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Faculty Search

The Crown Family Center for Jewish and Israel Studies is searching for a Full Professor in Israel Studies.

2015-16 Jill Stacey Harris Prize Awarded

Sophomore Adina Goldman won for her essay "From Beyond the Curtain: The Living, the Lively Dead, and Unstable Boundaries in the Talmudic Graveyard," which she wrote in Professor Wimpfheimer's Talmud class.

Professor Barry Wimpfheimer becomes Weinberg College's first professor to offer a MOOC

Barry Wimpfheimer and Sarah Wolf created this Massive Open Online Course called “The Talmud: A Methodological Introduction,” the first MOOC ever offered on the Talmud.


NU Israeli Film Club: Late Marriage

Thursday, October 13, 5:00 PM

Allan and Norma Harris Day of Study

Sunday, October 30, 10:30 AM
Enjoy a morning of education and study with faculty from The Crown Family Center for Jewish and Israel Studies at Northwestern
Acclaimed Israeli author, Meir Shalev, is this year's guest speaker for the Renée and Lester Crown Speaker Series.