News & Events
The Jewish Studies Program Has Exciting Events Throughout the Year!
We hold several special events throughout the year, including lectures, films and art exhibitions, that complement and enrich Jewish studies courses.
Tuesday, February 23, 2021 - 8:00pm to Wednesday, February 24, 2021 - 7:45pm
Moshe Bernstein, Ph.D. Tuesday, February 23, 2021 at 8:00 PM ET Explore the broad Jewish diaspora in this discussion of the Jewish community of Kaifeng, China. Rabbi Dr. Moshe Yehuda Bernstein will lead a fascinating conversation about this little known community and how identity and practices of Jewish heritage have survived in Kaifeng for over 700 years. Join on Zoom!
Monday, November 9, 2020 - 5:30pm
Join us for an informative and thought-provoking webinar featuring acclaimed historian and author, Deborah Lipstadt, who will discuss Antisemitism: Here and Now, after her new book. Dr. Lipstadt is the distinguished Dorot Professor of Modern Jewish History and Holocaust Studies at Emery University, Atlanta, Georgia and author of History on Trial: My Day in Court with a Holocaust Denier. This webinar is one of a series that explores the history, contributions, and challenges of the Jewish community.