At 4:30 p.m. on May 1, Steven Weitzman, director of the Herbert D. Katz Center for Advanced Judaic Studies at the University of Pennsylvania, will present, “Genetics and the Search for the Origin of the Jews: On the Challenges of Reading DNA as an Historical Document.”
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February 21, 2017
Lecture by David Stern on March 13 By Krieger School of Arts & Sciences
Join us from noon-1:30 p.m., March 13 for a lecture by David Stern, Harry Starr Professor of Classical and Modern Jewish and Hebrew Literature, Harvard University, titled, “The Topography of the Talmudic Page.” The event will be held in the Smokler Center for Jewish Life, 3109 N. Charles Street.
February 15, 2017
Statement on the Recent U.S. Executive Order By Krieger School of Arts & Sciences
The faculty of the Stulman Program in Jewish Studies at Johns Hopkins University condemn President Trump’s recent executive order banning refugees from the United States indefinitely and pausing immigration from several Muslim-majority countries.
November 30, 2016
Lecture by Dr. Mikhail Krutikov on Feb. 16 By Krieger School of Arts & Sciences
At 5 p.m., Thursday, Feb. 16, Dr. Mikhail Krutikov, University of Michigan, will give the lecture, “Der Nister and Walter Benjamin on Urban Memory an Communist Utopia” in Gilman 479.
October 6, 2016
Dr. Michah Gottlieb Presents, “Spinoza and Solomon” By Krieger School of Arts & Sciences
Join us for a lecture by Dr. Michah Gottlieb, New York University, titled, “Spinoza and Solomon,” on Feb. 20, 2017 at noon. The location is to be announced.
May 3, 2016
Jewish Studies Minor Arielle Kaden Awarded Fulbright Scholarship By Krieger School of Arts & Sciences
The Stulman Program in Jewish Studies is delighted to announce that Arielle Kaden, a Jewish Studies minor, was awarded a Fulbright Young American Journalism Award to Germany. From September 2016 through July 2017, she will live in Berlin. Her project focuses on the resurgence of Jewish life in Berlin post World War II. She aims […]
April 15, 2016
May 4-5: Lavy Colloquium By Krieger School of Arts & Sciences
Join us May 4 and 5, 2016, for the 11th Lavy Colloquium: Israel’s East European Lineages: Russian and Polish Jewish History, Zionism, and Israeli Political Cultures.
April 10, 2016
May 2: Spring 2016 Isaac and Leah M. Potts Memorial Lecture By Krieger School of Arts & Sciences
Join us May 2, 2016, for the Spring 2016 Isaac and Leah M. Potts Memorial Lecture. Gad Freudenthal will be the featured speaker. 4:30 p.m. in the Smokler Center for Jewish Life. Gad Freudenthal was born in Jerusalem in 1944. He studied at the Hebrew University – first mathematics and physics, later also history and philosophy of science. […]
January 3, 2016
Prof. Neta Stahl Awarded National Endowment for the Humanities Fellowship By Krieger School of Arts & Sciences
The Stulman Program in Jewish Studies is delighted to announce that our colleague Neta Stahl wins the coveted National Endowment for the Humanities Fellowship for her project “Conceptions of the Divine in 20th-Century Hebrew Literature.” The Stulman Program extends its heartiest congratulations!
November 13, 2012
Undergrads Curate Exhibit About Post-war Jewish Life in Baltimore By Krieger School of Arts & Sciences
Read the article about Jews on the Move: Baltimore and the Suburban Exodus, 1945–1968, curated in part by Johns Hopkins undergraduates.