Social Media Days & Holidays- Archive


Martin Luther King Day

Martin Luther King Jr. and the Struggle to Sanctify America


Melvin Patrick Ely

1998 Fulbright Senior Scholar



Chinese New year The Chinese New Year—A Global Enterprise? Dr. Ori Sela 2004  Doctoral Fellow Lion


Tu Bishvat A Cypress Ronny Someck 1992  International Writing Program ברוש


Valentine's Day A Match Made by Fulbright Alona Volinsky & Roee Messinger 2003 IL  Master's Degree Alona


Digital Learning Day

Expanding Pathways for Educational Technologies and Digital Media for Learning

Areej Mawasi 2015 Outreach Master's Degree Areej



The Book of Esther and Its Meaning for Jewish History

Professor Ephraim (Effie) Shoham-Steiner 2004 IL Postdoctoral  Ephraim


World Sleep Day

Sleep, Sleep Disturbances, and Public Health

Professor Giora Pillar 1998 IL Postdoctoral  Pillar


National Science Day   Professor Moran Bercovici 2006 IL Postdoctoral  Moran


Freedom of Information Day

A Time To Be Vigilant: Will Excessive Secrecy Extinguish Democracy?

Ted Gup 2015 Fulbright Specialist  Ted Gup


International Nurses Day

Nursing and Artificial Intelligence

Professor Max Topaz 2010 IL Doctoral Dissertation Max


International Day of Families Crisis, Corona & Cohesiveness in Families Professor Emeritus Solly Dreman 1997 Senior Scholar Solly


Global Accessibility Awareness Day   Shira Ruderman, Chair of our Board    
U.N. World Day for Cultural Diversity Diversity is More than Just Numbers Inbar Ben-Menda 2018 Hubert H. Humphrey Program  
International Children's Rights Day Children's Rights and the Covid-19 Pandemic Vered Windman 2014 Hubert H. Humphrey Program  
Higher Education Day Higher Education for the People and Nation Dr. Gury Zilkha 1981 Hubert H. Humphrey Program  
Pride Month The Gay Revolution- Yet to be Completed Chen Shmilo 2017 Hubert H. Humphrey Program  
World Environment Day Look at Your Environment - Did you Notice that EARTH and HEART are the Same letters? Dr. Michal Perle-Kellner 2007 Hubert H. Humphrey Program  

World Hepatitis Day

World Hepatitis Day during a Global Pandemic

Rachel Gur-Arie


US Open Research Student



Halloween  Happy Halloween? Professor Stephen J. Whitfield 1983 Senior Scholar Steve


World Diabetes Day The Global Diabetes Epidemic and What Can Be Done to Control It Dr. Danny Ben-Zvi 2011 IL Postdoctoral  Liver


Computer Security Day

Think Before You Click: Towards a More Cybersecurity-Focused Culture

Samuel Spector


US Open Research Student



World Cancer Day 

Shedding Light on the Genome’s Dark Matter and its Role in Cancer

Dr. Assaf Bester 2014 IL Postdoctoral  Assaf


Nobel Prize Day       Nobel