Jewish Studies

Alli Ginsburg '16:


Rachel Garrity '16:


Bashia Oudmayer '15:


Emily McCachren '15:

Mason Sklut '14 and Diana Abrahams '14:

Sarah Beese '13, Melissa Kansky '13, and Eva Yaffe '13:


Department News

Claussen publishes translation of 19th century Jewish text

Religious Studies Professor Geoffrey Claussen's new translation appears in a volume published by Brandeis University Press.

Elon University to commemorate Holocaust Remembrance Day on April 12

Thursday’s events include a conversation with two local Holocaust survivors and a film screening, a Ceremony of Remembrance, Reading of the Names, and Remembrance and Resistance - Theatrical Readings and a Discussion.

Claussen publishes on Eastern European Jewish moral education

Religious Studies Professor Geoffrey Claussen's new article appears in the journal Polin.

Major gift to endow scholarship, deepen funding for Jewish studies

Elon Trustee and parent Eric Sklut and his wife, Lori Sklut, of Charlotte, North Carolina, will help bring outstanding students to the university and strengthen funding for a Jewish studies professorship.

Claussen presents on Jewish depictions of the vulnerable stranger

Religious Studies Professor Geoffrey Claussen presented at the 2017 American Academy of Religion Annual Meeting in Boston.