Department of History
Miriam Sanua-Dalin
Columbia University 

Areas of Expertise
American Jewish History and Culture
US Higher Education
Immigration and Ethnicity
Modern Jewish History (Europe and the Middle East)
Sephardic Studies

faculty photo Dr. Sanua-Dalin specializes in Jewish history with an emphasis on the United States. Her publications include Here's to Our Fraternity: One Hundred Years of Zeta Beta Tau, 1898-1998 (University Press of New England, 1998). Her revised dissertation, Going Greek: Jewish College Fraternities in the US, 1895-1945 was published by Wayne State University Press in Spring 2003. Her articles and book reviews have appeared in American Jewish History, American Jewish Archives, Journal of American Ethnic History, the YIVO Annual, and the Religious Studies Review. Dr. Sanua-Dalin also did graduate work at the Hebrew University in Jerusalem and has studied at the YIVO Institute/Columbia University Uriel Weinreich Summer Program in Yiddish Language, Literature and Culture which is given in New York each year.

Undergraduate Courses
  • United States History to 1877
  • U.S. History Since 1877
  • American Jewish History
  • History of Zionism and the State of Israel
  • The Jews of Spain and the Middle East
  • History of Civilization 1



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