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Visiting expert from New England lectures on Jewish history

JESSICA DEBOLD

October 31

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An expert on American Judaism traveled from Boston to New Orleans as a part of Loyola's free public fall Jewish studies lecture. On Wednesday, Oct. 30, Loyola hosted John Sarna, the Joseph H. & Belle R. Braun professor of American Jewish...

Brief: Visiting professor to give lecture on history of Judaism

The Maroon

October 24

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A visiting professor from Boston, Ma., will lecture on "American Jewish History Backwards and Forwards", Wednesday, Oct. 30, Jonathan Sarna, the Joseph H. & Belle R. Braun professor of American Jewish History at Brandeis Univ...

Brief: Jews can now smoke while celebrating the Passover meal

Associate Press

April 4

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JERUSALEM (AP) - Observant Jews in Israel craving a smoke during the weeklong Passover holiday that started at sundown Monday, March 25, can now enjoy a rabbi-approved puff. It's the first time cigarettes have joined the long l...

Brief: Hasidic teenager firebombs neighbor

Maroon Staff

February 9

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WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. (AP) — A Hasidic teenager pleaded guilty Tuesday to assault, averting a trial in an attempted murder case that brought unusual attention to a religious dispute in a Jewish enclave. Shaul Spitzer, 18, accep...

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