Jewish Studies
7031 Freret Street
Tulane University
New Orleans, LA 70118-5698

Phone: 504-865-5349
Fax: 504-865-5348


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 Past Events for Jewish Studies

School of Liberal Arts Annual Picnic

Sept 29 11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
7031 Freret (Jewish Studies)  

The School of Liberal Arts had its annual end of the year picnic on May 2nd. The Jewish Studies Department attended this event that took place in Dixon Hall. During the picnic, various faculty and staff, including some in the Jewish Studies Department, received awards and earned recognition for their work throughout the year. More details and pictures can be found here.


Senior Celebration

May 17, 2013, 4:30 PM - 5:30 PM, McAlister Auditorium. Click here for more details.

Distinguished Lecturer gives talk

Dr-Joachim-Von-Puttkamer_2Dr. Joachim Von Puttkamer is a doctor, professor, and head of the Imre Kertsz Collegium for the Study of History of Central Europe, University of Jena. He came to Tulane to give a talk on March 4, 2013 about "Poland in 1989: Crisis and Transition."




Jewish Secular Utopias and Dystopias in Israel, America, and Eastern Europe

From Feb. 17 - Feb. 18, the Tulane University Department of Jewish Studies held a conference featuring speakers from all over the world. The Keynote Lecture was by Zeev Sternhell who is a professor at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem. Other speakers included Brian Horowitz, Michael Brenner, Esther Schor, Mark Steinberg, Dmitry Shumsky, William Brumfield, Maya Barzilai, Andrew Sloin, Michael Schlie, Nancy Sinkoff, Jason Dawsey, Taro Tsurumi. Click here for more information.

Tulane University Jewish Studies Dept., 7031 Freret St. New Orleans, LA 70118 (504)-865-5000