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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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call for papers

While we have received many exciting abstracts for the 44th Annual Scholars’ Conference, “Remembering for the Future: Armenia, Auschwitz and Beyond,” we have also had numerous requests to extend the deadline for our CALL FOR PAPERS.  Thus, it was decided to extend it for everyone. The new Deadline is Wednesday, December 4, 2013.    Date:  [...]

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Saul Kagan Fellowships in Holocaust Studies

see this link for information on scholarships and fellowships for graduate students in Holocaust studies. http://fellowships.claimscon.org/

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FELLOWSHIPS AVAILABLE FOR POSTDOCTORAL AND PH.D. SCHOLARS

The Conference on Jewish Material Claims Against Germany (Claims Conference) is offering a limited number of fellowships for Ph.D. and Post Doctoral Candidates Conducting Research on the Holocaust The application deadline is January 6, 2014 for the academic year of 2014-2015. Maximum Award Amount: $20,000 Per Year The Saul Kagan Claims Conference Fellowship for Advanced Shoah [...]

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2014 Holocaust Art and Writing Contests

The topic for this coming school year is “The Holocaust Remembered: What have we learned?” and the deadline will be April 4, 2014.  More details to follow.

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Lydia May Memorial Holocaust Writing Contest

Here are the winners of the Lydia May Memorial Holocaust Writing Contest: Division I 1st place – Leah Stewart 2nd place – Eliot Marotta Division II 1st place– Maria Auricchio 2nd place – Mikaela Hadaway … 3rd place – Leah Byrd Honorable Mention – Alexas Turner Honorable Mention – Caitlin Colbert

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