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Applications Available for 2018 - 2020 Judeo-Spanish Postdoctoral Fellowship

The Crown Family Center for Jewish and Israel Studies at Northwestern University, along with the Department of Spanish and Portuguese, invites applications for a two-year postdoctoral fellowship in Judeo-Spanish Studies beginning September 1, 2018. For more information please click here.

 

Applications Available for 2018 - 2020 Israel Studies Postdoctoral Fellowship

The Crown Family Center for Jewish and Israel Studies at Northwestern University invites applications for a two-year postdoctoral fellowship in Israel Studies beginning September 1, 2018. For more information please click here.

 

2016-2017 Jill Stacey Harris Prize Awarded

Congratulations to Senior Alex Duner for his paper “People of the Book: How Media Innovations Shape the Textual Authority of the Talmud,” which was written for Professor Barry Wimpfheimer's Religion course, The Talmud: A Methodological Introduction.

 

Professor Barry Wimpfheimer becomes Weinberg College's first professor to offer a MOOC!

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Matisyahu Concert and Conversation Draws Crowd of Over 600

On Thursday, March 31, 2016 at 7:00pm, acclaimed, Grammy-nominated reggae, hip-hop and rock artist Matisyahu joined Professor Barry Wimpfheimer for a conversation about his Jewish identity and how it relates to his art. The talk was followed by questions from the audience and a musical performance by Matisyahu and his band.

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