A Dialogue on Israeli - Palestinian Relations

One Monday, 11 a.m. - 1 p.m.,November 5. | Rothko Chapel, 1409 Sul Ros at Yupon

Bernard Reich, professor of political science and international affairs at George Washington University, and Hussein Ibish, communications director for the American-Arab Anti-Discrimination Committee, will speak on the current Israeli-Palestinian conflicts in hopes of contributing to our understand of the issues, as well as opening discussions that might encourage peace. They will comment and ask questions of each other after their talks. Fred von der Mehden, professor of political science, emeritus, at Rice University, will moderate their conversation, and the audience may question the speakers. A box lunch will be served.



Fall 2018 brochures are out! Please let us know if you did not receive one and we will be happy to send one to you.

Registration is now open. You may register online, by mail, or by phone with a credit card. 


The interest list for the fall and spring study tours is also now open. If you are interested in traveling with the Houston Seminar to Natchez in the fall of 2018 or Virginia in the spring of 2019, please call the registrar at 713.666.9000 to place your name on a list. Please see Terms and Conditions for "travel list" policy.


Please note a date in the Mid-term Elections course has changed from that published in the brochure. The course will meet the first two Mondays, October 29 and November 5 as planned, but will meet Tuesday, November 13 instead of Monday, November 12. 


Also note Art Underground: Carlos Cruz-Diez at the Cistern is FULLY SUBSCRIBED. Please contact the registrar if you would like to be wait listed for this course. 


Have a great summer. We look forward to seeing you this fall!


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