Hebrew University provost on campus Feb. 26 for talk on ”Children, Families and Women in the Israeli State”

Hebrew University Lecture Flyer-2Hear from Mimi Ajzenstadt, provost of Rothberg International School at Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Tuesday, Feb. 26, as she presents “Children, Families and Women in the Israeli State, 1880 through 2012.”

The talk—sponsored by the Center for International Affairs, the College of Arts and Sciences, the Flora Stone Mather Center for Women and the Schubert Center for Child Studies—will take place in Inamori Center on the ground floor of Crawford Hall, from 3:30 to 5 p.m. A reception will immediately follow the talk.

Ajzenstadt is the Mildred and Benjamin Berger Professor of Criminology at the Institute of Criminology, faculty of law and a professor at the Baerwald School of Social Work and Social Welfare at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem. She is the author of more than 50 scholarly articles and three books. She is also an associate editor of the Journal of Experimental Criminology and serves on the editorial boards of Israeli Criminology and the European Journal of Criminology. She has been a consultant on social welfare and crime control policies for many national and international groups.

Please note: This announcement has been updated to reflect the correct date. The event will take place Tuesday, Feb. 26.