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Judaic Studies Program Celebrates Twentieth Anniversary with Speaker Series

UT’s Fern and Manfred Steinfeld Program in Judaic Studies is celebrating its twentieth anniversary this year with four speakers who will discuss Judaism and Israel from antiquity to the modern world. The first speaker, Daniel Boyarin of the University of California, Berkeley, will discuss “Josephus Without Judaism” at 7:00 p.m. Thursday, October 24, in the McClung Museum auditorium.

Expert on Evolution, Climate Change to Speak at UT

Eugenie Scott, executive director of the National Center for Science Education, will be giving lectures on November 13 and 14 as part of the Department of Anthropology’s annual capstone courses. Her first lecture, “In the Beginning,” will be at 6:00 p.m. on November 13 in the McClung Museum lecture hall, and is free and open to the public.