The classic Israeli children's song, "Seesaw," asks children to imagine a fair and "balanced" society.
Idan Raichel weaves together Ethiopian, Yemenite, Arab, Latin American and European influences in his music.
Opportunity Grant winner Alex Peterson explains why living in another country changed his mind about the value of foreign language learning.
Graduate Fellow Sara Molaie's work with Hebrew illustrates how languages and cultures can be connected in surprising ways.
How does the brain store and access Hebrew vocabulary? UW doctoral student Marina Oganyan discusses the role of Hebrew roots.
UW senior Aliza Minkina says that Kohav Nolad, the Israeli version of "American Idol," is a riveting window onto Israeli culture.
Cathy Merchant's account of communicating with her Israeli family in Seattle. A special Hebrew post!
Abigail Gluck ponders the theme music of two popular Israeli tv shows: “Ramzor” and “Srugim.”