Graduate Fellow Denise Grollmus recently discovered that her family had Polish-Jewish roots. Now, she is studying Jewish identity, literature, & nationalism at the UW.
Welcome to the Stroum Center for Jewish Studies
Sephardic Studies and Jewish Studies are hosting Seattle’s special celebration of Ladino language and culture.
Alhadeff, a Seattle native & UW alum, will coordinate research and community outreach.
The Stroum Center will join the other academic centers housed in the Jackson School. The new Sephardic Studies Program will be part of this exciting expansion.
A UW alum describes her experience participating in JewDub Talks in virtual space.
Denise Grollmus’ discovery that her family had Jewish roots led her to study contemporary Jewish-Polish culture.
Menurkey, anyone? Rabbi Lauren Kurland considers the strange and wonderful calendar coincidence of Thanksgivukkah.
What does it mean to “feel” Jewish? In the wake of the Pew Survey on Jewish American life, Jeremy Derfner considers the changing shape of Jewish identity.