Former BBC News Director Offers Bleak Assessment Mixed With Hope
Chloe Reichel
Former director of BBC Radio and BBC News Helen Boaden painted a bleak picture of the journalistic landscape before a packed audience Thursday evening.
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Economists Dissect Trumponomics at Hebrew Center Opener
Alex Elvin

Three leading voices in U.S. policy and economics spoke optimistically about the prospects for the U.S. economy before a near-capacity crowd at the Martha’s Vineyard Hebrew Center last week.

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BBC's Helen Boaden to Speak at Summer Institute Series
Chloe Reichel
On Thursday, July 13, Helen Boaden will be the featured speaker at the Summer Institute Speaker Series at the Hebrew Center.
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Summer Institute Series Begins

The Summer Institute Speaker Series at the Hebrew Center begins this Thursday, July 6, at 7:30 p.m.

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John Kerry, Politics Take Center Stage at Summer Institute Speaker Series
Chloe Reichel
While politically-oriented programming is often a big part of the Summer Institute series, this year politics takes even more of a center stage.
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Heart of Religion Is Not a Drum Beat for Violence
Mike Kotsopoulos
Love thy neighbor, author James Carroll stressed as he opened the Summer Institute's annual speaker series on Thursday night. This message was part of a powerful lecture defending the role of religion in an increasingly secular and violent world.
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Tough Choices and No Easy Answers on Iran Nuclear Accord
Alex Floyd

Coming off several weeks of international debate surrounding the Iranian nuclear accord, two experts explored the issue Thursday at a forum hosted by the Martha’s Vineyard Hebrew Center.

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Prognosis Troubling But Not Hopeless Says Panel of Economists
Alex Floyd
After years of recession and national economic decline, the audience at the Martha’s Vineyard Hebrew Center on Thursday was perhaps hoping for some good news from the three renowned economists speaking that night. There was little to go around.
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Summer Institute Series Opens With Middle East Expert
Alex Floyd
On Thursday evening, as part of the Summer Institute Speaker Series at the Hebrew Center, Jane Harman, former congresswoman and president of the Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars, will discuss terrorism and foreign policy relating to the Middle East.
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Summer Institute Hosts Speakers, Films
Alex Floyd

The Martha’s Vineyard Hebrew Center will sponsor a series of speakers and films this summer as part of its Summer Institute to promote greater understanding of politics, arts and sciences.

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