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Upcoming Events


Past Events

A Walk Down Sephardic Memory Lane: Reflections on Ladino Day

December 12th, 2016|0 Comments

Ty Alhadeff takes a look back at the 4th annual International Ladino Day celebration at the University of Washington.

Connecting Community to Famous Hebrew Writers

December 5th, 2016|0 Comments

Naomi Sokoloff is introducing audiences to major Hebrew authors in a new Stroum Center series of film screenings. First up: national poet H.N. Bialik.

Song of the Sephardi: New Verses for the 21st Century?

November 21st, 2016|0 Comments

Professor Devin Naar reflects on the 1978 film Song of the Sephardi and provides a preview of the Fourth International Ladino Day celebration at the University of Washington.

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).