Ori Mautner, Tel-Aviv University
Ori was born in Ann Arbor, Michigan, and lives in Tel-Aviv, Israel. He just finished his second year at the Adi Lautman Interdisciplinary Program for Outstanding Students in Tel-Aviv University. Ori focuses on philosophy, Jewish philosopy, religious studies, sociology and anthropology. He is interested in the meaning religion offers to people, in education cultivating virtuous character, and in the results of encounters between different cultures and religions.