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Scholarship for the Leo Baeck Institute London

02/26/2015

The Leo Baeck Institute in conjunction with the School of History, Queen Mary, University of London is offering two bursaries tenable for the academic year 2015/2016 for students taking the Leo Baeck Institute MA in European Jewish History.

Pictures from Generals wearing yarmulkes. Does the IDF face a threat of dual authority?

02/19/2015

On February 17, Dr. Stuart Cohen, Ashkelon Academic College, gave a spirited lecture on the recent increasing proportion of 'national religious' Jews in the Israel Defense Force and what this means.

Pictures & Video from How Has the Changing Role of Women in Israel Affected Jewish Orthodox Society?

02/17/2015

Dr. Tova Cohen, Bar-Ilan University, gave a wonderful lecture tracing changes in Israeli society and identifying those that are affecting communities that adhere to a religiously observant Jewish lifestyle, where women have traditionally been excluded from the hegemonic center.

Upcoming Events

Shoah Screening

03/01/2015 10:00 AM

Join us for the 30th anniversary screening of Claude Lanzmann's "Shoah".

Jewish Journalism in the US

03/15/2015 02:00 PM

Please join us for a lecture by Sam Freeman, Columbia University Graduate School of Journalism, and others.

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