Vered Jewish Canadian Studies

The Faculty of Arts also offers a minor in Jewish Canadian studies that provides the student with a strong knowledge base in Jewish Canadian studies and includes courses in history, Jewish Canadian literature, religious studies, Yiddish language and culture, for example. The Vered Jewish Canadian Studies Program promotes an understanding of Jewish life, culture, language, literature and history in Canada. The program offers a variety of courses in an interdisciplinary environment with courses in Jewish Canadian culture, history, literature and Yiddish. Courses are open to all students at the University of Ottawa and to members of the community at large.

The Faculty of Arts offers a minor in Jewish Canadian Studies. It provides the student with a strong knowledge base in Jewish Canadian studies and includes courses in history, Jewish Canadian literature, religious studies, Yiddish language and culture, for example.

Support information

Thanks to the generous philanthropic leadership of Sara and the late Zeev Vered of Ottawa, the University has created a Jewish Canadian Studies Endowment Fund in support of the Vered Jewish Canadian Studies Program.

For information on how you can lend your support to the Vered Program, please contact Christine Joannette at 613-562-5800, extension 3429.

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