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Interview with Dean Kohn

Dr. Shira Kohn is associate dean of graduate and undergraduate studies at JTS. If you want to learn more including what courses she teaches and what else she is working on, go to: http://www.jtsa.edu/List_College_(Undergraduate)/About_List_College/Deans_Office_at_List_College.xml What drew you to Jewish History? I grew up in a family that loved history; my father considered himself a historian of…

firstyearspotlight

First-Year Spotlight: Marc Hersch & Elena Caminer

Marc Hersch List College / Columbia ’18 Intended majors: Bible and English or Philosophy Hometown: Scarsdale, NY Current Schedule: First Year Seminar: “Crime and Punishment in the Bible and Beyond” Calculus II Hebrew List 101 University Writing Favorite class or professor: I can’t yet identify my favorite class or professor, as I have been exposed to only…

Bush Was Not Consumed

Major Profile: Medieval Studies

JTS offers so many different majors to choose from, it may be scary to have to choose just one! This series will give you some more insight into all of the majors offered at List College through the eyes of current students. We asked Dani Kahn, List College Class of 2015 how she chose her Medieval…