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Jewish Experience

The only Jewish and Israel Studies program at a public university in DFW

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We're Jewish and Israel Studies.

We educate students, faculty, and the DFW community about the religion, cultures, and historical experiences of the Jewish people.

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Donations to the program support scholarships, faculty development, library acquisitions, speakers, and other activities.

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Book and Film Libraries

The UNT Jewish and Israel Studies Program has a library of nearly 2000 books and over 300 films.

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Scholarships

The UNT Jewish and Israel Studies Program offers multiple scolarships from seven funds each academic year.

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