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Opportunities to Learn and Lead

Student Voices

Writing from Stroum Center Opportunity Grant winners and other students in our programs.

Advising for Jewish Studies

Lauren Kurland

Learn more about our student advisers or e-mail your question about courses, major and minor requirements, or Jewish Studies programs. Learn more >

Funding Opportunities

Terry Azose with Scholarship Winners

The Stroum Center offers internships, research positions with the Sephardic Studies Program, and a Graduate Fellows program for graduate students.  More >

Jewish Studies Library Guide

Jewish Studies Library Guide

The Jewish Studies library guide provides links to the most useful article databases, catalogs, reference books, and web sites for Jewish Studies students and scholars.  View >

From Our Students

Professors are engaging and invested in student learning, class sizes are small, and course material is fascinating. Studying history from a minority perspective is important and greatly complemented my undergraduate coursework.
Margaret Slack, Class of 2018
Jewish Studies professors and teachers [teach] with love, patience and full commitment.
Hui (Dawn) Yang, Class of 2017

Quick Facts

  • 25 faculty members from departments across campus teach Jewish Studies courses
  • Attend our public events (including world-class performances and lectures) for free
  • Nosh with JS professors at our Student Committee dinners
  • The Stroum Center is part of the Jackson School of International Studies
  • JS classes can count towards degree requirements for other academic programs
  • JS classes meet college requirements like VLPA, I&S, and writing