From the Director

Announcing Internship Opportunities for Jewish Studies Students

January 18, 2018

Part of our reimagining of Jewish Studies at Maryland involves increased communal engagement. To that end, I welcome students--of whatever background or major--interested in working on the not-for-profit Jewish communal sector to consider JWST 386 this Spring.

If you want more information check out or contact Sara Boston at You may also wish to contact Kate Juhl with the Career Center through their website:

Upcoming Events

Thursday, May 23, 2019 - 9:00am
Memorial Chapel 7744 Regents Drive College Park, MD.
You are invited to join us as we recognize and celebrate the graduating class of Spring 2019. Please RSVP: jwst-contact@...


Missed our event with Professor Marcin Wodzinski? Click the links below to read about it in different campus publications! The Diamondback:... Read more

Congratulations to Professor Matthew Suriano (JWST) on receiving the Frank Moore Cross prize for his book Death in the Hebrew Bible (Oxford, 2018) from the American Schools of Oriental Research. The... Read more