Upcoming Events

UCLA EA/UCLARA After-Lunch Program:
The Israeli-Palestinian Conflict-Past, Present, Future
Thursday, March 9, 1 - 3 p.m. 
UCLA Faculty Center, Hacienda Room
Click here to register or call (310) 825-7456

This talk will explore a number of key events related to the Israeli-Palestinian conflict whose anniversary is being commemorated in 2017: the Balfour Declaration (1917), the United Nations resolution on the partition of Palestine (1947), and the Six-Days War (1967). The lecture will adopt a multiple-lens perspective on these events while concluding with a discussion of what the future of the region might be.

1 p.m. - Refreshments (note earlier time)
1:30 p.m. - Talk begins
2:30 p.m. - Q & A

David N. Myers is the Sady and Ludwig Kahn Professor of Jewish History at UCLA. He is the author of numerous books in the field of Jewish history including the forthcoming Very Short Introduction on Jewish History (Oxford) and The Stakes of History (Yale). He writes and comments frequently on Israel-Palestine.

Emeriti and Retirees' Association membership: The UCLA Emeriti Association (UCLA EA) and the UCLA Retirees' Association (UCLARA) are all-volunteer, UCLA-affiliated organizations. The associations rely on your membership dues to advocate for all retirees at the campus level and at the UC system-wide level. If you have not joined or renewed your membership for the coming year, please bring a check to this event. Save time at the event by downloading and printing a membership form, completing it and bringing it with you to the event. If you are unable to print at home, blank forms will be available at the program. 


NOTE: Save the date for the April After-Lunch program, "Challenges Facing Libraries in the Digital Age," scheduled for Thursday, April 13, 1 - 3 p.m. Details and registration information will be sent in early March.