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Happy FDOC

August 18, 2021

Happy first day of class and best wishes for the fall 2021 semester! We’re so excited to see everyone again… please keep connected on social media or join our email lists for updates on JWST classes, our online and in-person … Continued

Fall 2021 Newsletter

August 10, 2021

Our fall 2021 newsletter is now available, featuring career exploration for graduate students, key points from the Center’s formal review, our plans for the return to campus, and faculty and student updates. If you’d like to join our mailing list … Continued

Now Hiring: Interns [Undergrad and Grad Students]

August 9, 2021

Internships for Carolina Undergrads and Grad Students   The Carolina Center for Jewish Studies is accepting applications for paid, undergraduate and graduate student internships for the 2021-2022 academic year.   Established in 2003, the Carolina Center for Jewish Studies at … Continued

Welcome to Carolina

August 5, 2021

This semester, the Center welcomes two new graduate students to Carolina, recruited with the help of Top Up grants from the Center: Ariadne Tsoulouhas in the department of religious studies and Emily McDonnell in the department of American studies. Also, … Continued

Career Planning for Grad Students

August 5, 2021

Exploring Options: Career Planning   The Center’s affiliated graduate students have been very successful in gaining coveted positions after they complete their Ph.D. programs. Many go on to hold tenure-track faculty positions at peer institutions, while others leave Carolina for … Continued

Jodi Magness: Jerusalem Interview

July 15, 2021

The Center’s Jodi Magness was recently interviewed on WCHL regarding her upcoming book on Jerusalem. Jodi Magness, Kenan Distinguished Professor for Teaching Excellence in Early Judaism at UNC Chapel Hill, talks about her upcoming book on Jerusalem from ancient times … Continued

We’re Hiring: Admin Assistant

July 8, 2021

We’re hiring: Join our small but mighty team! The Center is recruiting for a 20-hour per week admin assistant / accounting tech. Details: https://unc.peopleadmin.com/postings/195485 Established in 2003, the Carolina Center for Jewish Studies at the University of North Carolina at … Continued

Commitment Statement

May 19, 2021

May 2021: In light of current events, the Center has updated and re-committed to the following pledge. Since our founding in 2003, the Center has created student programming and offered dozens of new classes, as well as hosted many community … Continued

Congratulations Class of 2021

May 13, 2021

  So proud of all our graduating students…. including those who have earned the BA in religious studies/Jewish studies, a minor in Jewish studies or Hebrew, and all the many students who have participated in JWST courses and programming. We … Continued