Hosting Stephen Hawking

The world-famous physicist will be visiting Israel this week, with the goal of encouraging more young people to consider a career in science.

On Sunday morning, the British Council is hosting an event at the Bloomfield Science Museum in Jerusalem for high school students from around the country featuring world-renowned physicist and author Stephen Hawking with the goal of encouraging more young people to consider a career in science. The event will be broadcast live on the Internet. For more details, go to www.britishcouncil.org/israel.

Next week, for the sixth year running, the British Council will run a three-day residential football camp for 200 Jewish and Arab children from the Galilee in conjunction with Brighton University and Israeli partners under the banner of "Football 4 Peace," with the goal of promoting coexistence. )