Monthly Archives: February 2018

  • Beginning of Spring 2018 semester

    We’re excited to welcome the 58 students and interns of the Spring 2018 semester. In this largest student body in the history of the Arava Institute, participants come from Israel, Jordan, Palestine, the United States, Turkey, Hungary, and Kenya. Their first week was spent getting acquainted with the academic program ...

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  • Corey Mikami memorial planting

    On the Jewish holiday of Tu BiShvat, the “New Year of the Trees”, we gathered at the Arava Institute’s Experimental Orchards/Shelter Garden to plant plants in memory of Corey Mikami, a 1998-1999  alum of the Institute who sadly passed away in November 2017. The modest and meaningful ceremony in the ...

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