We're proud of the fine work done by our past students in their graduation projects, and present some of them to you. We invite other graduates to submit their papers to us for inclusion.

  • Eric Bernheimer – Judaism in Albert Einstein’s Life
  • Julia DiBenedetto – Jewish Rappers
  • Leah Mack – Jewish Pirates
  • Noah Hartwick – Synagogue Architecture
  • Rachel Schlow – Jewish Food
  • Rachel Wyetzner – Firsts in the History of Jewish Women
2013-2014
2011-2012
  • Maxx Adlerman
  • Ethan Cantor
  • Adam Cantor
  • Elliott Wailoo
  • Maya Jodidio
  • Michael Meyer
  • Madeline Schmidt
  • Devan Sirota
  • Alyssa Sugarman
2010-2011
2009-2010
  • Zoe A. Sifnakis
  • Alyssa M. O'Neill
  • Alec P. Cantor
  • Rachel Cantor
  • Danielle Laurie Degutz
  • Karley F. Sirota
  • Jessica Weiss
2008-2009
2007-2008
2006-2007
2005-2006
  •  Daniel Bish — The Sunflower
  • Shanna Cole — Jewish Comedians
  • Julia Dougherty — The Origins of Yiddish
  • Rebecca George — The Art of Art Spiegelman
  • Zachary Howard — Anti-Semitic Comedy and the Jews Who Write It
  • Sam Lobel — Jewish Themes in Science Fiction
  • Nicholas Meyer — Creationism and the Big Bang - A Jewish Interpretation
  • Hannah Pawlak — Lovely Lippizaner
  • Sara Pawlak — Chicken Soup for the Jewish Soul
  • Ilea Santiago — Angels
  • Jaclyn Welsh — A Brief History of Jewish Music
  • Courtney Yurecko — Betty Friedan: One Jewish Woman Who Changed the World
  • Jonathan Yurecko — Discrimination & Jewish American Baseball

 

 

2004-2005
2003-2004
  • Simon Liebling — Atheism and Judaism: Baruch Atah Who?
  • Maxwell William Phillips — A Fire From the Flame of Hate
  • Matthew A. Rubenstein — Hello Dalai: When the Jews Met the Buddhists
  • David Farber Stern — Einstein and Politics
  • Michael Philip Sugarman — Murder, Inc: the History of Jewish Organized Crime in America
  • Chava Sharone Vietze — Jerusalem Through the Eyes of Jewish Women Poets
2002-2003
2001-2002
  • Amanda Cohen — All About the Aleph Bet
  • Elsie D. — The Jewish Defense League
  • Shaquede Frank — The Seven Circles of Bat Mitzvah
  • Camille Hutt — The Life of Klezmer Music
  • Lindsay Kessler — The Three Stooges
  • Morgan Reiss — Bar/Bat Mitzvahs
  • Melissa Roderman — The Remarkable Life of Marc Chagall
  • Hannah Bish — Hannah Senesh
  • Mark Goldsmith — Chiune Sugihara: The Savior of Thousands of Jews During the Holocaust
  • Jenny Mintz — The History of Modern Hebrew
  • Max Mintz — What is the Good of Jewish Humor?
2000-2001
1999-2000
  • Adam Benaroya — The Jewish Roots in George Gershwin’s Music
  • Jesse Diener-Bennett — Klezmer: The Musical Melting Pot
  • Marc Howard — German-Jewish Liturgical Music vs. Classical: Two Worlds of Music Meet
  • Michelle Hutt — The Jewish Influence on Broadway
  • Daniel Kent — Leonard Bernstein: Jewish Themes in His Music
  • Rachel Roderman — Emma, Golda and Gloria: A Profile of Three Notable Jewish Women
  • Scott Sarvetnick — An Historical Overview of the Holocaust
  • Jake Weissman — The Biblical Story of Jacob
  • Anna Weltman — The Party of the First Part: The Marx Brothers As Secular Jewish Humorists
  • Ana Benaroya — Art and Artists of the Holocaust
  • Aaron Buchman — The Israeli Conflict in Lebanon
  • Michael Feldman — The Warsaw Ghetto
  • Judith Meer — I. L. Peretz, the Man and His Work
  • Eve Segal — Albert Einstein's Jewish Identity
1998-1999
1997-1998
  • Emily Bisen-Hersh — An Analysis of Jewish Humor
  • David Buchman — Ben Shahn and His Art
  • Karen Hakken — The Jewish-Titanic Connection
  • Jeremy Halper — A History of the Israeli Defense Forces
  • Rebecca Ullman — The B'nai Mitzvot - Their Evolution and Modern Day Relevance
  • Ellen Beth Goldman – The Effect of the Holocaust on My Family
  • Andrea S. – Jewish Foods
  • Julia Scheinbeim – Jewish Weddings
  • David A. Sontag – Jewish Immigration to South America and Jewish Life in Argentina
  • Nora H. Weinberg – Holocaust Poetry
  • Eve E. Weissman – Reflections on Women in the Bible
1996-1997
1995-1996
  • Jennie Bouwman
  • Maris Callahan
  • Rachel Davison
  • Jessica Leventhal
  • Joel Bernanke — The Life of the Second Temple
  • Makella A. Craelius — God:  A Worldwide Dilemma
  • Adam J. Feldman — I.L. Peretz
  • Cynthia Katz — Kibbutzim
  • Daniel W. MintzKlezmer:  A Link to my Heritage
  • Laura-Jean Mintz — Israeli Dance and Culture
  • Lee Scheinbeim — The Origins of Hebrew
  • Laura Sontag — Jewish Folklore
1994-1995