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Undergraduate Program

The Jewish Studies program offers a major and a minor in Jewish Studies. Students who major in Jewish Studies take a variety of classes in different departments in the university. Double majors with English, History, Classical Studies, Medieval and Renaissance Studies, and Religious Studies are viable options. A minor in Jewish Studies accompanies any major.

Individuals wishing to major in Jewish Studies will take "Introduction to Jewish Studies" (JWST 330), four semesters of Hebrew language (HEBR 101, 102, 201, 202 [Modern Hebrew] or HEBR 121, 122, 221, 222 [Biblical Hebrew]), and 21 additional hours in Judaica. Individuals wishing to minor in Jewish Studies will take "Introduction to Jewish Studies" (JWST 330) and 15 additional hours in Judaica.

Major Requirements
Minor Requirements

 

JEWISH STUDIES GRADUATES (since 2005)

Jamie M. Tinkle, 2014
Joshua E. Crabtree, 2014
Jared Kerzner, 2014
Courtney J. Wade, 2014
James R. Elliott, 2013
Evan T. Guse, 2013
Nathan T. Worster, 2013
Anurupa Jaiswal, 2013
Oren J. Shatken, 2012
Nathan T. Brooks, 2012
Eve D. Carne, 2012
Christopher C. Endress, 2012
Neil A. Hartje, 2012
John M. Mitchel, 2012
Benjamin M. Teninty, 2012
Max A. Vande Vaarst, 2012
Andrew R. Depue, 2011
Andrew G. Goodwin, 2011
Daye Dawn B. Phillippo, 2011
Elizabeth A. Atlas, 2010
Erin N. Goheen, 2010
Sarah A. Surasky, 2010
Jeffrey B. Hillam, 2009
Nathaniel J. Hornbrook, 2009
Joshua R. Michaels, 2009
Charles W. Foster, 2009
Joshua Abramsohn, 2008
Joshua Frank, 2008
Danielle Benhamou, 2007
Michelle E. Carreon, 2007
Laura A. Mummert, 2007
Dara Hill, 2005
Cory Driver, 2005


OUTSTANDING SENIOR AWARD IN JEWISH STUDIES

Jamie Tinkle, 2014
Joshua Crabtree, 2013
Benjamin Teninty, 2012
Taccarra Burrell, 2011
Erin Goheen, 2010
Jeffrey Hillam, 2009
Joshua Abramsohn, 2008
Joshua Frank, 2007
Michelle Carreon, 2006
Dara Hill, 2005


THE JEROME FRUMKIN SCHOLARSHIP IN JEWISH STUDIES

Adi Ben-Yehoshua, 2014-15
James Elliott, 2012-14
Daye Phillippo, 2011-12



THE EDWARD SIMON B'NAI B'RITH BARZILLAI LODGE NO. 111 ESSAY PRIZE WINNERS IN JEWISH STUDIES

Nicole Fourman, 2014
Peter Kern, 2013
Samantha Richards, 2012
Xue Yu, 2011
Jennifer Oldham, 2010
Rachel A. Ryan, 2009
Ashley Marie Hebda, 2008
Alisha Erin Heavilon, 2007
Allison Baumhart, 2006
Michelle Carreon, 2005
Anya Savikhin, 2004
Dara Hill, 2003
Geoffrey Hadam, 2002
Sarah Raskin, 2001
Barbara Harris, 2000
Jeremiah Peterson, 1999
Cathlin Upton, 1998
Jeremy McGovern, 1997
Len Plotkin, 1996
Nathan Ashton, 1995
Eli Hestermann, 1994
Laura Shumar, 1994
Kenneth Harvey, 1993
Erik Estep, 1992
Stanley Harwood, 1990
Michael Danti, 1989
Rebecca Albrecht, 1989
John Vavroch, Jr., 1988
Gail Beck, 1987
T. Scott Murrell, 1986
Rebecca Rudd, 1985
Rebecca Rudd, 1984
T. Scott Murrell, 1984
John Bradford, 1983