Welcome to the Jewish Studies Program
READ OUR WINTER 2013 NEWSLETTER HERE.
Check out our COMMUNITY OUTREACH page for more information about our 2012-2013 SQUIRREL HILL PROJECT and watch videos of lectures.
News & EVENTS
SPRING TERM REGISTRATION: Click here for a list of Spring 2014 JS courses that you can download and print.
HALPERN AWARD: Accepting applications through February 28, 2014 for projects in Summer 2014 or Academic year 2014-2015. For undergraduates in the Dietrich School of Arts and Sciences at Pitt. For more details, click here.
Friday November 1, 12-1:30 pm
READING and Discussion with JEFF HALPER, Israeli Anthropologist and cofounder of Israeli Cmmittee Against House Demolitions,
from his book: An Israeli in Palestine.
English Department, 501 CL.
November 8-10: Commemorating and examining Kristallnacht and the Holocaust:
Friday November 8, 2-3:30 pm:
ANNUAL KRISTALLNACHT COMMEMORATION
ROBERT SKLOOT (U. Wisconsin) will speak on
"Kristallnacht as Prelude to Genocide."
Cathedral of Learning, Room 208B.
Saturday November 9, 8 pm:
STAGED READING OF "IF THE WHOLE BODY DIES"
a new play about Raphael Lemkin by Robert Skloot
followed by Q&A with the author
Charity Randell Theatre/Stephen Foster Memorial
Sunday November 10, 9 am -3:30 pm:
ALL DAY CONFERENCE ON "CULTURAL ARTS OF THE HOLOCAUST"
Cosponsored with Holocaust Center of Pittsburgh