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Apr
20
9:00 AM09:00

GENOCIDE AWARENESS WEEK - Focus on the Holocaust

SCOTTSDALE COMMUNITY COLLEGE - 5th ANNUAL GENOCIDE AWARENESS WEEK

THURSDAY 4/20

9:00am

Two Among the Righteous Few: A Story of Courage in the Holocaust
Marty Brounstein  [BIO]
Speaker and Author

10:30am

The Looting of Holocaust-Era Jewish Assets: Unfinished Justice
Dr. Daniel Kadden  [BIO]
Executive Director, Interfaith Works

12:00pm

Silent Heroes during the Holocaust
Christine Raack  [BIO]
Faculty, South Mountain Community College

1:30pm

Anti-Jewish violence in postwar Poland, 1945-46
Anna Cichopek-Gajraj [BIO]
Assistant Professor, Arizona State University

3:30pm

1936 Olympics - Panel Discussion
Mediator: Kim Klett  [BIO] 
English Teacher, Mesa Public Schools

Panelists:
Dr. Daniel Kadden
Executive Director, Interfaith Works

Walter Lamm
Survivor,

6:30pm

Tainted Games: Politics, Persecution and Pageantry at the 1936 Berlin Olympics
Dr. David Large  [BIO]
Senior Fellow, Institute of European Studies, University of California, Berkeley

http://www.scottsdalecc.edu/promo/genocide-awareness-week-2017  

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Then They Came for Us Exhibit
Mar
29
to Apr 1

Then They Came for Us Exhibit

  • Chandler-Gilbert Community College (map)
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Exhibit: They Came For Us - Exploring three distinct events; the Holocaust, the treatment of Black people in Europe, and the domestic struggle for civil rights.
Tue Mar 29 Speaker: Valerie Foster - educator and author on Conversations with a Holocaust Survivor
Wed Mar 30 Exhibit: Holocaust-era Rail Car - Survivors in their own words with George Kalman, Holocaust Survivor
Thu Mar 31 Speaker: Helen Weisman, painter and daughter of Holocaust survivors
(Chandler-Gilbert Community College, East Valley JCC and City of Chandler)

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Apr
19
3:00 PM15:00

Annual Yom HaShoah Commemoration

The entire greater Phoenix Jewish community is invited to our Annual Yom HaShoah Commemoration.

The commemoration will include Procession of Survivors, Jewish War Veterans Honor Guard, Lighting of Memorial Candles, Four Choirs, Shofar Zahkor Award presentation. Keynote Speaker: Scottsdale Mayor Jim Lane. Entire community and guests invited.

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