Jewish Studies at Northeastern offers the opportunity to explore the history, cultures, and religion of the Jewish people. Read More>>
The 2014 Morton E. Ruderman Memorial Event. A panel discussion moderated by Brooke Gladstone, host of NPR’s On the Media, and featuring Jane Eisner of the Forward; Mark Oppenheimer of the New York Times, and Dina Kraft of the Northeastern School of Journalism.View All Events >>
Molly Paul, ‘14, a Sociology major and Jewish Studies minor from Sayreville, NJ, recently received a Brudnick Scholarship in Jewish Studies for 2014. In this interview, she reflects on her decision to minor in Jewish Studies, her experiences studying abroad in Israel, and her post-graduation aspirations for rabbinical school. Why did you decide to minor…
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In the 1970s, only a handful of university professors taught courses on the Holocaust. Northeastern’s Gerald Herman was among them. Inspired by his wife’s family’s experience in Brussels, Herman began teaching the Holocaust as part of a senior seminar and then incorporated it into the Western and World Civilization course once required of all students….
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