UW Jewish Studies students take Hebrew seriously!

Summertime intensive Hebrew courses help students leap into the next level of language knowledge.

By |August 6th, 2015|Categories: Israel & Hebrew Studies, News|Tags: |

Meet our 2015 Student Travel Grant winners!

This year's winners are heading to Europe, Israel, and the Black Sea region.

By |June 17th, 2015|Categories: News|Tags: , , , |

Announcing the 2015-16 Jewish Studies Graduate Fellows!

In 2015-16 the UW Stroum Center for Jewish Studies will support seven Graduate Fellows with professional development, mentorship, and research support.

By |June 9th, 2015|Categories: News|Tags: |

Stroum Center Bids Farewell to Lauren Spokane

We bid farewell to our dynamic Associate Director Lauren Spokane, who will be starting a new chapter in Washington DC.

By |June 9th, 2015|Categories: News|Tags: |

Students join Dr. Ruth Behar to talk about anthropology & making connections

Ruth Behar, this year's Stroum Lecturer at the UW, spoke with a diverse group of students about making authentic connections through anthropology.

By |June 1st, 2015|Categories: News, Our Events|Tags: , , |

Senior Dawn Yang shares her enthusiasm for Jewish Studies

UW senior Dawn (Hui) Yang is a Jewish Studies major and is helping other Chinese students find out about the academic opportunities offered by the Stroum Center.

By |May 19th, 2015|Categories: News, Student Writing|Tags: |

By the Numbers: Building the Sephardic Studies Digital Library

The UW Sephardic Studies Digital Library is now a national leader in Ladino text preservation. Find out how it all started and what's next.

By |May 14th, 2015|Categories: News, Sephardic Studies|Tags: , , , , |

Prize winner Makena Owens on her Ladino prayerbook project

Makena Owens worked with Prof. Devin Naar to compare two Ladino prayerbooks printed in Vienna, Austria. Her research won a Stern College prize.

By |May 13th, 2015|Categories: News, Sephardic Studies|Tags: , , , , |