September 11, 2018 – from Chicago Tribune
Religious Studies Professor Barry Wimpfheimer interviewed about his new book, The Talmud: A Biography" on the New Books Network podcast
June 12, 2018
Aaron Moldenhauer, a doctoral candidate in Religious Studies, has accepted a position as Assistant Professor of Theology at Concordia University in Wisconsin!
June 11, 2018
Congratulations to Aaron Moldenhauer, who has accepted a position at Concordia University Wisconsin. Kudos to him and his advisor, Christine Helmer. Best of luck in Wisconsin, Aaron!
June 6, 2018
Religious Studies Major, Matthew Griffin, has been selected to present his research at the Undergraduate Research and Arts Exposition (EXPO 2018!) on May 30th.
April 27, 2018
Congratulations to Adina Goldman, Religious Studies Major, who has been awarded an Ertegun scholarship at University of Oxford to pursue a master in Medieval Studies!
April 26, 2018
April 25, 2018
Alumna Maeve Callan, Ph.D., is the author of the most widely-read recent article in The Irish Times: "How England Sought to Turn Colonizing Ireland Into a Crusade"
April 24, 2018
Congratulations to James Hill! He has been selected as a Social Science Research Council Dissertation Proposal Development Program Participant for 2018-2019.
April 24, 2018
See more about the program here: SSRC Dissertation Proposal Development Program
"The Talmud, Personified": In his new ‘biography,’ professor Barry Scott Wimpfheimer argues that the Talmud is more important now than it has ever been
April 12, 2018
Congratulations to Marlon Millner on his Latest OpEd Piece
April 11, 2018
Congratulations to Marlon Millner, a doctoral candidate in Religious Studies, who had an OpEd piece published in the daily newspaper in Memphis, TN about a large Pentecostal Christian denomination and its connection to Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.
Myev Rees, a doctoral candidate in Religious Studies, has accepted a position as a visiting assistant professor at Skidmore College!
April 9, 2018
Congratulations to Myev Rees, who has accepted a visiting assistant professor position for this fall at Skidmore College in Saratoga Springs, New York. Best of Luck to Myev!
April 3, 2018
Matt Smith, a doctoral student in Religious Studies, has published a new article called, "Settler Colonialism and U.S. Home Missions" in the Oxford Encyclopedia of religion.
March 6, 2018
Professor Barry Wimpfheimer's new book, The Talmud: A Biography, has been published by Princeton University Press.
February 21, 2018
February 21, 2018
Sarah Wolf, a doctoral candidate in Religious Studies, has accepted a position as Assistant Professor of Rabbinic Literature at The Jewish Theological Seminary of America (JTS)
February 14, 2018
Congratulations to Sarah Wolf, who has accepted a position as Assistant Professor of Rabbinic Literature at The Jewish Theological Seminary of America (JTS) in New York beginning Fall 2018.
Professor Sarah Dees was named a 2018 Young Scholar in American Religion by the Center for the Study of Religion and American Culture at Indiana University.
February 14, 2018 – from the Center for the Study of Religion & American Culture