Coronavirus Information | The Arizona Center for Judaic Studies

Coronavirus Information

Until further notice, The University of Arizona, in accordance with the guidelines recommended by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, encourages all employees to work remotely. Our office in the Marshall Building is closed to the public, but you can reach The Arizona Center for Judaic Studies, Monday–Friday 8am-4pm, by phone at 520-626-5758 or by emailing either or Jackie Schmidt at  You may reach Martha Castleberry by phone at 520-626-5765 or by emailing  You may reach all faculty members by their email addresses posted on this website. Thank you!

Get COVID-19 updates and information for the University of Arizona community. Also, see SBS resources for continuing instruction and learning.

Coronavirus Information

The Arizona Center for Judaic Studies office staff will be working remotely until further notice according to the CDC guidelines.  We are still available Monday-Friday, 8am - 5pm by email or phone 520-626-5758.  During this period, we will respond as soon as we can to any questions students, faculty and staff may have during this period of the coronavirus COVID-19.  Please be patient as we will answer emails and voicemails remotely at this time.  Please check back to our website for periodic updates and changes.

Students! Please check your emails from your professors regarding transition from in person to online classes during this period.  Additional information will follow shortly with specific details.  To stay up-to-date, please visit our main COVID-19 page.

Spring 2021 Student Checklist

Events & Lectures: During this time, Judaic Studies will host all events and lectures virtually.  Please check our calendars for more information. 

For class information, administrative questions please contact Martha Castleberry,

For questions on Arizona in Israel, lectures, community outreach, please contact Jackie Schmidt, 

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Remember that we are all responsible for our community’s well-being. Be sure that you are taking care of yourself and looking out for your friends and other campus community members. Please also see CDC guidance