Students from the course Topics in Maine’s Jewish History will present their research on Jewish experiences in Kennebec County April 22 as part of a series of public programs on Maine’s Jewish history.
Students will present research on a the following topics:
· Waterville’s Fledgling Jewish Community
· Jewish Mothers in Kennebec County
· Dating and Marriage Trends in Small-Town Jewish Communities
· Religious Education in Kennebec County
· Jewish Students at Colby During the Interwar Years The Maine Jewish History Project website
details the research of Colby students and Pulver Family Assistant Professor of Jewish Studies David Freidenreich