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A View from the Inside

Since I have little time myself to write with any real clarity, I am sharing this lucid description of the Middle East today, which I think is required reading. -- A

HAIM HARARI, a theoretical physicist, is the Chair, Davidson Institute of Science Education, and Former President, from 1988 to 2001, of the Weizmann Institute of Science.

During his years as President of the Institute, it entered numerous new scientific fields and projects, built 47 new buildings, raised one Billion Dollars in philanthropic money, hired more than half of its current tenured Professors and became one of the highest royalty-earning academic organizations in the world.

Throughout all his adult life, he has made major contributions to three different fields: Particle Physics Research on the international scene, Science Education in the Israeli school system and Science Administration and Policy Making.


A View from the Eye of the Storm

Talk delivered by Haim Harari at a meeting of the International Advisory Board…