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Welcome to the Department of Jewish Studies

The Department of Jewish Studies is devoted to the history, religion, culture and contributions of the Jewish people and attracts a diverse group of students from many racial and ethnic backgrounds. The department offers a bachelor's degree in modern Jewish studies and a minor in Jewish studies.


News & Announcements

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Kitty Millet's New Book

The Victims of Slavery, Colonization and the Holocaust provides a sophisticated investigation into the experience of being exterminated, as felt by victims of the Holocaust.

Rachel Gross Named John & Marcia Goldman Chair

The San Francisco State University Department of Jewish Studies has named Rachel Gross the John & Marcia Goldman Chair in American Jewish Studies.

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Marc Dollinger's "American Jewish History" Named Noteworthy Book

Brandeis University Press: Presenting the American Jewish historical experience from its communal beginnings to the present through documents, photographs and other illustrations.