“We educate students in the spirit of our motto, ‘Liberty and Responsibility.’ This means to endow the alumnus with the tools to do all that he desires without surrendering to limitations or waiting for the authorities to do it for him – but to do so in a way that clearly demonstrates responsibility for his surroundings and the willingness to act within them.”

IDC Herzliya / Speeches

Speech at the RRIS opening ceremony – the 20th anniversary of IDC Herzliya
Speech at the RRIS opening ceremony – the 20th anniversary of IDC Herzliya October 10, 2013

You are joining the IDC in its 20th year. This place was established for you. We wanted to establish a university which will prepare the younger generation to become the future leadership of Israel. We were the first in Israel to establish an interdisciplinary university.

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