News & Events

Faculty Promotions

Congratulations to our faculty members, Mira Balberg (Religious Studies) and David Shyovitz (History) who were both promoted to Associate Professor with tenure.

Professor Shyovitz' Book Published

Congratulations to Professor David Shyovitz, whose first book, "A Remembrance of His Wonders: Nature and the Supernatural in Medieval Ashkenaz" was just published.

2016-17 Jill Stacey Harris Prize Awarded

Congratulations to Senior Alex Duner for his paper “People of the Book: How Media Innovations Shape the Textual Authority of the Talmud,” which was written for Professor Barry Wimpfheimer's Religion course, The Talmud: A Methodological Introduction.

Professor Seeskin's Book Published

Congratulations to Professor Kenneth Seeskin, whose book, "Thinking about the Torah, A Philosopher Reads the Bible," was just published.