Maya Levy

Maya Levy
Mentor: Dr. Jack Kugelmass
Center for Jewish Studies
"History has always fascinated me! I wanted to research the implications of a major social change taking place within the Jewish Palestinian community during the years leading up to World War II. "




Jewish Studies, Holocaust Studies

Research Interests

  • The Holocaust
  • Jewish History
  • Israel

Academic Awards

  • University Scholars, 2014
  • Raff Scholarship, 2014
  • Gerson Jewish Studies Scholarship, 2014


  • History Honors Program

Hobbies and Interests

  • Reading
  • Swimming
  • Traveling
  • Hiking

Research Description

Examining the Ha'Avara Agreement through the Jewish Palestinian Press
My research project aims to examine the social implications of the Ha'Avara Agreement through the inspection of newspaper articles printed through out the course of it's existence.