Two Jewish Studies undergraduates have been awarded scholarships from the SCJS. Please join us in congratulating these outstanding young men.
Fri, Oct 7, 2016
Fri, Apr 22, 2016
Six Memos from the Last Millenium
Mon, Mar 28, 2016
Schusterman Center Hails President Fenves's Statement
Wed, Mar 9, 2016
Lecture marks return of Gale Lecture Series
Wed, Mar 2, 2016
Historian Michael Brenner talk "Return to a Strange Country: German-Jewish Intellectuals in Postwar Germany"
Thursday, March 10 at 4:00 p.m. in GAR 4.100
Wed, Mar 2, 2016
for service to Schusterman Center and strengthening Jewish life at UT
Mon, Feb 15, 2016
Award for best MA thesis about David Rosenmann-Taub
Fri, Feb 5, 2016
last lecture in series The Nazi Olympics
Thu, Jan 14, 2016
first holder of newly created professorship
Thu, Nov 12, 2015
Mon, Nov 9, 2015
Fri, Oct 2, 2015
Jonathan Kaplan publishes 'My Perfect One: Typology and Early Rabbinic Interpretation of Song of Songs'
Tue, Sep 15, 2015
Assistant Professor Jonathan Kaplan (Department of Middle Eastern Studies) has written "the first systematic treatment of early rabbinic (Tannaitic) interpretation of the Song of Songs."
Tue, Sep 8, 2015
Professor Davida Charney (Department of Rhetoric and Writing) explores first-person psalms in her latest book.
Fri, Jun 5, 2015
Ms. Maidenberg and Mr. McNitzky won the Henry Weiss Award for Achievement in Jewish Studies for their senior theses.
Thu, Jun 4, 2015
Ms. Shay won the David M. Rosenberg Award for Achievement in Jewish Studies for her thesis on Jewish educational philanthropy in Argentina and Palestine.
Thu, May 21, 2015
Dr. Abzug received an Outstanding Advising Certificate of Merit from NACADA: The Global Community for Academic Advising.
Thu, May 14, 2015
Itizk Gottesman’s Yiddish language class visited Yiddish-speaking residents at Austin’s Brookdale Senior Living Facility.
Mon, Mar 2, 2015
The Silver Spurs Alumni Association honored Dr. Abzug with the award.
Wed, Feb 18, 2015
The study of Jewish Latin America provides an opportunity for intellectual exploration and, for many, self-reflection as well.
Professor Emeritus Seth L. Wolitz publishes Yiddish Modernism: Studies in Twentieth-Century Eastern European Jewish Culture (Slavica Publishers, Indiana University, 2014)
Tue, Nov 11, 2014
Wolitz's book includes 25 articles spanning over three decades of research.
Fri, Mar 28, 2014
Daily Texan reporter Natalie Sullivan has the scoop on the language course's disappearance and reinstatement, and why Yiddish matters.
Thu, Jan 16, 2014
Founding Director Robert H. Abzug and Acting Director Naomi Lindstrom stand with UT President William Powers in opposing all academic boycotts.