Past Events

Date & TimeTitleGroup
May 15, 2018
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
"Water in Israel and the Middle East Transboundary Disputes and Collaborative Solutions"The Crown Family Center for Jewish and Israel Studies
May 7, 2018
7:30 PM - 9:00 PM
"Last Yiddish Heroes: Lost and Found Songs of Soviet Jews during World War II", Philip M. and Ethel Klutznick Lecture in Jewish Civilization:The Crown Family Center for Jewish and Israel Studies
April 24, 2018
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
“Songs of Praise in a Broken World: Leonard Cohen from “Story of Isaac” (1969) to “You Want It Darker” (2016)”, Manfred H. Vogel Memorial Lecture in Judaic StudiesThe Crown Family Center for Jewish and Israel Studies
April 11, 2018
4:30 PM - 5:45 PM
"Israel at 70: Social Fissures, Shared Aspirations"The Crown Family Center for Jewish and Israel Studies
March 18, 2018
11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Allan and Norma Harris Day of Jewish StudyThe Crown Family Center for Jewish and Israel Studies
January 23, 2018
5:00 PM - 6:30 PM
"Dybbuks, Golems, and Messiahs: Alternative Bodies in the Beginning of Hebrew Theatre"The Crown Family Center for Jewish and Israel Studies
November 16, 2017
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
The Renée and Lester Crown Speaker Series: Authors Tova Mirvis and Abigail Pogrebin The Crown Family Center for Jewish and Israel Studies
November 8, 2017
12:45 PM - 2:00 PM
Jewish Studies Faculty and Graduate Student ColloquiumThe Crown Family Center for Jewish and Israel Studies
May 24, 2017
9:30 AM - 4:00 PM
"Water in Israel & The Middle East: Regional Water Sustainability and Resilience" Second Annual SymposiumThe Crown Family Center for Jewish and Israel Studies
May 18, 2017
7:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Philip M. and Ethel Klutznick Lecture in Jewish Civilization “Israel as a Jewish and Democratic State.” The Crown Family Center for Jewish and Israel Studies
April 26, 2017
5:00 PM - 6:30 PM
Manfred H. Vogel Memorial Lecture in Judaic Studies - “The Jewish Encounter with American Freedom: A New Variation on an Old Theme.”The Crown Family Center for Jewish and Israel Studies
March 8, 2017
5:30 PM - 7:00 PM
Ambassador Dennis Ross: Challenges for U.S. Middle East Policy Under the Trump AdministrationFiedler Hillel
November 16, 2016
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Israel Story – live podcastThe Crown Family Center for Jewish and Israel Studies
November 10, 2016
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Renée and Lester Crown Speaker Series The Crown Family Center for Jewish and Israel Studies
October 30, 2016
10:30 AM - 12:15 PM
Allan and Norma Harris Day of StudyThe Crown Family Center for Jewish and Israel Studies
October 16, 2016
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Present PastThe Crown Family Center for Jewish and Israel Studies
October 13, 2016
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
NU Israeli Film Club film showing Late Marriage The Crown Family Center for Jewish and Israel Studies
June 7, 2016
5:00 PM - 6:30 PM
“The Renegade Jew Who Gave Us Modernity” Rebecca Newberger GoldsteinThe Crown Family Center for Jewish and Israel Studies
May 31, 2016
6:30 PM - 9:30 PM
Yona Wallach. Deconstructed through Film.The Crown Family Center for Jewish and Israel Studies
May 24, 2016
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Zero Motivation - film showingThe Crown Family Center for Jewish and Israel Studies
May 23, 2016
5:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Alejandro DujovneDepartment of Spanish and Portuguese
May 19, 2016
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Dept. of Political Science, WCAS International Studies Program, and The Crown Family Center for Jewish and Israeli Studies Present Michael N. Barnett, "The Star and Stripes: A History of the Foreign Policies of American Jews"Department of Political Science
May 18, 2016
1:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Water in the Middle East and IsraelNorthwestern Center for Water Research
April 26, 2016
5:00 PM - 6:30 PM
Anonymous Soldiers: The Struggle for Israel, 1917-1947The Crown Family Center for Jewish and Israel Studies
April 12, 2016
7:30 PM - 8:30 PM
2016 Philip M. and Ethel Klutznick Lecture in Jewish CivilizationThe Crown Family Center for Jewish and Israel Studies
April 1, 2016
Conference on “Tradition, Myth and History: The Power of the Past”Center for Historical Studies
March 31, 2016
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Matisyahu in Concert and ConversationThe Crown Family Center for Jewish and Israel Studies
March 1, 2016
4:30 PM - 6:00 PM
“Jewish American World War II Novels: Young Lions”The Crown Family Center for Jewish and Israel Studies
February 14, 2016
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Allan and Norma Harris Day of Jewish StudyThe Crown Family Center for Jewish and Israel Studies
February 14, 2016
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Allan and Norma Harris Day of Jewish StudyThe Crown Family Center for Jewish and Israel Studies
February 4, 2016
4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
"Cycles of Liturgical Music Reform: What We Can Learn From Debbie Friedman”Bienen School of Music Concerts and Events
January 13, 2016
5:00 PM - 7:30 PM
NU Israeli Film Club presents the Chicago premier of Rabin: In His Own Words The Crown Family Center for Jewish and Israel Studies
November 5, 2015
7:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Chicago Festival of Israeli Cinema screening East Jerusalem, West JerusalemThe Crown Family Center for Jewish and Israel Studies
November 4, 2015
5:00 PM - 6:30 PM
Rabbi Jonathan Sacks "Not in God's Name: Confronting Religious Violence"Fiedler Hillel
October 9, 2015
9:00 AM - 1:00 PM
A Tribute to Israeli Author Sami Michael – Between Baghdad and HaifaThe Crown Family Center for Jewish and Israel Studies
October 8, 2015
9:00 AM - 4:30 PM
Between Baghdad And Haifa: A Tribute to Israeli Author Sami MichaelThe Crown Family Center for Jewish and Israel Studies
October 7, 2015
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Between Baghdad And Haifa: A Tribute to Israeli Author Sami MichaelThe Crown Family Center for Jewish and Israel Studies