March 26, 2018 - 4:00 p.m.
NCH 236

Rabbi Leo Baeck is known as the heroic leader of German Jewry during the dark Nazi years.  Less well known is how he was able to balance a twofold commitment: to Jewish faith and to modern historical scholarship.

March 22, 2018 - 1:00 - 5:00 p.m.
Nau 182 (JS Office)

Join us in the Jewish Studies office to share some of our books with you! 

February 22, 2018 - 4:00 p.m.
Nau 342

Dr. Raz Segal earned his PhD in history at the Strassler Center for Holocaust and Genocide Studies, Clark University in 2013. He is assistant professor of Holocaust and Genocide Studies and Sara and Sam Schoffer Professor of Holocaust Studies at Stockton University, where he also serves as director of the Master of Arts in Holocaust and Genocide Studies. Dr.

November 14, 2017 - 5:30 p.m. 
Minor 125

Phyllis Leffler, “White Supremacy, Southern Jews, and the Civil Rights Movement”

Brian Balogh, Respondent

5:30 p.m. | Monday, November 14, 2017 | Minor 125

November 5, 2017 - 5:00 p.m.
Commonwealth Room, Newcomb Hall

Lawrence L. Langer, “Memory and Invention in Holocaust Testimonies”

5:00 p.m. | Sunday, November 5, 2017 | Commonwealth Room, Newcomb Hall

October 16, 2017
NAU 101

Susannah Heschel, “From Antisemitism to Civil Rights Prophets: Learning from the Past for Our Present”

5:30 p.m. | Monday, October 16, 2017 | NAU 101


October 16, 2017 - 5:30PM
Nau 101

Susannah Heschel is the Eli Black Professor of Jewish Studies at Dartmouth College, Professor Heschel focuses on Jewish-Christian relations in Germany, the history of antisemitism, and the history of biblical scholarship. Her most recent book is The Aryan Jesus: Christian Theologians and the Bible in Nazi Germany (Princeton UP).

April 16, 2017 - 4:00 PM
Small Collections Library

The Rabbi Paul and Dorothy Grob Memorial Lecture Series:


March 14, 2017 - 5:00 PM
Minor Hall 125
February 28, 2017 - 4:00-5:00PM
New Cabell Hall 236


February 9, 2017 - 4:00PM
New Cabell Hall 236

A Living Place: Atmosphere and the Uncanny in Home Museums

Irit Dekel, Visiting Professor of Israel Studies, University of Virginia