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    Featured Event

    CJS Sukkah Building Party

    Please join the Richard S. Dinner Center for Jewish Studies for our annual sukkah building party.

     

    Featured Event

    Library Booksale!

    It's time for the GIANT ANNUAL LIBRARY BOOKSALE. Outside in front of the library, starting at 10am. 

    Gregory Sterling (PhD, '90), GTU Alumnus of the Year, 2018

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    Dr. Gregory Sterling Named GTU Alumnus of the Year

    The GTU has announced that Gregory E. Sterling (PhD, '90) has been selected as its 2018 Alumnus of the Year. Dr. Sterling is Dean of Yale Divinity School in New Haven, CT, where he also serves as Lillian Claus Professor of New Testament. He will be honored on Saturday, November 17, at the GTU Alumni Reception at the AAR-SBL Annual Meetings in Denver.
    Merissa Nathan Gerson

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    CJS Alum Launches Yom Kippur Campaign Opposing Sexual Violence

    CJS alumna Merissa Nathan Gerson (MA, ’13) is the driving force behind a campaign that encourages Jewish communities to oppose sexual violence and declare that “Consent is a Jewish value.” As part of the “Ken Means Yes” campaign, Jewish communites are encouraged to incorporate a brief reading of a Talmud-based script into services on Yom Kippur.

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    Prospective and Admitted Students Week

    See yourself here!  Try out classes, explore our neighborhood, meet with professors and students, and learn about the admission process here at GTU.

    Featured Event

    A View from the Bench : Closing Artist Roundtable

    A closing artist roundtable for "A View from the Bench" will take place on Thursday, September 20, from 5:30 to 7:30 pm in the GTU Dinner Board Room. The event will include a showing of the film Cruz Reynoso: Sowing the Seeds of Justice with filmmaker Abby Ginzberg in attendance, followed byan artist round table with artists including Malaquias Montoya. All are welcome to attend.

Doug Adams Gallery: Sept 6 - Dec 13, 2018

Gestures to the Divine: Works by Hagit Cohen

Library Gallery, June 19 - Sept. 21, 2018

A View from the Bench

"A View from the Bench" features a selection of drawings by Cruz Reynoso on his case notes while he served on the California State Supreme Court, as well as works by other Chicano artists.
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Groundbreaking Religious Scholarship

The GTU is the most comprehensive center for the graduate study of religion in North America, bringing together scholars of the world’s great religions and wisdom traditions. Discover the more than twenty schools, centers, and affiliates that form this one-of-a-kind union.

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The GTU supports intensive scholarly inquiry and deep personal engagement with religious tradition and practice. Students pursue their interests within a diverse community composed of many smaller communities, in an atmosphere of multi-religious freedom, curiosity, respect, and dialogue.

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Religion Engages the World

Whether your studies involve interreligious topics or in-depth inquiry within a particular tradition, the GTU offers exceptional opportunities for critical and creative scholarship. Through four interdisciplinary departments and more than thirty specific concentrations, our master’s and doctoral programs invite innovative study of religion in a twenty-first century context.

CJS Sukkah Building Party

Please join the Richard S. Dinner Center for Jewish Studies for our annual sukkah building party.

 

Front Courtyard, LeConte Building
12:30pm

A View from the Bench : Closing Artist Roundtable

A closing artist roundtable for "A View from the Bench" will take place on Thursday, September 20, from 5:30 to 7:30 pm in the GTU Dinner Board Room. The event will include a showing of the film Cruz Reynoso: Sowing the Seeds of Justice with filmmaker Abby Ginzberg in attendance,...

Dinner Board Room, Flora Lamson Hewlett Library, 2400 Ridge Road, Berkeley
5:30pm to 7:30pm

Library Booksale!

It's time for the GIANT ANNUAL LIBRARY BOOKSALE. Outside in front of the library, starting at 10am. 

Flora Lamson Hewlett Library
10:00am to 3:00pm