Tag Archives: Hebrew

Intensive Elementary Modern Hebrew

HEBR 401
M-F 9:10–12:30pm
Hadar Khazzam-Horovitz

15 credits

Ruth Calderon’s Textual Revolution

Her first Knesset speech became an internet sensation. Find out more about Dr. Ruth Calderon and her textual revolution.
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Elementary Modern Hebrew

HBR 413
MWF 9:30-10:20pm
Hadar Horovitz
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Intermediate Modern Hebrew

HBR 423
M-F 10:30-11:20am
Tovi Romano
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Biblical Hebrew Prose

HEBR 426
MWF 10:30-11:50pm
Gary Martin

האימוץ הישראלי – The Israeli Adoption

Cathy Merchant's account of communicating with her Israeli family in Seattle. A special Hebrew post!
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Elementary Biblical Hebrew II

MWF 10:30-11:50pm, Gary Martin Learn to read the Hebrew Bible! Second course in a sequence.
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Intermediate Modern Hebrew

M-F 10:30-11:20pm, Tovi Romano Develop your reading and conversational skills in modern Hebrew! Second in a sequence.
Hebrew Alphabet

Elementary Modern Hebrew

M-F 9:30-10:20pm, Hadar Horovitz Learn the basics of modern Israeli Hebrew! Second in a sequence.

Fall into Jewish Studies at UW!

Help yourself to our tasty menu of Fall Quarter courses. Art history, literature, and languages take center stage. Handy links included!
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Music and the Power to Connect

Grad student Millicent Haase explores the fusion sound of Gad Elbaz and Alon De Loco.

Hebrew in Song

Professor Naomi Sokoloff's Winter 2012 course explored the history of Israel through popular music.
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Close Encounters with Hebrew: Project Imutz

To enhance their Hebrew language skills, UW students connected with Israelis in the Seattle community.
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Adventures in Israel

Follow Charlotte's travels through Israel — camels, soldiers, volunteering and learning lessons from her students.
Kobi Oz

Israeli Pop Music Trends

A look at a relatively new phenomena — popular Israeli artists singing songs with religious themes and content
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Elementary Modern Hebrew

Modern Israeli Hebrew. Core vocabulary, grammar, conversational text, and oral and written communication. Excerpts from modern Hebrew prose and poetry.
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Friending Israelis?

Given the popularity of Facebook, it’s not surprising that there is a song by Tomer G parodying Facebook
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HEBR 456 Hebrew Poems and Prayers

 Sokoloff MW 2:30-3:50 This course examines modern Hebrew poems side by side with texts from the traditional Jewish liturgy, analyzing how contemporary writers have drawn on classical sources to reflect on matters of faith and the language of religion. Hebrew — an ancient, sacred tongue — has been renewed and revitalized ...
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HEBR 423 Intermediate Modern Hebrew

 Romano Daily 9:30-10:20 Readings of selected texts in modern Hebrew with continuing emphasis on grammar, syntax, composition, and conversation. Third in a sequence of three. Prerequisite: HEBR 422. VLPA
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HEBR 413 Elementary Modern Hebrew

 Horovitz MWF 10:00-11:20 Modern Israeli Hebrew. Core vocabulary, grammar, conversational text, and oral and written communication. Excerpts from modern Hebrew prose and poetry. Third in a sequence of three. Prerequisite: HEBR 412.