Edirne, in northwestern Turkey, used to be home to a major Sephardic Jewish community.
Novelist Dara Horn dares to ask the question: Why are there still only three kinds of American Jews who are allowed to learn Hebrew?
Amee Sherer (UW '87) forged a path combining Jewish Studies and an Education degree. Find out more about Hillel UW's new Executive Director in our first Alumni Interview article.
A whimsical poster of the Hebrew alphabet bears memories as well as some deep-seated ideology about Jewish languages.
Nancy Berg takes on the almost-untranslatable Hebrew word 'davka' and other expressions of contrariness.
Jewish film represents the broader collective memory, writes PhD student Justin Shanitkvich, a former Jewish Studies Graduate Fellow.
Ryan Gompertz, a UW law student, has developed a mapping webpage that traces the journeys of Jewish refugees through Europe during World War II.
Galya Diment on the scene in Vitebsk, Marc Chagall's favorite town.