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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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Twitter forum for Holocaust educators

Teachers who use Twitter: see this note which our director received: Dear Colleagues, Tonight I launched the first Twitter chat focusing on Holocaust education. We had 8 people who joined and I have archived our first chat at the following link: https://storify.com/EmilyAmieWitty/holocaustedchat. If you know anyone who would like to participate, please let them know […]

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New Podcasts at the Air Force Museum

If you are planning to visit our “Prejudice and Memory” exhibit at the Air Force Museum, you can now download to your smart phone a set of brief podcasts (featuring the voice of our director, Renate!) to guide you through the exhibit. More podcasts featuring the voices of local survivors are planned. You must download […]

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Kristallnacht Commemoration at Wright State, November

Wright State’s annual Kristallnacht commemoration is still seven months away, but here’s the information about it; we will make another announcement when the time is closer. On Monday, Nov. 3, 2014 at 7:30pm in E163 of the Student Union, the speaker will be Professor Ashley Fernandes, Associate Professor of Community Health and Pediatrics, WSU’s Medical […]

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Conference announcement from Yad vaShem: We would like to inform you of our upcoming 9th International Conference on Holocaust Education.  The title of the conference is: Through Our Own Lens: Reflecting on the Holocaust from Generation to Generation The conference will be held at Yad Vashem in Jerusalem from July 7-10, 2014. This conference will […]

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announcement from Yad vaShem

Holocaust Museums/Centers, Directors of Education It is with pleasure that we announce the 9th International Conference on Holocaust Education. This conference: Through Our Own Lens: Reflecting on the Holocaust from Generation to Generation will take place at the International School for Holocaust Studies of Yad Vashem on July 7-10, 2014. This conference will bring together […]

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Announcement about an undergraduate program in Holocaust studies in Berlin: We are happy to announce that the application period for the Leo Baeck Summer University 2014 has begun. Please know that we are sending you this email as we understand this is the point of contact for the Dayton Holocaust Resource Center and we’d greatly […]

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