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The College of Arts Sciences


We invite you to join us and take hold of the thread that connects the lives of Jews and their neighbors across centuries and continents, to learn about this bright facet of the human mosaic.

Undergraduate Study

We offer a minor, and provide instruction and specialization in the fields of:

  • Semitic languages
  • Hebrew Bible
  • Medieval and modern Hebrew literature and film
  • Ancient, medieval and modern Jewish history
  • Holocaust Studies
  • Jewish ethnography
  • World Jewish literature
  • Yiddish culture


David M Feldshuh,  Professor

The Jewish Studies program promotes unique connections and unexpected perspectives across disciplines.