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Fall 2023

Lunch Seminar: Sept 13: Hindy Najman.

Lunch Seminar: Sept 29: Ishay Rosen-Zvi

Grad Student Network Meeting: Sept 29: a short meeting will follow this lunch seminar, start time 1:45pm, Pettigrew Hall. Also offered on Zoom for anyone out of town.

Lunch Seminar: Oct 25: Jackie Feldman (NOTE: location changed to Carolina Union Room 3205)


Additional events and meetings, including opportunities with the Keohane Visiting Professor, Brett Kaplan, will be announced in January.


Fall cycle grant applications award notifcations sent out on Oct 10 for fall/winter conferences, Jewish language studies and research/travel requests.


Please check back in for updates on the new Student Excellence Awards available to students working in Jewish studies. Note that participation in Center events and the Grad Student Network is a factor in reviewing nominations/applications.


Spring 2024

Check back for additional 2023-24 programming, including opportunities with the Keohane Visiting Professor, Brett Kaplan.

March 20:  Annual Grad Student Network meeting: Career Planning discussion with Brett Kaplan, this year’s Keohane Visiting Professor. Details will be posted in January. Dinner will be served.

Grant applications will be due in Feb/March 2024. Spring cycle details will be announced in November. Includes Dissertation Completion Fellowships, summer stipends, research and travel grants, and Jewish language grants.


Previous Events

Grad Student Network Events Spring 2023:

Annual Event: Career opportunities meeting with alumni: March 1, 2023. (Shown in photo above.)


Grad Student Network Events Spring 2022:

Grad Student Network Lecture/Seminars: April 13, 2022 with Olivia Stewart Lester
Seminar: The Sibylline Oracles: A Case Study in Ancient and Modern Anti-Judaism
Lecture: Ambivalent Appropriation: Apollo in Jewish Texts and Material Culture


Grad Student Network Events Fall 2021:
November 8: Gendering Modern Jewish Thought with Andrea Cooper, Religious Studies

October 29: Social Media and Internet Securing with Irene Newman, grad student, American Studies


Grad Student Network Events Spring 2021:

February 10, 1-2pm: Grant writing workshop with Yaron Shemer and Ruth von Bernuth

March 24, 1-2pm: Graduate student meeting with Noam Pianko.

April 14, 1-2pm: Roundtable discussion with Jewish studies center directors.

April 21: Center Review Committee meeting. April 21.