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Bronfman Center for Jewish Communal Innovation

 Collection — other: 1
Identifier: 06-MWalB00382A

Scope and Contents

This collection contains materials from 2007-2008. These documents detail the progam creation and application process, as well as the final selection.


  • 2007-2008
  • Majority of material found in 2007-2008
  • Other: Date acquired: 2008-07-01


Conditions Governing Access

Application and search materials are restricted. Contact University Archivist for further information.   Access to the collection is in accordance with the policies of the Robert D. Farber University Archives & Special Collections Department, Brandeis University. Please contact the department for more information.

Conditions Governing Use

Requests to reproduce or publish material from the collection should be directed to the Robert D. Farber University Archives & Special Collections Department, Brandeis University.

Biographical / Historical

The Charles Bronfman Chair for Jewish Communal Innovation was a Visiting Chair established by the Hornstein Center in 2007. The visiting scholar was required to research and write a book on their proposed topic, as well as teach one class a semester. The initial program drew over 200 applicants, of whom five finalists participated in a public symposium of their ideas.


1.00 Linear Feet

0.50 Cubic Feet

Language of Materials

English, Old (ca.450-1100)


For more information about each series, please consult the series descriptions in the box and folder listings.

Source of Acquisition

Transferred by Prof. Jonathan Sarna in July 2008.

Other Descriptive Information

Addenda to this collection may not be listed in the finding aid, but may be available for research use. Please contact us for more information.

Katie Hargrave and Ben Schmidt
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
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Script of description
Code for undetermined script
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Repository Details

Part of the Brandeis University Repository

415 South St.
Waltham MA

About Us

The Robert D. Farber University Archives & Special Collections Department at Brandeis University consists of two collecting units, the University Archives and Special Collections. University Archives documents the history and development of Brandeis University and its faculty, staff, students, and alumni. Special Collections features a broad array of unique primary source materials across a wide range of disciplines that support research, teaching and learning at Brandeis. Learn more about our collections