Sound the Nation

Tuesday, August 2, 2016, Filene Auditorium at 4:30 pm

When Policy is Personal

Lecture, Tuesday, August 9, 2016, Moore Hall/Filene Auditorium, 4:30 PM

This event is free and open to the public!

Enrollment in Jewish Studies Grows

“Their interest changes over time, but right now many students really want to know more about the modern period,” says Professor Susannah Heschel. (Photo by Robert Gill) See article in the Dartmouth Now

Speaking out against Islamophobia

Susannah Heschel (center) argued that BU has an obligation to denounce Islamophobia. Stephen Prothero and Pamela Lightsey were also on the forum panel. Photos by Cydney Scott

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Preston H. Kelsey Professorship in Religion
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Ehud Z. Benor
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