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Dayton Holocaust Blog

Annual Yon haShoah Commemoration

Everyone is invited to the Jewish community’s annual commemoration of Yom haShoah (Holocaust Memorial Day) at Beth Abraham Synagogue on Sunday, April 12, 3-6 PM.  Art from the Max May Memorial Holocaust Art Contest will be on exhibit from 3 to 4, and the commemoration ceremony starts at 4 PM.  The speaker is Holocaust survivor […]

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“Amnesia” event at Sinclair

Please join us for an upcoming performance at Sinclair Community College on March 17, by Ariel Luckey.  It’s called “Amnesia” and is about the experiences of Jewish immigrants and refugees who came to America in the Nazi era and before.  See this website: http://www.arielluckey.com/projects/amnesia/ The Sinclair event is at 12:30 PM on March 17 in […]

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new Auschwitz video

only 15 minutes; high quality; good for classroom use.

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Summer Fellowships for Teachers

The Holocaust Museum in Washington is now accepting scholarship applications for its summer fellowship program. http://www.ushmm.org/…/pr…/museum-teacher-fellowship-program

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Saul Kagan Fellowships announcement

and for those who might be looking for opportunities in higher education, or if you know someone who is: http://fellowships.claimscon.org/

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new Holocaust curriculum for teachers

new and very comprehensive curriculum from the Holocaust Educational Trust – it’s British, but certainly appropriate for American classrooms too. http://www.het.org.uk/

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fellowship announcement

A fellowship application announcement from the Saul Kagan Fellowship in Advanced Shoah Studies http://fellowships.claimscon.org/

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Sinclair Dedicates Work by Winner of Max May Memorial Holocaust Art Contest

http://sinclair.edu/news/sinclair-dedicates-work-by-winner-of-max-may-memorial-holocaust-art-contest

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Here’s a book notice from the *Writing the Holocaust* Blog:

Dear Colleagues, I would like to call your attention to the current feature at Writing the Holocaust, which focuses on Marked: Poems of the Holocaust (NYQ Books, 2014), Stephen Herz’s stunning new book. This feature includes two complete poems, “Morgen Früh” and “Whatever You Can Carry”) and a substantial excerpt from “Shots,” Herz’s masterwork that […]

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“Video Toolbox”

New “video toolbox” for teachers from Yad vaShem in Jerusalem.  Teachers, check it out. http://www.yadvashem.org/yv/en/education/video/hevt_about.asp

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