Burstein on Pew, American Jewry, and Jewish Studies

The sociologist and former chair of UW Jewish Studies reflects on the changing nature of American Jewish identity and the field of Jewish Studies.

By |October 17th, 2014|News|

What Can Angels Teach Us About Judaism?

Ahuvia specializes in ancient Judaism and says, "My goal is to help students find their own voice."

By |September 10th, 2014|News|

Jewish Studies Gala Evening

On May 13th, 2014, faculty, students, staff, and community supporters joined together to celebrate 40 years of Jewish Studies at the University of Washington.

By |September 8th, 2014|News|

Meet our Jewish Studies Travel Grant Winners!

This year's winners are set for adventures abroad. Find out who won this year's undergrad travel grants.

By |August 8th, 2014|News|

Call for Applications: Hazel D. Cole Fellowship in Jewish Studies 2015-16

The fellowship may be used for dissertation research/writing or for post-doctoral studies in any field of Jewish Studies.

By |August 8th, 2014|News|

Meet our new Jewish Studies Student Committee Leaders!

Incoming co-coordinators Angela Ugalino and Griffin Taylor hope to strengthen ties between students and faculty.

By |June 27th, 2014|News|

Meet our new Graduate Fellows!

Projects ranging from Ladino in Seattle to national identity in Israel.

By |May 27th, 2014|News|

Meet the New Class of Jewish Studies Graduate Fellows at UW!

The six incoming fellows are working on topics such as gender in ancient Judaism, Jewish animated films, and Ladino in Seattle.

By |May 27th, 2014|News|