Bard-YIVO Institute

The YIVO Institute for Jewish Research offers programs in Brooklyn, New York.

  • Summer Language Program:  Study the Yiddish language and explore the culture of the Ashkenazi Jews.
  • Winter Intersession Programs:  An integrated look at the Ashkenazi Civilization, learn about culture, history, language and literature of East European Jews.

View their website:  YIVO Institute for Jewish Research


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You can also stop by the Jewish Studies office or send an email to JewishStudies@ku.edu for more information on off-campus study opportunities.

For information on study abroad programs in general or scholarships and financial aid, visit the KU Office of Study Abroad.


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KUDOS!

Kudos to Dr. Renee Perelmutter, Associate Professor of Slavic and Jewish Studies at KU! Dr. Perelmutter is the keynote speaker at the first annual Linguistics Symposium at Ohio State University, themed “Language Away from the Homeland.” Dr. Perelmutter’s research interests include Yiddish and Slavic linguistics, (im)politeness, identity construction, and women’s online discourse. More information about the symposium can be found on the osu.edu website.

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