This Thursday, November 18th at 5:30PM in the Student Union (Room 224), Students for Israel and the Jewish National Fund will be hosting “What the future holds: An insider’s look at Israeli politics” featuring Gil Hoffman, chief political correspondent for the Jerusalem Post, as the key note speaker.

Well-connected to Israeli and Palestinian political leaders, Hoffman has interviewed Former Israeli Prime Minister’s Olmert, Sharon, Peres, Barak and current Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu.


Matthew Smith, the current President of Students for Israel is very excited about the chance for students to meet someone who has been covering politics in Israel for so long.

“Gil Hoffman is someone who has been covering politics in Israel for years. If someone is in the position to be making big decisions in the Israeli government, Gil has interviewed them.” Smith said.

According to the organizations facebook group, Students for Israel is UCF’s pro-Israel political group bringing students together with campus leaders, business professionals, and Florida politicians to support Israel on and off the campus.

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