Using the archives of the Washington State Jewish Historical Society, Joe Yu created a website looking at the impact of the Great Depression on Seattle's Jewish community. Photo by Noam Pianko.

Using the archives of the Washington State Jewish Historical Society, Joe Yu created a website looking at the impact of the Great Depression on Seattle’s Jewish community. Photo by Noam Pianko.

This page showcases the special digital projects created for Prof. Noam Pianko’s Spring 2014 course, Digital American Jewish History (JSIS C 336A). The Stroum Center for Jewish Studies aims to integrate technology in the classroom, and is finding ways to empower both students and faculty to create engaging public scholarship. Read this feature article from our Fall 2014 Newsletter to find out more!

 

Student Webpages

Seattle Settlement House

Hannah Pelz-Schartz with a group of girls from Seattle’s Settlement House.

Seattle Settlement House – by Katherine Stoner & Sandra Barnes

Interfaith Rabbi – by John Larsen

Depression-Era Jewish Education – by Joe Yu

Gender & Jewish Institutions – by Danny Medved

 

Student Videos

What Are the Jews?- John Larsen

Gender in Jewish Institutions – Danny Medved

Seattle Settlement House- by Katherine Stoner & Sandra Barnes

Jews in the Great Depression- Joe Yu

Note: The opinions expressed by faculty and students in our publications reflect the views of the individual writer only and not those of the Stroum Center for Jewish Studies.