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Jewish Studies at Northeastern offers the opportunity to explore the history, cultures, and religion of the Jewish people. Read More>>

Upcoming Event 01/27/2015

The 23rd Annual Robert Salomon Morton Lecture: Intergenerational Effects of Genocide: A Survivor’s Daughter Reflects, by Helen Epstein >>

Helen Epstein is Author of Children of the Holocaust and Where She Came From: A Daughters Search for Her Mother’s History.

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FACULTY SPOTLIGHT

DOV WAXMAN

Dov Waxman, Northeastern’s new professor of Israel Studies, often finds himself in difficult places at difficult times. He was in Russia right after the fall of the Soviet Union; in Turkey during the great earthquake that left thousands dead; in Israel at the start of the second Intifada; and in lower Manhattan as the twin…
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STUDENT SPOTLIGHT

CARLOS ELIAS CAMPOS

Growing up in San Cristobal, Venezuela, Carlos Elias-Campos remembers meeting exactly one Jewish person: a 12-year-old exchange student from Sweden. With so few Jews and the Venezuelan government’s often strained relationship with Israel, Carlos knew he was not getting a full picture of the Jewish state or the Jewish people. So one of the first…
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