Next Gen Jewish Education at UW

What we learned from our Spring 2015 Education Lab at the Stroum Center.

By |November 3rd, 2015|Categories: Education, News|Tags: , , , |

Celebrate Ladino Day 2015 at the UW on Dec. 6th

Sephardic language & culture on display!

By |November 1st, 2015|Categories: News, Our Events, Sephardic Studies|Tags: , , , , |

What’s in a (Hebrew) Name?

Did you know that Hebrew has a dozen names meaning 'joy'? A reflection on Hebrew names by Prof. Naomi Sokoloff.

By |October 25th, 2015|Categories: Israel & Hebrew Studies, Naomi Sokoloff's Blog|Tags: , , |

Stroum Center Welcomes Dana Rubin, New Associate Director

Dana Rubin, an expert in international higher education, is joining the Stroum Center team as our new Associate Director.

By |September 30th, 2015|Categories: News|Tags: |

Sephardic New Year Cards and a Seattle Printing Press

The story of Joe Souriano, a Seattle Sephardic printer, and the postcards he received from all over the world.

Don’t miss Arab Labor writer Sayed Kashua in October

A lecture and student events will showcase ground-breaking Palestinian writer

By |September 3rd, 2015|Categories: Israel & Hebrew Studies, Our Events|Tags: , , |

Dr. Ruth Behar on Seattle’s Sephardic Community

Why is Seattle's Sephardic community unique? Reflections from this year's Stroum Lecturer.

By |July 6th, 2015|Categories: Sephardic Studies, Video|Tags: , , , |

Jewish art can and should impact educational experiences.

Jewish art can be a powerful tool in the classroom. Tamar Benzikry-Stern uses Mierle Laderman Ukeles as a compelling case study.

By |April 22nd, 2015|Categories: Arts & Culture, Video|Tags: , , , , |