CERTIFICATE IN JEWISH AND ISRAEL STUDIES
2015—2016

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The Center for Jewish Studies offers interdisciplinary courses in Jewish and Israel Studies. All courses (required and elective) are counted towards the Certificate in Jewish and Israel Studies. The Center for Jewish Studies courses  and workshops are taught by its core and affiliated faculty, as well as by distinguished visitors and scholars including film directors, and internationally acclaimed writers and artists. The Center for Jewish Studies offers an innovative Hebrew program based on a unique model of incorporating language skills with cultural events and  all Hebrew courses are counted towards the Israeli track in the Certificate for Jewish and Israel Studies. In addition, The Center for Jewish Studies offers to the Wesleyan and the general community rich and innovative events and series linked to other departments, programs and colleges at Wesleyan University. Among them, the annual fall series Contemporary Israeli Voices, the annual spring series, The Ring Family Wesleyan University Israeli Film Festival, The annual Samuel and Dorothy Frankel Memorial lecture, the annual Jeremy Zwelling lecture and the new series in Jewish Cultures of the World. To be engaged with the larger Wesleyan community, The Center for Jewish Studies sponsors Weseminars presented by its faculty. The Center has a webpage and a blog (www.wesleyan.edu/cjs)