We educate the next generation of Chicago's Jewish community and connect them to seasoned experts and world-class scholars.
We support hundreds of on-campus speaking engagements annually with world class scholars, journalists, and experts from various fields.
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IEC promotes a broad understanding of Israel by working in partnership with diverse academic departments, faculty, student groups and national/international organizations.
Adding to our extensive campus-based activities, we support the Israel Studies Project to advance the serious study of Israel in major Illinois universities. Read more.
IEC has facilitated in-depth educational experiences for students, teachers, and professors with experts from diverse fields both in Illinois and in Israel.
IEC professionals and interns visit high schools, synagogues, and community centers to share their experiences advocating for Israel on-campus and encourage students to connect to Jewish life on campus. Bring IEC to your community.