Beginning in Autumn 2017, the prefix for Jewish Studies courses will change from JSIS C to JEW ST to make Jewish Studies courses more visible and easily searchable in the UW Time Schedule and MyPlan. Jewish Studies proudly continues to be a program of the Jackson School of International Studies and will continue to offer
Shawn Laramie '16 took Introduction to Judaism at UW as a way to explore his heritage, and found connection in many other ways.
Prof. Pianko's Introduction to Judaism Sylalbus
Seattle Jewish community educator Beth Huppin describes how UW Jewish Studies and Prof. Deborah Lipstadt changed her vision of Jewish education.
The Stroum Center will join the other academic centers housed in the Jackson School. The new Sephardic Studies Program will be part of this exciting expansion.
Jewish Studies got started at the UW as part of a national movement in the early 1970s. We interviewed a trailblazing student from that era.
No latte required: Sarah Zaides reports on the stimulating takeaways from JewDub Talks.
How important are those little notes in the margins? An Israeli film about academic hijinks prompts a reflection.