5 Upcoming Events

Seminar - Harvard Faculty, Fellows, Staff, and Students

The CIA in Afghanistan, 1979-1989

Wed., Apr. 24, 2019 | 12:00pm - 1:15pm

One Brattle Square - Room 350

The Intelligence Project will host a lunch with Milton Bearden, Former Senior CIA Officer Responsible for the Afghan Covert Action , from 12:00-1:15pm in  One Brattl e350.

Lunch will be provided on a first come, first served basis. Please RSVP.

Election posters in Israel, April 8, 2019

Wikimedia CC/Rakoon

Seminar - Open to the Public

Israeli Elections 2019: Ramifications for Israel, the United States, and the Region

Thu., Apr. 25, 2019 | 12:15pm - 2:00pm

One Brattle Square - Room 350

Speaker: Chuck Freilich, Senior Fellow, International Security Program

The speaker,  a former deputy national security adviser in Israel, author of Israeli National Security: A New Strategy for an Era of Change (2018), will discuss the ramifications of Israel's elections for Israel itself, the United States, and the Middle East. Among the issues addressed: the future of the peace process, the Iran nuclear issue and Iranian challenge generally, the potential for conflict with Hezbollah and Hamas, U.S.-Israeli relations, and the elections' domestic ramifications.

Please join us! Coffee and tea provided. Everyone is welcome, but admittance will be on a first come–first served basis.

Students from the J-term Field Study Course HDS 3335: Narratives of Displacement and Belonging in Israel and the West Bank pose for a group photo.


Seminar - Open to the Public

Religion, Conflict, and Peace Initiative Info Session

Thu., Apr. 25, 2019 | 5:30pm - 7:00pm

Location: Braun Room, Andover Hall, Harvard Divinity School

Come and learn about the Religion, Conflict, and Peace Initiative (RCPI) from the Team Leaders Diane L. Moore, Atalia Omer, Hilary Rantisi, and students.

Sponsored by Harvard Divinity School's Religious Literacy Project and the Middle East Initiative as part of the Religion, Conflict, and Peace Initiative.