Preston Atwood Earns Honors

First, Atwood was awarded the Ida and Isaac Lipton Essay Award for his paper titled, "From Ox Goring to Animal Striking: Law Generalization as Scribal Tendenz in Exodus 21:28-32, 35-36 of the Samaritan Pentateuch."   Second, the Robert and Beverly Natelson Family Scholarship in Jewish Studies.  And finally, the Ida and Isaac Lipton Study Abroad Scholarship, including $1,300 for travel expenses which will be utilized to attend a course on Advanced Greek Reading - Septuagint at Trinity Western University.

Each of these honors is made possible through the George L. Mosse/Laurence A. Weinstein Center for Jewish Studies.

Preston Atwood is a PhD student studying Hebrew Bible.