• jewish menorah

    Course Spotlight: The Pittsburgh Torah Scrolls Project

     The students in Dr. Rachel Kranson’s “Jews and Judaism: Modern” course researched the histories of ten of the Torah

  • Jerusalem israel

    Pitt In Israel: New Study Abroad Program for Summer 2019

    Students will learn about the politics of archaeology in the "Holy Land" by touring archaeological sites and museums, and will

  • film

    Spectacles Film Series

    Once a month, Spectacles invites religious studies, cultural studies, and film studies enthusiasts to join together and watch a movie

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    Latest Department News

    Our department is always bustling with news from our graduate students, undergraduate students, and faculty.

  • students with ipad

    Digital Humanities Projects

    Browse the project information on The Meyers Excavations Digital Archives Project and Footprints: Jewish Books

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  • jewish menorah

    Course Spotlight: The Pittsburgh Torah Scrolls Project

     The students in Dr. Rachel Kranson’s “Jews and Judaism: Modern” course researched the histories of ten of the Torah Scrolls that can be found in the Pittsburgh area. 

  • Jerusalem israel

    Pitt In Israel: New Study Abroad Program for Summer 2019

    Students will learn about the politics of archaeology in the "Holy Land" by touring archaeological sites and museums, and will include excursions to the Dead Sea and Galilee.

  • film

    Spectacles Film Series

    Once a month, Spectacles invites religious studies, cultural studies, and film studies enthusiasts to join together and watch a movie with religious themes

  • cathedral view

    Latest Department News

    Our department is always bustling with news from our graduate students, undergraduate students, and faculty.

  • students with ipad

    Digital Humanities Projects

    Browse the project information on The Meyers Excavations Digital Archives Project and Footprints: Jewish Books Through Time and Place.