Community Engagement | The Arizona Center for Judaic Studies

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Our office in the Marshall Building is now open!  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!

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Community Engagement

The Arizona Center for Judaic Studies is a leading source of knowledge!!


We provide an accessable and informed assessment of issues relating to Jews, Israel,
and Judaic Studies.  We do this thorugh our academic programs, public lectures and
events, and online resources. Judaic Studies hosts nearly two dozen events every year.
ALL are live-streamed on Facebook and YouTube. Additionally, we host several special
lectures online covering current events with leading scholars from around the world.

Stay in touch.  Sign up to get emails, postcards, newsletters, and social media notifications with information regarding Center news, class info, up coming lectures, and special events.

Stay informed.  Take clases, join us for our public lectures and special events to get expert analysis on current events in Israel, recent archaeological finds, and current research on Modern Judaism.

Join the conversation.  Friend us on Facebook, subscribe to our YouTube channel, or follow us on Twitter to engage our experts and expand your knowledge.