Israeli Politics Topic of LSC-Montgomery’s Lyceum Event

Published on: March 04, 2013


Sam Lehman Wilzig
Dr. Sam Lehman-Wilzig, from Bar-Ilan University’s School of Communication in Tel-Aviv, Israel will examine the impacts of Israel’s new coalition government at Lone Star College-Montgomery as part of the college’s Lyceum Speaker Series.
The Lyceum Speaker Series at Lone Star College-Montgomery features a presentation on Israel’s recently elected coalition government on Thursday, March 21, from 12-1 p.m., in the Recital Hall, located in the college’s Music Hall (Building H).

The presentation is free to the public. Refreshments will be provided, and a meet-and-greet reception will start at 11:30 a.m. in the same location.

Leading the presentation is Sam Lehman-Wilzig, deputy director of the Bar-Ilan University’s School of Communication in Tel-Aviv, Israel. Lehman-Wilzig will examine the make-up of Israel’s new coalition, focusing on how the impact this new government will have on Israel’s domestic and international interests.

Lehman-Wilzig teaches and researches in the fields of Israeli politics; Israeli & general communications; new media; the impact of futuristic technology on society; and Judaic studies. He has lectured in dozens of academic conferences, presented hundreds of public talks, and appeared in numerous TV and radio interviews in Israel and overseas

The Lyceum Speaker Series at LSC-Montgomery provides a variety of free lectures throughout the fall and spring semesters that are based on sociological, historical, economical, political, psychological, and spiritual views. All students, staff, and faculty, as well as community members, are invited to attend any Lyceum event throughout the year.

For more information about this presentation, please visit www.LoneStar.edu/lyceum-montgomery, or contact Dominic Beggan, associate professor of political science at LSC-Montgomery, at 936.271.6219 or Dominic.M.Beggan@LoneStar.edu.

LSC-Montgomery is located at 3200 College Park Drive, one-half mile west of Interstate 45, between Conroe and The Woodlands. For more information about the college, call 936.273.7000, or visit www.LoneStar.edu/montgomery.

Lone Star College System has been opening doors to a better community for 40 years. Founded in 1973, LSCS remains steadfast in its commitment to student success and credential completion. Today, with 78,000 students in credit classes, and a total enrollment of more than 90,000, Lone Star College System is the largest institution of higher education in the Houston area and the fastest-growing community college system in the nation. Dr. Richard Carpenter is the chancellor of LSCS, which consists of six colleges including LSC-CyFair, LSC-Kingwood, LSC-Montgomery, LSC-North Harris, LSC-Tomball and LSC-University Park, five centers, LSC-University Center at Montgomery, LSC-University Center at University Park, Lone Star Corporate College, and LSC-Online. To learn more visit LoneStar.edu.