Hilary Walke

Peace for the Middle East

Junior Adi Timor grew up living very close to Palestinians, but it wasn’t until she came to study in Washington that she actually met one. Timor, who was born and raised in Israel, met Rawhi Afaghani, a Palestinian who grew up in the West Bank, at a conflict resolution workshop at George Mason University. At […]

Professors get Facebook profiles to enhance classes

With 97 members, five wall posts and two posted items from YouTube, the “Chad Rector’s Political Science 003 Alums” Facebook group does not seem out of the ordinary, except that the group’s creator is Rector, an assistant professor in the political science department. “If it hadn’t been for Facebook going corporate I wouldn’t ever have […]