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Ruderman Scholarship

Don’t forget! Applications for the Ruderman Scholarship are due on December 1st. For more information visit the Ruderman and Brudnick Scholarship page.

Published On: November 19, 2014 |
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On the Jewish Media

NPR’s Brooke Gladstone recently came to campus to mediate a discussion about what makes a story Jewish at our recent event “On the Jewish Media”. Check out News@Northeastern’s write-up here.

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Max Abrahms speaks on terrorism

Jewish Studies Advisory Board member Max Abrahms, Assistant Professor of Political Science, recently spoke on terrorism at a TED-X event on terrorism.  Watch below:

Published On: August 6, 2014 |
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Northeastern students travel abroad!

This summer, Northeastern Jewish Studies students are studying abroad on three Dialogue of Civilizations programs:  to Israel with Jewish Studies director Lori Lefkovitz, to Germany and Poland with Prof. Natalie Bormann, and to Poland with Prof. Jeffrey Burds.  Follow the Israel students and the Germany-Poland students on the groups’ blogs!

Published On: July 15, 2014 |
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New Israel Studies professor at Northeastern

Northeastern has announced the hiring of Israel and Middle East expert Dov Waxman as pro­fessor of polit­ical sci­ence, inter­na­tional affairs, and Israel studies and co-​​director of the Middle East Center. Click here to read more.

Published On: June 12, 2013 |
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Northeastern’s annual Holocaust Commemoration

On Monday, April 8, Northeastern’s annual Holocaust Awareness Week opened with the Holocaust Commemoration, featuring a presentation by Gideon Klein Scholar Heather Viola and Stotsky Professor of Jewish Historical and Cultural Studies Laurel Leff.  Click here for an article in News@Northeastern on the event.

Published On: April 10, 2013 |
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