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Since its founding in the 1970s, the UW Stroum Jewish Studies Program has grown into a world-class institution offering a comprehensive examination of Jewish civilization through the ages. Here are just a few of our achievements over the past 40 years:

Now, as the newly incorporated Stroum Center for Jewish Studies at UW, we have even more possibilities at our fingertips. Here are ways we are continuing to innovate and lead the way in engaged scholarship for the future:

And the best is yet to come! Join us this year as we mark the accomplishments of the past and continue “Thinking Forward” towards a bright future! Throughout the year, we’ll be sharing interviews, archival photos, and reflections on this historic occasion. Here are recent some blog entries highlighting the special history of Jewish Studies at UW.

Samuel and Althea Stroum