Keeping Yiddish Alive, One Article at a Time
12/5/2013 — Rutgers grad Jordan Kutzik is the modern culture reporter for legendary newspaper, 'The Forward'
New Jersey Jewish News
The Boss and the Bible
11/27/2013 — A course takes Professor Azzan Yadin-Israel to new territory, where the Jersey Shore meets the Promised Land.
Looking at ‘The Boss’ Through a Spiritual Lens
11/7/2013 — Rutgers seminar explores the biblical foundations of Springsteen lyrics
SAS News:For Students Dreading Science Class, a Quantum Leap Forward - Kimberly Syvarth ... was a dedicated humanities student, majoring in Jewish studies, with a passion for probing the underlying meaning of scripture. Last spring, needing a science course to fulfill graduation requirements, she signed up, with some trepidation, for an elective in physics.
The questions matter, not just to the world of jobs, but also to the world of ideas. Nancy Sinkoff, chairwoman of the Jewish studies department at Rutgers, says its master’s, which starts this fall, will position students for jobs but be about inquiry and deep learning. “I would imagine in the museum world, I would want to hire someone with content,” she says hopefully.