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We're bringing Tel Aviv University direct to you with panel discussions, interviews with experts, concerts, and interesting classes. Each week we will add new webinars so that you can watch them at your convenience. Check back weekly to see updates! In the meantime, enjoy our webinars featuring everything you wanted to know about Coronavirus, as well as links to two of TAU's award winning on-line classes that you can take for free!


NEW!

WORLD AFFAIRS

Anti-Semitism During Coronavirus: Is It a New Phenomenon?

With Prof. Dina Porat.

Thursday, July 30, 2020


NATURAL HISTORY

A Virtual Tour of TAU's Steinhardt Museum of Natural History

With the museum's Founding Chair Prof. Tamar Dayan and Museum Director Alon Sapan.

Tuesday, July 21, 2020


WORLD AFFAIRS

Israel and the Middle East 2020: What Lies Ahead

With Prof. Uzi Rabi. Moderated by AFTAU CEO Jennifer Gross.

Thursday, July 16, 2020


HEALTH

Milestones in Cancer Research

With Prof. Neta Erez and Dr. Talia Golan. Moderated by Prof. Karen Avraham. Read more about the panelists here.

Tuesday, July 14, 2020


ART AND ENTERTAINMENT

A Conversation with Robert De Niro

A discussion with the Oscar-winning actor.

Thursday, July 9, 2020


CORONAVIRUS

From Cancer Immunotherapy to COVID-19 Vaccine

With Prof. Ronit Satchi-Fainaro, moderated by AFTAU CEO Jennifer Gross.

Tuesday, June 30, 2020


HEALTH

Making Healthy Aging a Priority Now

With Prof. Yosef Shiloh, Prof. Sharon Toker, and Prof. Manuel Trajtenberg. Moderated by Prof. Karen Avraham, Vice Dean of the Sackler Faculty of Medicine.

Monday, June 22, 2020


ALUMNI

Sports Post-COVID19

TAU alumni speak about Sports Post COVID19 and the implications on the Tokyo Olympics. In Hebrew.

Sunday, June 14, 2020


NATURAL HISTORY

A Private Tour of the Steinhardt Museum of Natural History

A virtual tour of the Steinhardt Museum's "Treasures of Biodiversity" exhibit.

Thursday, June 11, 2020


CORONAVIRUS

Brave New Cyber World Under Corona

With Dr. Eran Toch, Dr. Nimrod Kozlovski, and Liron David. Moderated by Menny Barzilay.

Monday, June 8, 2020


CORONAVIRUS

Chinese Medicine, Epidemics and Coronavirus: A Historical Perspective

With Prof. Asaf Goldschmidt, moderated by AFTAU CEO Jennifer Gross.

Thursday, June 4, 2020


CORONAVIRUS

Has the Corona Crisis Reshaped Israel and the Middle East?

With Prof. Yossi Shain and Prof. Asher Susser, moderated by Prof. Milette Shamir.

Monday, June 1, 2020


ALUMNI

Many Ways to Exit

An inspiring panel of TAU alumni who have become acclaimed innovators and entrepreneurs.

Monday, May 25, 2020


ALUMNI

From the Doll Wars to a Covid-19 Cure: How We Can Help (and Hinder) the Race to Innovation

With Prof. Orly Lobel and TAU alum Barak Yagour. In Hebrew.

Friday, May 22, 2020


PSYCHOLOGY

Hope Beyond Happiness

With TAU's Dr. Uriel Abulof.

Thursday, May 21, 2020


GALLERY EXHIBITION

Plan(e)t

Plan(e)t offers a new viewpoint on plants with a series of artistic-scientific collaborations. A majority of the works in this exhibition were created specifically for the TAU gallery space, and most of them grow and change during the months of the exhibition. The subtitle of the exhibit, "Plants Think, Think Plants," declares its underlying logic: plants are "thinking" beings, and therefore we must think of them in more complex ways than we have done up to now.

Take a virtual tour of the Plan(e)t exhibit here. To view English subtitles, please hover over the video lower right corner and press the "CC" button. The subtitles will show immediately.

Tuesday, May 19, 2020


CORONAVIRUS

Coronavirus Vaccines: How Close Are We?

With TAU Professor Jonathan Gershoni.

Tuesday, May 12, 2020


CORONAVIRUS

Exiting the Corona Crisis Wisely

With TAU President Prof. Ariel Porat, Prof. Ady Pauzner, Prof. Irad Ben-Gal, Prof. Ariel Munitz, and Dr. Bruria Adini.

Thursday, May 7, 2020


ALUMNI

Israel and the Corona Virus: The Invisible Enemy

With Alon Ben David. In Hebrew.

Wednesday, May 6, 2020


ALUMNI

Israeli Happiness and Fear Politics

With Dr. Uriel Abulof and Miri Segal-Scharia. In Hebrew.

Friday, May 1, 2020


PSYCHOLOGY

Mindfulness: Attentive and Compassionate Coping is Also Contagious

With TAU neuroscientist Dr. Ricardo Tarrasch, moderated by AFTAU CEO Jennifer Gross.

Thursday, April 30, 2020


CORONAVIRUS

Keeping Sane During Corona Madness

With Prof. Yair Bar-Haim, School of Psychological Sciences; Prof. Rachel Cinamon Gali, Jaime and Joan Constantiner School of Education; and Prof. Karni Ginzburg, Bob Shapell School of Social Work, Gershon H. Gordon Faculty of Social Science.

Thursday, April 23, 2020


CORONAVIRUS

The Global Economic Impact of COVID-19

With Leonardo Leiderman, Professor of Economics at TAU and Chief Economic Advisor of Bank Hapoalim. Moderated by Jennifer Gross, AFTAU CEO.

Tuesday, April 21, 2020


MUSIC

"La Folia" (The Madness): Magical Sounds that Emerged from a Contagion

With Prof. Tomer Lev, Head of the Buchmann–Mehta School of Music, and guests.

Monday, April 6, 2020


CORONAVIRUS

Climate Crisis and Coronavirus: Connecting the Dots

With Colin Price, Professor in Atmospheric Sciences in TAU's Department of Geosciences and Head of the Porter School of Environmental Studies. Moderated by Jennifer Gross, AFTAU CEO.

Thursday, April 2, 2020


CORONAVIRUS

Technology, Globalization and Privacy in the Age of Corona

The coronavirus examined from technological and legal points-of-view with Prof. Michael Birnhack, Dr. Dan Yamin, Prof. Hila Shamir, and Dr. Yael Sternhell.

Tuesday, March 31, 2020


CORONAVIRUS

Corona and Me: Overcoming the Crisis

With TAU's Dr. Ella Sklan, Professor Aviad Kleinberg, Professor Leonardo Leiderman, and Professor Adini Wiesel Bruria.

Monday, March 23, 2020


CORONAVIRUS

Holding Our Breath: SARS, CoV-2 and How We Fight It

With TAU's Dr. Natalia Freund.

More information about Dr. Freund's research:

https://english.tau.ac.il/news/natalia
http://www3.tau.ac.il/nfreund/

Thursday, March 19, 2020


MUSIC CONCERT

Brandenburg Concerto No. 1

The Buchmann–Mehta School of Music Symphony Orchestra plays J.S. Bach's Brandenburg Concerto No. 1 with soloist Kati Debretzeni.


MUSIC CONCERT

Daphnis et Chloé, Suite No. 2

The Buchmann–Mehta School of Music Symphony Orchestra plays Maurice Ravel's Daphnis et Chloé, Suite No. 2 under the baton of Maestro Zubin Mehta.


ONLINE CLASS: COMPUTERS

Unlocking Information Security

In a world where cars, hospitals and nuclear missiles run on code, programmers can literally control reality. TAU Professor Avishai Wool will teach you how to think like a hacker, how to exploit vulnerabilities and attack computer systems, and how to defend against such threats and prevent their destructive results.


ONLINE CLASS: EPIDEMIOLOGY

Viruses and How To Beat Them

Have you ever wondered what viruses actually are, how they invade our bodies, attack our cells and make us sick? TAU Professor Jonathan Gershoni explains how our immune system fights viral diseases and how you can make better vaccination decisions with a clearer understanding of cells, viruses and immunity.


ONLINE CLASS: SOCIAL SCIENCES

HOPE: Human Odyssey to Political Existentialism

What sets us apart, and brings us together, as humans? How can we live up to our humanity? Join TAU senior lecturer and Princeton University research fellow Uriel Abulof as he explores not only "life, liberty, and the pursuit of happiness" but "death, freedom, and the pursuit of meaning."

UPCOMING WEBINARS

Future webinars to be announced

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