Pianko’s “Jewish Peoplehood” Wins Book Prize

Cover of Noam Pianko's book, "Jewish Peoplehood" The Stroum Center is proud to announce that Jewish Peoplehood: An American Innovation (Key Words in

By | June 6th, 2017|Categories: News|Tags: , , |0 Comments

Tolerance Roundtable

Tolerance has meant inclusion and exclusion for Jews throughout history, writes Noam Pianko in this Introduction to our Fall Faculty Roundtable.

By | November 21st, 2016|Categories: Jewish History & Thought|Tags: , , , |0 Comments

Who were the most radical Jews in history?

A new team-taught course this fall showcases radical Jews ranging from Jesus to Bernie Sanders.

Benaroya Gift Establishes Jackson School as a Leader in Israel Studies

The Benaroya Fund for Excellence in Israel Studies will support a world-class scholar at the University of Washington as well as public programming.

By | June 15th, 2016|Categories: Israel & Hebrew Studies, News|Tags: , , , , |1 Comment

Pianko “Peoplehood” Book Launch

Why does peoplehood matter? Join us for a reading and reception on Nov. 18.

By | November 5th, 2015|Categories: Jewish History & Thought, News|Tags: , , |Comments Off on Pianko “Peoplehood” Book Launch

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: , , , , |0 Comments

“Rabbi” Immanuel Kant and Modern Jewish Thought   

How Kant's notion of Enlightenment impacted modern Judaism, from our CLF series on "A Brief History of God."

By | May 24th, 2015|Categories: Jewish History & Thought|Tags: , , , |0 Comments

Intro to Judaism offers unique learning experience

Diverse content and a unique teaching style make this class hard to beat. Register for Autumn Quarter starting May 8th!

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