Watch the Seattle Times' video about the UW Sephardic Studies Program.
Why is Seattle's Sephardic community unique? Reflections from this year's Stroum Lecturer.
Professor Ruth Behar moves between the personal essay and poetry, history and ethnography, exile and disaspora in this 2015 lecture series.
Diverse content and a unique teaching style make this class hard to beat. Register for Autumn Quarter starting May 8th!
Noam Pianko explores the past of Jewish peoplehood to consider its future possibilities.
Jewish art can be a powerful tool in the classroom. Tamar Benzikry-Stern uses Mierle Laderman Ukeles as a compelling case study.
Hamza Zafer's discovery that he had a Jewish ancestor caused him to reconsider Jewish-Muslim ties.
Daniel Bessner looks at the history of European exiles who joined the US defense industry during the Cold War.