Irina Rebrova, Ph.D candidate in the Center for Research of Anti-Semitism at Technical University in Berlin, will be spending the Spring semester at Brandeis as a BGI-HBI scholar-in-residence
Applications are now open for HBI-BGI Scholar-in-Residence program for Fall 2014 and Spring 2015
Victor Vitkin, BGI Executive Director, discussed best practices of the RSJ engagement and shared observations from the field with the attendees of the Funders Summit: Engaging Russian Speaking Jews in Jewish Camp, organized by the Foundation for Jewish Camp in partnership with the Genesis Philanthropy Group
FSU, Germany and Israel fellows reunite in Jerusalem for the Global Teen Fellowship seminar.
BGI Global Teen Fellowship seminar at Sturbridge, MA
BGI Undergraduate fellowship kicks off with a weekend seminar at Southbridge, MA
BGI awards grants to support research projects in multiple disciplines on Russian Jewish experience.
At Home in Russian Jewish Space: a Visual Quest of a Culture
Doctors and Doctrines: Discovering the Role of Religion in Modern Healthcare
Citizens of Nowhere - African Refugees and Asylum Seekers in Modern Day Israel
Red Star Over the Shtetl - Soviet Nostalgia in the Post-Soviet Jewish Culture
Spring Retreat March 1-3, 2013. Sturbridge Host Hotel
A group of Hornstein Students Visits the Jewish Communities in Ukraine
How Do You Jew? - explore what it means to be Jewish. Special guest speaker - Yuri Foreman, World Boxing Champion
Lost & Found project "Doroga" - an experimental, interactive play that explores Russian-Jewish immigrant experience
Gary Shteyngart's visit to Brandeis University was one of the major on-campus events this fall.
Brandeis community and BGI fellows explored the geopolitical situation in the Middle East with Natasha Mozgovaya, chief U.S. correspondent for Haaretz
The Second Volume of "Individual Lives, Common Story" is published by the BGI Fellows
BGI Fellows present a Sino-Judaic Colloquium
BGI Fellows Raise Funds for the Children of Sderot in Israel.
BGI fellows held a Purim Carnival for Russian and Israeli students
The Present Emerges from the Past: Lessons from Ukraine
BGI Fellows organize a full day of volunteering and community service at Rosie's Place Women's Shelter and Family Table Kosher Food Pantry
BGI Fellows create, organize and facilitate a day of learning about Israel and its culture for the entire Brandeis community
Russian-Speaking BIMA and Genesis Alumni reunite at the 2nd annual BGI Retreat.
Russian Jewry: On Crossroads of Times and Civilizations.
BGI Fellows reconnect after the summer at the Fall Shabbaton at Camp Yavneh in New Hampshire.
In The Ukraine BGI Fellows Explore Jewish Past, Present, and Future
BGI Graduation Ceremony
BGI Fellows create and publish a unique scrapbook "Individual Lives, Common Story"
Our Passover by Avraham Eli Tukachinsky '11
Undergraduate Fellows Win the KVN Presidential Award for the Most Intellectual Jokes
BGI Undergraduate Fellows What I Think You Think of Me Spring Retreat Plus
Faces of Babi Yar in Felix Lembersky's' Art: Presence and Absence
Press Release: A New Leader for the Brandeis-Genesis Institute
Russian speaking BIMA and Genesis alumni from Israel, Moscow, St. Petersburg and Kiev came together for a 3 day retreat in the North of Israel at Kibbutz Channaton
Yuri Foreman: World Champion and would be Rabbi speaks at Brandeis to BGI and the Brandeis Community.
BGI Fellows Visit Russian Jewish Community Center Makor
Update on the Distance-Learning Program for Teenagers from Russian-Speaking Jewish Families around the World
BGI Graduate Hornstein Fellows Traveled to Israel and Russia
BGI Graduate Hornstein Fellow Dmitry Levin attends the UJA's The Wall Street Dinner
Brandeis Launches Distance-Learning Program for Teenagers from Russian-Speaking Jewish Families around the World
Differences between Russians and Americans
Fellows attend the 6th Annual Sderot Charity Ball, 2010
Russian-American Jewish Author Lara Vapnyar Discusses "Jews in My House"
Undergraduate Fellows' Community Outreach Projects 2010-11
International Law in Russian Constitutional Justice: A Case Study in Capital Punishment
Undergraduate Fellows Enjoy The KVN Concert by "Pyramid"
BGI Undergraduate Fellows Study, Bond and Sing Together at Fall Retreat
BGI Seeking Applicants for 2011 Undergraduate Fellowship Program
The BGI: Year Two Begins. The Brandeis-Genesis Institute has begun its second full year of operation
The Russian Jewish-Dilemma: BGI Undergraduate Fellows Reflect on the Program's First Year
BGI Undergraduate Fellows Serve Campus, Communities Through 2009-10 Outreach Projects
Eleventh Annual ACT National Post-Secondary Russian Essay Contest in the heritage speaker-level one category
BGI Fellow Nera Lerner assists her grandparents with NY housing voucher program
Brandeis President Jehuda Reinharz Joins Genesis Philanthropy Group Advisory Board
Brandeis-Genesis Institute for Russian Jewry Opening Reception
Julia Rabkin speaks at the Brandeis-Genesis Institute for Russian Jewry Opening Reception
Genesis Philanthropy Group Makes $10.8 Million Grant to Brandeis University
Brandeis University is pleased to announce an exciting new scholarship opportunity for Russian-speaking students who wish to be of service to the Jewish community