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The Strawberry Girl: An Israeli Stage Production

On Monday, October 22 from 6:00-7:00 PM, Israeli Stage will perform The Strawberry Girl (Konover Auditorium Dodd Research Center). The program is free and open to the public. A reception will follow. [Learn more].

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Antisemitism in Contemporary America with Dr. Tom W. Smith

On Wednesday, November 7, at 5PM, Dr. Tom W. Smith will present Antisemitism in Contemporary America at the Dodd Research Center Konover Auditorium in remembrance of Kristallnacht. [Learn more]

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Spring 2019 Courses in Hebrew and Judaic Studies

It's almost time to register for spring 2019! Find full course listings for Hebrew and Judaic Studies on our course offerings page. [Learn more]

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