Why Do Jews Have Confirmation?

Archival material sheds light on the origins of a new Jewish lifecycle event.

By | September 11th, 2014|Categories: Digital Jewish Studies|Tags: , , , , |1 Comment

Tablet Magazine Shines Spotlight on UW Sephardic Studies

A new article by Emily K. Alhadeff features Prof. Devin Naar and Seattle's Ladino revival.

Fresh Takes on Jewish Studies at 5/2 Grad Symposium

Overview and full schedule of the May 2 research showcase for our five fantastic Graduate Fellows.

Jewish History Goes Digital

Noam Pianko's new course helps students access Seattle's past and showcase it through multi-media exhibits online.

New Media Is the Story at JewDub Talks

A UW alum describes her experience participating in JewDub Talks in virtual space.

By | November 18th, 2013|Categories: Digital Jewish Studies|Tags: , , , , , |0 Comments

Jewish Studies, Please!

Can Jewish studies serve a purpose if it does not tell the student his or her personal story, and if it is not ‘exotic’ enough to satisfy a breadth requirement?

By | October 31st, 2011|Categories: Digital Jewish Studies|Tags: , , |0 Comments