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As a premiere hub for Jewish Studies, the Stroum Center features an internationally recognized Sephardic Studies Program, a growing Israel Studies Program, and a vibrant undergraduate and graduate community.

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Building a Sephardic Seattle community archive: Using many types of materials to preserve community history

February 28th, 2022|0 Comments

Graduate fellow Lili Brown explains how community archives — community-centered archives that preserve all kinds of documents and materials — help researchers to construct richer pictures of the past, and how this approach is helping to preserve Seattle Sephardic history.

Israel Studies Program

Promoting and encouraging the critical study of the histories, societies, cultures, and politics of the State of Israel

Sephardic Studies Program

World-renowned for the study of Sephardic culture and history, the Sephardic Studies Program features a growing online library and museum, undergraduate and graduate courses, public programs like Ladino Day, and academic conferences.

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Convening students from departments across campus to learn about Jewish studies and public scholarship.

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For over 30 years, the annual Stroum Lectures at the University of Washington have showcased leading scholars in the field.

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