Welcome to the Interdisciplinary Program in Jewish Studies at UK. Our top-notch are excited to meet and work with you! If you are interested in exploring the or signing up for feel free to reach out to Director and Zantker Professor, Sheila Jelen. We regularly offer courses in Hebrew, Yiddish, and Ladino languages; Holocaust history, memory, and representation; Jewish culture, history, and civilization.
Anyone can minor in Jewish Studies, and anyone who officially declares, pursues, and makes good progress toward the minor is eligible to apply to become a . Among other mentoring and benefits, our selected JHFE Scholars receive $4000 a year in scholarship funds.