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How the Soviet Jew was Made with Sasha Senderovich

​​​​​In his new book, How the Soviet Jew Was Made (Harvard University Press, 2022), Sasha Senderovich offers a close reading of postrevolutionary Russian and Yiddish literature and film that recast…

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UST Pre-Advisement Session

Zoom Recording ID: 98145534213 UUID: ErsXC73CR4Cd3H0BtS2pxA== Meeting Time: 2022-06-16 09:43:10pm

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Bernice Lerner, author of "All the Horrors of War: A Jewish Girl, a British Doctor, and the Liberation of Bergen-Belsen"

Join Bernice Lerner for a discussion of her recent publication, the first book to pair the story of a Holocaust victim with that of a liberator. Lerner has unearthed and interwoven the fascinating…

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The First Woman to Scribe a Torah: Jen Taylor Friedman, Soferet

A November 16, 2021, lecture with Jen Taylor, the first woman ever to complete the writing of a sefer Torah (Torah scroll). As a scribe of religious texts, Taylor gives a historical overview of women…

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The Objects that Remain: The Ethics of Tending to Sacred Objects

An October 27, 2021, panel discussion and Q&A featuring Jane Klinger (she/her/hers), United States Holocaust Memorial Museum; Laura Levitt (she/her/hers), Temple University Department of…

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The Shtetl Kitchen: Ashkenazi Foodways Past and Present

Jeffrey Yoshkowitz and Liz Alpern (co-owners of The Gefilteria and co-authors of The Gefilte Manifesto) host a dynamic discussion on Eastern European Jewish foodways, past and present. Captions are…

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Gender and the (Dis)Continuities of the European Jewish Enlightenment: Hannah Arendt, Lucy S. Dawidowicz, and the New York Intellectuals

Guest speaker Nancy Sinkoff, professor of Jewish Studies and History, as well as the Academic Director of the Allen and Joan Bildner Center for the Study of Jewish Life at Rutgers University,…

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Academic Management Workshop

Zoom Recording ID: 98167577885 UUID: SAn0EKYYQmOZ4tzOMnWa1g== Meeting Time: 2021-10-21 11:14:44pm

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22W Arizona GEOG - micro

Learn about the Winter 2022 Geography micro study abroad program in Arizona from UD Faculty Director Saleem Ali.

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Lerner Virtual Visit 8.24.2021

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Wet_Object_Recovery-SIT_Symposium_2021

This video demonstrates the wet object recovery exercise presented to first-year art conservation students in the Winterthur University of Delaware Program in Art Conservation. The exercise is…

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Choices: Episode 12 Extra - Meg's Career Story

Here is Meg's career story unedited (it was mostly edited out of the episode to save for time). It's a great story especially for those interested in history, museums, costuming, education,…

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Choices: Episode 12 - Interview with UD Alumni & Staff

In this episode, we interview UD alumni and staff members Meg Hutchins, Lukas Emory, and John Cogan. They each share with us their career journeys (Meg's was a bit long, so we are posting a…

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Madrid, Spain

Learn about the semester study abroad program in Madrid, Spain with UD's partner Saint Louis University, Madrid Campus.

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Mental Wellbeing Boosters: What’s your ‘Why’? Fostering Resilience With Purpose

Purpose is that goal or set of goals that matter most to you in your life – that really drive you. In the midst of a challenge, you can come back to your purpose and let it fuel you to keep…

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Building Resilience Through Leveraging Purpose, Emotional Wellbeing, and Community with Dr.Vic Strecher

We can all benefit from improving our emotional wellbeing including emotional intelligence, as individuals and within communities. Being aware that our emotions drive our behavior and recognizing the…

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