Stroum Centerfor Jewish Studies
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As a premiere hub for Jewish Studies, the Stroum Center features an internationally recognized Sephardic Studies Program, a growing Israel Studies Program, and a vibrant undergraduate and graduate community.
Thursday, March 9, 12:00pm-1:30pm
Thursday, April 6, 12:30 pm - 1:30 pm
Tuesday, April 25, 11:45 am - 1:15 pm
February 2nd, 2017|0 Comments
Canan Bolel, an Opportunity Grant winner, reflects on how being from Izmir, Turkey, and learning Hebrew have both affected her identity.
February 1st, 2017|0 Comments
Steven Nadler, a Spinoza expert at the University of Wisconsin-Madison, explains that the Bible's divine nature lies in its moral teachings.
Is heresy still a meaningful concept in American Judaism? Daniel Schwartz of The George Washington University argues that the discussions Spinoza inspires are more relevant than ever.
January 31st, 2017|0 Comments
Yarrow Linden, a Jewish Studies minor, spent last autumn in Australia with the support of an Opportunity Grant. Hear about her adventures!
January 18th, 2017|0 Comments
The debates among German Jewish philosophers during World War I reflect vastly different views on Jewish identity and national belonging.
January 17th, 2017|0 Comments
UW alum Shirin Lotfi was behind the scenes at a ground-breaking workshop for professors who teach Hebrew in the Arab world.
Announcing the Benaroya Fund for Excellence in Israel Studies
World-renowned for the study of Sephardic culture and history, the Sephardic Studies Program features a growing online library and museum, undergraduate and graduate courses, public programs like Ladino Day, and academic conferences.
December 25th, 2016|2 Comments
December 12th, 2016|0 Comments
Convening students from departments across campus to learn about Jewish Studies and public scholarship.
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For over 30 years, the annual Stroum Lectures at the University of Washington have showcased leading scholars in the field.
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