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2020 Contest Winners: “The Best Undergraduate Paper in Jewish Studies” and “The Miriam Halachmi Prize for Excellence in Modern Hebrew”

Posted by on Tuesday, May 5, 2020 in Events, featured, Uncategorized.

The Best Undergraduate Paper in Jewish Studies

1st place: Jake Nicastro, “The Changing Southern Jewish Lifestyle in Virginia” (submission from JS 2230W, “American Jews in Southern Life and Literature,” taught by Adam S. Meyer)

Honorable mention: Carly Stewart, “Anzia Yezireska and the Hollywood Ending” (submission from JS 1111, “Jews and Hollywood,” taught by Judith A. Klass)

The Miriam Halachmi Prize for Excellence in Modern Hebrew

Awarded to Rafael Levin for his outstanding work and contributions in modern Hebrew (for HEB 2202 “Intermediate Hebrew,” taught by Mazalit Haim)

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