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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
Tue., Oct. 7, 11 a.m. Explore what constitutes authentic Judaism, and gain a broader understanding of this ancient religion.

Alumni Profile

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In spite of having a bachelor’s degree, Anita Taylor ’86 wasn’t sure what she wanted to do with her life. She found her niche at Oakton.

 

IMPORTANT DATES


November 11
Veterans Day holiday. College closed.

November 19
Registration opens for spring 2015 semester.

November 27, 28
Thanksgiving recess. College closed.

November 29, 30
Thanksgiving recess. No classes; College open.

December 16, 17
Evaluation Days.

December 17
Last day of student attendance.

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

December 19
Grades due.

December 24 - January 4
College closed.

January 12
Faculty return for spring 2015 semester.

January 16
Winterim classes end.

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