Upcoming Events 

CSI Israel: Mr. Eliot Springer, Israel National Police and the NYPD

Tuesday, February 13, 8 pm, in Glueck 307


The Beren Department of Jewish Studies, the Program in Criminology, and the Center for Israel Studies invite you to a special lecture:

"CSI Israel – The Fight Against Crime and Terror”

The presentation is based on his thirty years of experience in the Israel National Police, Division of Identification and Forensic Science.
Pizza will be served.
RSVP or for more information: Prof. Dan Kimmel (daniel.kimmel@yu.edu) or Prof. Aaron Koller (koller@yu.edu).


Jewish Studies Colloquium: Prof. Ricky Hidary

Monday, February 26, 12 pm
Belfer 515

Professor Ricky Hidary (Revel Graduate School and Stern College), will speak about his new book, Rabbis and Classical Rhetoric: Sophistic Education and Oratory in the Talmud and Midrash (Cambridge University Press, 2017):


“How to Purify a Reptile: Classical Controversiae and the Talmudic Ta Shema Form”

Pizza will be served.
RSVP or for more information: Prof. Aaron Koller (koller@yu.edu).