- Thursday, December 7, 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm at HUB 145, UW Campus
Professor Rachel Gross will speak about how in recent years, there has been a nostalgic resurgence of interest in American Jewish cuisine.
- Thursday, January 11, 2018, 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm at Thomson 317 on the UW Campus
About this talk Over the past decade, pundits and diplomats alike have repeatedly proposed partition – and its twin, forcible population exchange – as “solutions”
We are pleased to share our video recording of the November 30, 2016 International Ladino Day celebration in Seattle.
Professor Jonathan Israel explores Spinoza's role as a revolutionary thinker and precursor to the modern human rights movement in the 2017 Stroum Lectures in Jewish Studies.
This international conference, in combination with the 2017 Stroum Lectures, explored the myriad ways in which Spinoza has contributed to the development of modern Jewish philosophy.
About SCJS Events
- The Stroum Center brings world-class speakers and performers to the UW.
- Stroum Center events are offered to students and the public free of charge!
- Our frequent programming partners on campus include the Simpson Center for the Humanities, the Departments of Philosophy, History, and Near Eastern Languages & Civilization (NELC), among others.
- Our annual marquee event, the Stroum Lectures, began in the 1970s and is still going strong.
- The Stroum Center frequently partners to support events happening in the community, such as the Seattle Jewish Film Festival and Hillel’s Sephardic Hanukkah.
- Examples of recent innovative program series: Hebrew and the Humanities Symposium (Spring 2016) and Spinoza and Modern Jewish Philosophy Conference (Spring 2017).