SWIG PROGRAM IN JEWISH STUDIES AND SOCIAL JUSTICE

Swig Program

 

The Swig Program in Jewish Studies and Social Justice minor engages students in both theoretical and practical applications of the meanings of social justice and activism rooted in Jewish traditions.


Jewish Studies and Social Justice Minor

Program Learning Outcomes

  1. Social Justice: Students will explain and apply theoretical and practical applications of social justice and activism rooted in Jewish Traditions.
  2. Social Identities, Intersectionality, and Marginalized Communities: Students will articulate the intersectionality of social identities and in/justice, specifically those of marginalized social groups, using Jewish communities as a window.
  3. Jews and Judaisms: Students will articulate various dimensions of Jewish cultures, histories, politics, philosophies, and/or language.