$5-million donation funds Azrieli Institute for Israel Studies at Concordia

June 22, 2011

The Azrieli Foundation announced yesterday a $5-million gift to Concordia University to establish Canada's first academic institute for the study of Israel. The Azrieli Institute for Israel Studies will function on a multidisciplinary model, inviting proposals and researchers from a wide variety of disciplines, such as history, languages, economics, and sociology. Concordia News Release | Globe and Mail | Montreal Gazette