Yearning for the Messiah

Honors Program Presents International Conference on Messianism on April 3 Throughout the ages, Jews have dreamt of the coming of the Messiah. This yearning for the arrival of a redemptive age, included by some Jewish thinkers as a tenet of faith, served as a beacon of hope in times of crisis and led to many remarkable […]

Dr. Jeffrey Gurock

Harlem's Jewish Past

Jeffrey Gurock Featured on BBC’s One Block in Harlem Documentary Around the world the name Harlem is synonymous with people’s knowledge of the black experience in America – it means ghetto, cultural achievement, political activism and impoverished despair. But in the last decade the area has been going through dramatic changes. First, former President, Bill Clinton, […]