Welcome to the Department of Jewish Studies

Welcome to the Department of Jewish Studies

The Department of Jewish Studies is devoted to the study of the history, culture, religion, politics and literature of the Jewish people. Its courses attract 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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Spring 2021 Courses Announced

Monday, November 23 - 3:54 pm

Is the Jewish Deli the New Synagogue?

Rachel B. Gross finds Jewish life flourishing in unconventional institutions, including museums and restaurants.

The Power of DNA, Dolls and Delis

Moment Magazine reviews Rachel Gross's book Beyond the Synagogue.

Events

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Wednesday, March 03, 2021
Blue coffee cup next to notepad and pen on a wooden table
Wednesday, April 07, 2021
Asi Burak
Tuesday, April 20, 2021
Zoom: https://sfsu.zoom.us/j/83729768447?pwd=Q294empUdVRXOHA3emhibC9xQTMxZz09

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