The Religious Studies Program at the University of Houston and the Program in Jewish Studies at Rice University, in cooperation with the Universität des Saarlandes, Saarbrücken and the Universität Rostock, are organizing an international, interdisciplinary, and interdenominational conferenc
Houston Jewish History Archive's Dr. Joshua Furman recently discussed preserving Jewish items after Hurricane Harvey and his favorite item in the collection on Tablet Magazine's Unorthodox podcast.
On Friday, May 10, The Program in Jewish Studies awarded the 2019 Morris and Shirley Rapoport Award in Jewish Studies to graduating seniors Katherine Webber and Chloe Wilson.
On April 15, students from Dr.
Houston Jewish History Archive Director Josh Furman's recent column published in the Jewish Herald Voice sheds new light on the merger that created Congregation Beth Yeshurun in 1945.