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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.

Acclaimed Israeli author, Meir Shalev, is this year's guest speaker for the Renée and Lester Crown Speaker Series.

"Israel Story" – Live Podcast

Wednesday, November 16, 7:00 PM
This event is co-sponsored by JCC Chicago.