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Jewish Studies

Jewish Studies

For more than 3,000 years, Judaism has shaped history and the world. Explore this ancient culture through Jewish Studies at Oakton and gain a unique perspective on art, history, languages, literature, and more!

Jewish Studies at Oakton offers an 18-credit-hour interdisciplinary academic concentration, as well as public lectures, symposia, and events that educate and challenge all members of our community of learners to be informed, responsible and capable global citizens.

For more information, contact Wendy Maier Sarti, professor of history, and Jewish Studies coordinator, at jewishstudies@oakton.edu or 847.635.1458.

Announcements
Skokie
Thu., Feb. 19, 2 p.m. Discover how this universal image of suffering and salvation continues to permeate Jewish art today. Presented by Nathan Harpaz, Ph.D.

Alumni Profile

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IMPORTANT DATES


March 25
Registration opens for summer 2015.

March 29
Last day to withdraw with a "W" from 16-week courses; Students will receive a grade in all courses in which they are enrolled after March 29.

April 8
Registration opens for fall 2015 semester.

May 14, 15
Evaluation Days.

May 15
Last day of student attendance.

May 18
First summer 2015 interim classes begin.

May 18
Grading Day.
Faculty on campus and available to students at designated times.

May 19
Faculty grading due.

May 19
Commencement.

May 25
Memorial Day holiday, College closed.

June 8
Summer 2015 eight-week session begins.

Full Academic Calendar