Student Research

2013 Honors Thesis

Mollie Beebe (Shelburne Falls, MA)Teaching Outside the Margins: Sexual Health Education and the Politics of Sexual Shame.

Max Edwards  (Rochester, MN) “Dealing with Desire: The Transformation of Hasidic Asceticism”.

Rebecca Hornstein  (Minneapolis, MN) “When Kashrut is not “Kosher”: The Struggle Over Ethics, Eating and American Jewish Identity Post  Postville”

Sara Sandmel  (Chicago, IL) Bathing Women: Ritualized Bodies, Feminism and Jewish Menstrual Purity.