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Boum reimagines religious exchange in familiar history

By SHELIA HU – 6 years ago

Professor Aomar Boum gave a lecture on Thrusday, Jan. 28 on the partnership between North African Jews and Muslims against French and Nazi German anti-Semitism from 1936-1940. Photo by Sam…

Letter to the Editor: Jonathan Nichols ’17

By JONATHAN NICHOLS – 6 years ago

I feel compelled to address the primary example of ignorant over-sensitivity put forward by Mr. Horowitz in his article in the last issue of the Misc (“Avoiding of­fense prevents honest…

CAAD art collectives explore sound, silence

By CONNOR MCILWAIN AND YIFAN WANG – 6 years ago

courtesy of Tom Pacio Between the steady din of the Re­treat and the (usually) uninter­rupted silence of the library, sound, and the absence of it, is all around us at…

Jewish scholar re-examines Holocaust survivor videos

By RHYS JOHNSON – 7 years ago

On Wednesday, Feb. 18, Professor and Chair of Jewish Studies at Rutgers University Jeffrey Shandler delivered the annual Dr. Maurice Sitomer Lecture, entitled “Seeing As Believing: Watching Videotaped Interviews with…

Post office retirees reflect on past, future of mailroom

By CHRIS GONZALEZ – 7 years ago

The campus mailroom works like a well-oiled machine. It’s constantly circulating a myriad of documents ranging from admission applications and health forms to issues of The Poughkeepsie Journal and an…