Jewish Studies in the Spotlight

Samira Mehta is awarded tenure

Oct. 15, 2021

This week, the Jewish Studies faculty voted unanimously in favor of awarding tenure to Samira Mehta and promoting her to the rank of associate professor. The Women and Gender Studies faculty voted similarly last week. Congratulations, Samira!

Eyal Rivlin’s Non-Binary Hebrew Project acknowledged in the broader Jewish and non-Jewish worlds

Sept. 15, 2021

Eyal Rivlin’s Non-Binary Hebrew Project has been acknowledged in the broader Jewish and non-Jewish worlds. The Reform Judaism website: https://reformjudaism.org/blog/7-jewish-endeavors-make-5782-sweet-new-year New York Times: https://www.nytimes.com/2021/09/01/crosswords/gender-language-nonbinary.html The last picture caption in the article mentions Rivlin's project.