A meeting point for Palestinian and Israeli teenagers, a starting point for their future
The MIT-sponsored Middle East Education through Technology (MEET) project does more than just bring Israeli and Palestinian teenagers together - it is producing some innovative ideas for start-ups.
Amin Manna, a Palestinian from Beit Hanina, and Anat Gilenson, an Israeli from Beit Shemesh, are both 17 years old. They are both in their last year of high school and both getting ready for big changes in their lives: Come September, Manna will be off to Boston to start classes at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) as a college freshman. Gilenson will marching off to begin two years of mandatory...
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