The Jewish Studies minor at the University of Richmond invites students to engage in an academic and interdisciplinary study of the historical, religious, artistic, intellectual, and political contributions of Jews from antiquity to modernity.
Ryan McEvoy, '17
Ryan McEvoy, '17, explores different cultures and religions through his classes, research, and study abroad.
Hannah Stein, '18
On and off campus, Hannah Stein, '18, focuses on creating an environment where all feel comfortable and welcome.
Students in a seminar on museum studies are telling the stories of nearly 800 Jews from the Former Soviet Union who immigrated to Richmond during the 1980s and ’90s.
While capturing the stories of Soviet émigrés for a documentary, Shir Bodner, ’12, reconnects with her family’s heritage.