Statistics, Big Data, and the Future

By Chen Chang, a student of MA program in Statistics, 2017-2018 Cohort.   What is the most promising job in the coming future? Many will say data science. In recent years, big data and artificial intelligence (AI) have already changed our life in a overwhelming way. Online shopping, shared economy, machine learning…… All these high technologies have … More Statistics, Big Data, and the Future

Student Spotlight: Alex Gorman-Chamness

By Alex Gorman-Chamness, a student of MA program in Peace and Conflict Management, 2017-2018 Cohort. My name is Alex I’m 27 and from the U.S. I received a Bachelor’s degree in Religious Studies, a minor in Middle-Eastern Studies from CSU, Chico and a certification of language proficiency from San Jose State University. My undergraduate degree really exploded … More Student Spotlight: Alex Gorman-Chamness

Student Spotlight: Jennifer Oliver

By Jennifer Oliver, a student of MA program in Jewish Studies, 2017-2018 Cohort. As a librarian and middle school English literature teacher in America, I was surrounded by books about people who had traveled this world and experienced astounding adventures. In my mind, I journeyed with these bold characters page after page; but in reality, I remained in … More Student Spotlight: Jennifer Oliver

Opening Dinner for Students in Dalyat El-Carmel

Last week, the teachers and students of the International MA in Israel Studies and the International MA in Jewish Studies programs, enjoyed a shared dinner to celebrate the beginning of the 2017-18 academic year. As always we met at a private house in Dalyat El-Carmel, the Druze village south of Haifa to eat a homemade … More Opening Dinner for Students in Dalyat El-Carmel