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News & Events

The Texas Holocaust and Genocide Commission actively develops, hosts, and promotes programs related to genocide education. The THGC partners with Texas institutions to make Holocaust and genocide education resources available to the public.

The Latest News

November
14

Former Commissioner and Wife Share Their Love of Collecting

The Austin American-Statesman interviewed former commissioner Gregg Philipson and his wife, Michelle, this month. Read on to learn more about their passion for preserving history, and their work to ensure that we remember the victims of the Holocaust.

October
10

2017 THGC Grant Application Period Open

Attention all permanent non-profits headquartered in the state of Texas: the 2017 THGC Grant application period is now open!

July
11

2017 THGC Grant Coming Soon

The application period for the 2017 THGC grant will open soon--if you represent a permanent Texas non-profit organization, we want you to apply!

April
7

2016 THGC Video Contest Results Announced

The Texas Holocaust and Genocide Commission is pleased to announce the winners of the 2016 student video contest!

Upcoming Events

Do Not Say They Cannot Hear Us: THGC Workshop on Teaching the Holocaust and Genocides-PITTSBURG

September 12, 2017
Location: Region 8 Education Service Center
Time: 9:00 am – 4:00 pm

“Do Not Say They Cannot Hear Us”: THGC Interdisciplinary Workshop on Teaching the Holocaust and Genocides

Do Not Say They Cannot Hear Us: THGC Workshop on Teaching the Holocaust and Genocides-KILGORE

September 14, 2017
Location: Region 7 Education Service Center
Time: 9:00 am – 4:00 pm

“Do Not Say They Cannot Hear Us”: THGC Interdisciplinary Workshop on Teaching the Holocaust and Genocides

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