steering committee members, Fadi Kanaan, Efrat Shadmi and Oren Golan, joined by alumnus Arnon Soffer, with American Fulbrighters, Richard Mapes, Kayla Nonn and Nathan Walton.




13 Oct
2015/2016 US Fulbright Fellows Orientation Day
October 13, 2015 -
09:00 to 14:00
- USIEF Office
08 Sep
Alumni Outreach at Oranim Academic College
September 8, 2015 -
10:00 to 11:30
- Oranim Acadmic College- Kiryat Tiv'on

Fulbright Outreach Program alumni, Awni Mousa (MA, '14, Bioinformatics & Computational Biology, New York University) and Fadi Kanaan (MA, '10, Educational Psychology & Methodology, State University of New York-Albany) shared with students about their experiences and the opportunities of the Fulbright MA Program. The event was initiated by Fulbright postdoc alumna and head of the Biology and Environment Department at Haifa University, Dr. Tamar Kaesar, who teaches at the Oranim campus.