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Holocaust Remembrance around the World: Mexico
Holocaust Remembrance around the World: Mexico 11:00am - 12:00pm (1h)
Commemorations
Starts Jun 27, 2021 at 11:00am
Ends Jun 27, 2021 at 12:00pm
Join the Emil A and Jenny Fish Center for Holocaust and Genocide Studies as they tour the globe to meet and highlight those who promise to Never Forget, wherever they are in the world.
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Summer Survivor Speaker Series 2021
Summer Survivor Speaker Series 2021 1:00pm - 2:00pm (1h)
Speaking Engagements
Starts Jun 29, 2021 at 1:00pm
Ends Jun 29, 2021 at 2:00pm
Join the Dallas Holocaust and Human Rights Museum as they virtually feature Marsha Gaswirth, second generation survivor.
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Pride Month: Defying Nazi Persecution
Pride Month: Defying Nazi Persecution 8:30am - 9:00am (30m)
Workshops
Starts Jun 30, 2021 at 8:30am
Ends Jun 30, 2021 at 9:00am
This Pride Month, join the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum and learn about Frieda Belinfante, one of Europe’s first female conductors and a Jewish lesbian, and painter Willem Arondeus, the gay leader of this group of artists turned resisters.
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In My Own Words with Barbara Winton, Daughter of Sir Nicholas Winton
In My Own Words with Barbara Winton, Daughter of Sir Nicholas Winton 11:00am - 12:00pm (1h)
Speaking Engagements
Starts Jun 30, 2021 at 11:00am
Ends Jun 30, 2021 at 12:00pm
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Women in Resistance: Fierce Females
Women in Resistance: Fierce Females 12:00pm - 1:00pm (1h)
Workshops
Starts Jul 1, 2021 at 12:00pm
Ends Jul 1, 2021 at 1:00pm
Women were often at the very heart of resistance during the Holocaust. This Echoes & Reflections webinar explores the lesser-known role of women in their heroic contributions to armed resistance during this dark moment in history.
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Crucial Conversations: Confronting Antisemitism - Global Antisemitism
Crucial Conversations: Confronting Antisemitism - Global Antisemitism 7:00pm - 8:00pm (1h)
Speaking Engagements
Starts Jul 1, 2021 at 7:00pm
Ends Jul 1, 2021 at 8:00pm
Join the Dallas Holocaust and Human Rights Museum for the third session of a four-part series on antisemitism.
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Independence Day
Independence Day All Day
General
Jul 4, 2021 (All Day)
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Teaching the Holocaust, Empowering Students - 3 Part Program
Teaching the Holocaust, Empowering Students - 3 Part Program All Day
Workshops
Jul 5, 2021 (All Day)
Echoes & Reflections' July Three-Part Online Course, Teaching the Holocaust, Empowering Students, will help you prepare to effectively and responsibly teach the lessons of this history and support students in taking action to improve their communities.
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Summer Survivor Speaker Series 2021
Summer Survivor Speaker Series 2021 1:00pm - 2:00pm (1h)
Speaking Engagements
Starts Jul 6, 2021 at 1:00pm
Ends Jul 6, 2021 at 2:00pm
Join the Dallas Holocaust and Human Rights Museum as they virtually feature Mark Jacobs, second generation survivor.
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The Refugee Crisis: Connecting the Past with Today
The Refugee Crisis: Connecting the Past with Today 2:00pm - 3:00pm (1h)
Workshops
Starts Jul 6, 2021 at 2:00pm
Ends Jul 6, 2021 at 3:00pm
This Echoes & Reflections webinar will help educators integrate the topic of refugees into their Holocaust instruction by making connections between the experiences of Jewish refugees during the Holocaust and refugee experiences today.
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Becoming Gustav Metzger (1926-2017): Uncovering the Early Years 1945-1959
Becoming Gustav Metzger (1926-2017): Uncovering the Early Years 1945-1959 11:00am - 12:00pm (1h)
Speaking Engagements
Starts Jul 7, 2021 at 11:00am
Ends Jul 7, 2021 at 12:00pm
This lecture examines the little-known formative years of refugee artist and activist Gustav Metzger, which is for the first time exhibited at Ben Uri Gallery and Museum in London (UK) June 16 – September 17, 2021. These early works chart Metzger’s artistic journey from figuration to abstraction prior to the development of his later radical auto-destructive practice. Metzger was one of 10,000 Jewish children evacuated in 1939 to London as part of the Kindertransport.
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2021 First Person Series: Irene Fogel Weiss
2021 First Person Series: Irene Fogel Weiss 12:00pm - 1:00pm (1h)
Speaking Engagements
Starts Jul 7, 2021 at 12:00pm
Ends Jul 7, 2021 at 1:00pm
Join the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum (USHMM) and Irene for a live conversation to learn what happened to her large family when faced with selection and separation at Auschwitz-Birkenau
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The History of American Jewish Summer Camps
The History of American Jewish Summer Camps 4:00pm - 5:00pm (1h)
Workshops
Starts Jul 8, 2021 at 4:00pm
Ends Jul 8, 2021 at 5:00pm
Every summer, millions of young Americans pack their bags and go to sleep-away camp for weeks or months at a time. Among them are hundreds of thousands of Jewish campers and counselors. Join the Museum of Jewish Heritage for a program exploring the fascinating history of Jewish summer camps, moderated by Rabbi Rick Jacobs, president of the Union for Reform Judaism.
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Reintroducing Morris Katz - Holocaust Survivor, Artist, and American Icon
Reintroducing Morris Katz - Holocaust Survivor, Artist, and American Icon 6:00pm - 7:00pm (1h)
Speaking Engagements
Starts Jul 8, 2021 at 6:00pm
Ends Jul 8, 2021 at 7:00pm
Join 3GNY on Thursday, July 8th, at 6PM CST to celebrate the life and artistic accomplishments of painter Morris Katz - Guinness World Record holder, human rights activist, and immeasurable talent, including a special presentation of his collection of presidential portraits.
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Ten Years after Independence
Ten Years after Independence 9:00am - 10:00am (1h)
Commemorations
Starts Jul 9, 2021 at 9:00am
Ends Jul 9, 2021 at 10:00am
Join the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum and the Simon-Skjodt Center for the Prevention of Genocide for a virtual event to mark the ten-year anniversary of South Sudanese independence and discuss the current risks of mass atrocities that civilians face.
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Holocaust Museum Houston Summer Free Day
Holocaust Museum Houston Summer Free Day 10:00am - 5:00pm (7h)
Exhibits
Starts Jul 10, 2021 at 10:00am
Ends Jul 10, 2021 at 5:00pm
Enjoy free admission and visit Holocaust Museum Houston’s special juried exhibition, Withstand: Latinx Art in Times of Conflict. Free admission also includes entry to the Museum’s Holocaust, Human Rights, Diaries and Samuel Bak galleries.
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Music of the Jewish Diaspora: The Noga Band featuring Avram Pengas
Music of the Jewish Diaspora: The Noga Band featuring Avram Pengas 2:00pm - 3:00pm (1h)
Workshops
Starts Jul 11, 2021 at 2:00pm
Ends Jul 11, 2021 at 3:00pm
Join the Museum of Jewish Heritage and the Center for Traditional Music and Dance for for this summer concert, which will be performed live in the Museum’s Edmond J. Safra Hall.
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Analyzing Propaganda & Teaching Media Literacy
Analyzing Propaganda & Teaching Media Literacy 3:00pm - 4:00pm (1h)
Workshops
Starts Jul 12, 2021 at 3:00pm
Ends Jul 12, 2021 at 4:00pm
In a world of 24/7 media, young people need skills to critically assess the constant influx of information they receive. This Echoes & Reflections webinar examines the Holocaust through the lens of media and propaganda and provides educators the tools to support their students to analyze media in today’s world.
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Lt. David L. Silverman Latin American Institute
Lt. David L. Silverman Latin American Institute All Day (4 days)
Workshops
Starts Jul 13, 2021
Ends Jul 16, 2021
The Silverman Latin American Institute, supported by Lt. David L. Silverman Endowment Fund, will bring together thirty 6th-12th grade educators from Latin America and the United States to study the Holocaust, human rights, and social justice.
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Piecing Together One Family's Holocaust History (Film Screening)
Piecing Together One Family's Holocaust History (Film Screening) All Day
Films
Jul 13, 2021 (All Day)
Register for the discussion and receive complimentary, on-demand access (June 13-27) to watch "The Seven Boxes," a documentary about Dory Sontheimer, a Barcelona woman whose parents escaped Nazi Germany and raised her as a Catholic.
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Summer Survivor Speaker Series 2021
Summer Survivor Speaker Series 2021 1:00pm - 2:00pm (1h)
Speaking Engagements
Starts Jul 13, 2021 at 1:00pm
Ends Jul 13, 2021 at 2:00pm
Join the Dallas Holocaust and Human Rights Museum as they virtually feature Max Glauben, survivor.
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"Mengele: Unmasking the Angel of Death" Book Talk
"Mengele: Unmasking the Angel of Death" Book Talk 1:00pm - 2:00pm (1h)
Workshops
Starts Jul 13, 2021 at 1:00pm
Ends Jul 13, 2021 at 2:00pm
Join the Museum of Jewish Heritage for a program exploring Mengele’s story. David G. Marwell will be in conversation with Andrew Nagorski, an award-winning journalist and author of The Nazi Hunters and 1941: The Year Germany Lost the War.
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Tactics of Resistance - Responding to Hate
Tactics of Resistance - Responding to Hate 4:00pm - 6:00pm (2h)
Workshops
Starts Jul 13, 2021 at 4:00pm
Ends Jul 13, 2021 at 6:00pm
Inspire students by teaching about the 30,000 Jews who fought back during the Holocaust during a Free Online Teacher Training featuring Jewish Partisan Educational Foundation’s Tactics of Resistance Lesson.
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Lt. David L. Silverman Latin American Institute All Day (4 days)
Workshops
Starts Jul 13, 2021
Ends Jul 16, 2021
The Silverman Latin American Institute, supported by Lt. David L. Silverman Endowment Fund, will bring together thirty 6th-12th grade educators from Latin America and the United States to study the Holocaust, human rights, and social justice.
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Comics Take on Hitler and the Nazis
Comics Take on Hitler and the Nazis 8:30am - 9:00am (30m)
Workshops
Starts Jul 14, 2021 at 8:30am
Ends Jul 14, 2021 at 9:00am
Join the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum to learn how artists like Joe Kubert and Art Spiegelman led the industry to shed light on one of the darkest chapters in history.
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Running Toward the Guns: A Conversation with Chanty Jong
Running Toward the Guns: A Conversation with Chanty Jong 10:30am - 12:00pm (1h 30m)
Speaking Engagements
Starts Jul 14, 2021 at 10:30am
Ends Jul 14, 2021 at 12:00pm
Join the Center for Holocaust, Human Rights & Genocide Education (Chhange) for their July Lunch and Learn featuring Chanty Jong. Ms. Jong will join Chhange Executive Director, Dr. Sara Brown, for an interactive discussion about her life and experiences as a child survivor of the Cambodian Genocide.
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Lt. David L. Silverman Latin American Institute All Day (4 days)
Workshops
Starts Jul 13, 2021
Ends Jul 16, 2021
The Silverman Latin American Institute, supported by Lt. David L. Silverman Endowment Fund, will bring together thirty 6th-12th grade educators from Latin America and the United States to study the Holocaust, human rights, and social justice.
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THGC Non-Profit Grant Summer 2021 Cycle Closes
THGC Non-Profit Grant Summer 2021 Cycle Closes All Day
Grants & Contests
Jul 15, 2021 (All Day)
THGC Holocaust Remembrance Week Grant Summer 2021 Cycle Closes
THGC Holocaust Remembrance Week Grant Summer 2021 Cycle Closes All Day
Grants & Contests
Jul 15, 2021 (All Day)
Teacher Workshop: Word Smugglers-A Story of Resistance in the Warsaw Ghetto
Teacher Workshop: Word Smugglers-A Story of Resistance in the Warsaw Ghetto 9:30am - 11:30am (2h)
Workshops
Starts Jul 15, 2021 at 9:30am
Ends Jul 15, 2021 at 11:30am
This two-hour workshop will provide ideas and guidance on incorporating Word Smugglers into middle and high school Social Studies and English/Language Arts curriculum. It will provide historical context for the Nazi invasion and occupation of Poland, the Warsaw Ghetto, and Jewish cultural, spiritual, and armed resistance.
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The Third Generation and the Holocaust in Film
The Third Generation and the Holocaust in Film 1:00pm - 2:00pm (1h)
Workshops
Starts Jul 15, 2021 at 1:00pm
Ends Jul 15, 2021 at 2:00pm
Join the Museum of Jewish Heritage for a discussion with a psychologist and filmmakers from different countries exploring the trauma, resilience, and key questions behind documentary films made by grandchildren of survivors.
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Creating Context for Teaching "Night"
Creating Context for Teaching "Night" 3:00pm - 4:00pm (1h)
Workshops
Starts Jul 15, 2021 at 3:00pm
Ends Jul 15, 2021 at 4:00pm
Discover ways to teach Elie Wiesel’s Night within the larger historical framework of the Holocaust. This Echoes & Reflections webinar guides participants through classroom-ready materials and instructional strategies from Echoes & Reflections to build confidence and capacity for teaching this powerful memoir.
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Several Steps Forward One Backward: Climate Change, Latin America, and Human Rights Resilience
Several Steps Forward One Backward: Climate Change, Latin America, and Human Rights Resilience 6:00pm - 7:00pm (1h)
Speaking Engagements
Starts Jul 15, 2021 at 6:00pm
Ends Jul 15, 2021 at 7:00pm
Join Holocaust Museum Houston for the Lieutenant David L. Silverman Endowed Public Lecture featuring Dr. Rosa Celorio, Associate Dean and Professor for International and Comparative Leagal Studies at the George Washington University Law School.
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Lt. David L. Silverman Latin American Institute All Day (4 days)
Workshops
Starts Jul 13, 2021
Ends Jul 16, 2021
The Silverman Latin American Institute, supported by Lt. David L. Silverman Endowment Fund, will bring together thirty 6th-12th grade educators from Latin America and the United States to study the Holocaust, human rights, and social justice.
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19th Annual Martin & Doris Rosen Summer Symposium
19th Annual Martin & Doris Rosen Summer Symposium All Day
Speaking Engagements
Jul 18, 2021 (All Day)
Appalachian State University’s (ASU) Center for Judaic, Holocaust, and Peace Studies will hold its 19th Annual Martin and Doris Rosen Summer Symposium in the form of a virtual program from July 18-23, 2021.
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How Holocaust Memory is Being De-Judaized (and Why This Should Alarm Us)
How Holocaust Memory is Being De-Judaized (and Why This Should Alarm Us) 4:30pm - 5:45pm (1h 15m)
Workshops
Starts Jul 18, 2021 at 4:30pm
Ends Jul 18, 2021 at 5:45pm
Texas Holocaust and Genocide Commission Director of Education Dr. J.E. Wolfson will be speaking at Congregation Tiferet Israel on the Dell Campus in Austin, Texas at 4:30 PM CST on Sunday, July 18th.
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Summer Survivor Speaker Series 2021
Summer Survivor Speaker Series 2021 1:00pm - 2:00pm (1h)
Speaking Engagements
Starts Jul 20, 2021 at 1:00pm
Ends Jul 20, 2021 at 2:00pm
Join the Dallas Holocaust and Human Rights Museum as they virtually feature Julie Meetal, second generation survivor.
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Stories Survive: Erika Hecht
Stories Survive: Erika Hecht 1:00pm - 2:00pm (1h)
Workshops
Starts Jul 20, 2021 at 1:00pm
Ends Jul 20, 2021 at 2:00pm
Join the Museum of Jewish Heritage for a program exploring Erika Hecht's experiences during the Holocaust and her struggle with identity, reinvention, and resilience. She will be interviewed by the Museum’s Senior Public Programs Producer Ari Goldstein.
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Piecing Together One Family's Holocaust History (Live Discussion)
Piecing Together One Family's Holocaust History (Live Discussion) 6:00pm - 7:30pm (1h 30m)
Films
Starts Jul 20, 2021 at 6:00pm
Ends Jul 20, 2021 at 7:30pm
Join the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum to explore this inspiring true story, and how preserving Holocaust evidence and researching our own family trees can deepen understanding of history.
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New Frontiers of Provenance Research: The Mosse Art Research Initiative (MARI)
New Frontiers of Provenance Research: The Mosse Art Research Initiative (MARI) 11:00am - 12:00pm (1h)
Speaking Engagements
Starts Jul 21, 2021 at 11:00am
Ends Jul 21, 2021 at 12:00pm
MARI is innovative in many ways. For the first time, descendants of victims of Nazi persecution are cooperating with German institutions in a public/private partnership in provenance research. In her presentation, Meike Hoffmann shows the whole range of individual cases with a focus on looted art in private hands as well as explain the key to MARI's success.
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The Olympics and the Holocaust
The Olympics and the Holocaust 12:00pm - 1:00pm (1h)
Workshops
Starts Jul 21, 2021 at 12:00pm
Ends Jul 21, 2021 at 1:00pm
In this Echoes & Reflections webinar, delivered by Sheryl Ochayon Echoes & Reflections Director at Yad Vashem, they will tell stories of Nazi persecution against Jewish, homosexual, Sinti, and other athletes—as well as acts of individual resistance—during the 1936 Berlin Games.
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History Highlights: Holocaust Denial
History Highlights: Holocaust Denial 7:00pm - 8:00pm (1h)
Workshops
Starts Jul 22, 2021 at 7:00pm
Ends Jul 22, 2021 at 8:00pm
Despite being one of the best documented genocides in history, many have attempted to distort facts about the Holocaust or deny that it occurred. Join the Dallas Holocaust and Human Rights Museum for a discussion on Holocaust denial.
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Holocaust Remembrance around the World: South Africa
Holocaust Remembrance around the World: South Africa 11:00am - 12:00pm (1h)
Commemorations
Starts Jul 25, 2021 at 11:00am
Ends Jul 25, 2021 at 12:00pm
Join the Emil A. and Jenny Fish Center for Holocaust and Genocide Studies as they tour the globe to meet and highlight those who promise to Never Forget, wherever they are in the world.
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Candy Brown Holocaust and Human Rights Educator Conference
Candy Brown Holocaust and Human Rights Educator Conference All Day (5 days)
Workshops
Starts Jul 26, 2021
Ends Jul 30, 2021
Join the Dallas Holocaust and Human Rights Museum education staff and world-renowned educational organizations for an educator conference covering the Holocaust and human rights-related topics.
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Candy Brown Holocaust and Human Rights Educator Conference All Day (5 days)
Workshops
Starts Jul 26, 2021
Ends Jul 30, 2021
Join the Dallas Holocaust and Human Rights Museum education staff and world-renowned educational organizations for an educator conference covering the Holocaust and human rights-related topics.
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Legacies: Judy Heumann
Legacies: Judy Heumann 1:00pm - 2:00pm (1h)
Workshops
Starts Jul 27, 2021 at 1:00pm
Ends Jul 27, 2021 at 2:00pm
Join Judy Heumann for a conversation with Bill Abrams, President of Trickle Up and former President of New York Times Television, about her family background in the Holocaust, her new memoir, and her remarkable career fighting to forge a society in which we all belong.
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Summer Survivor Speaker Series 2021
Summer Survivor Speaker Series 2021 1:00pm - 2:00pm (1h)
Speaking Engagements
Starts Jul 27, 2021 at 1:00pm
Ends Jul 27, 2021 at 2:00pm
Join the Dallas Holocaust and Human Rights Museum as they virtually feature Bert Romberg, Kindertransportee
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Teaching with Testimony: Film
Teaching with Testimony: Film 3:00pm - 4:00pm (1h)
Workshops
Starts Jul 27, 2021 at 3:00pm
Ends Jul 27, 2021 at 4:00pm
This Echoes & Reflections webinar, focused on the topic of teaching Holocaust films using testimony, provides educators with key instructional strategies and tips to promote student learning.
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Candy Brown Holocaust and Human Rights Educator Conference All Day (5 days)
Workshops
Starts Jul 26, 2021
Ends Jul 30, 2021
Join the Dallas Holocaust and Human Rights Museum education staff and world-renowned educational organizations for an educator conference covering the Holocaust and human rights-related topics.
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Candy Brown Holocaust and Human Rights Educator Conference All Day (5 days)
Workshops
Starts Jul 26, 2021
Ends Jul 30, 2021
Join the Dallas Holocaust and Human Rights Museum education staff and world-renowned educational organizations for an educator conference covering the Holocaust and human rights-related topics.
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Passage to Sweden - Virtual Film Screening
Passage to Sweden - Virtual Film Screening All Day
Films
Jul 29, 2021 (All Day)
"Passage to Sweden" tells the lesser-known story of events occurring in Scandinavia and Budapest during World War II.
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Olympic Pride, American Prejudice
Olympic Pride, American Prejudice 6:00pm - 7:00pm (1h)
Workshops
Starts Jul 29, 2021 at 6:00pm
Ends Jul 29, 2021 at 7:00pm
In 1936, eighteen African American athletes defied Jim Crow and Adolf Hitler to win hearts and medals at the 1936 Olympic Games in Berlin. Join the Museum of Jewish Heritage for a conversation with Deborah Draper about the stories of these athletes before, during, and after their heroic turn at the Summer Olympics in Berlin.
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Candy Brown Holocaust and Human Rights Educator Conference All Day (5 days)
Workshops
Starts Jul 26, 2021
Ends Jul 30, 2021
Join the Dallas Holocaust and Human Rights Museum education staff and world-renowned educational organizations for an educator conference covering the Holocaust and human rights-related topics.
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July 2021

Holocaust Remembrance around the World: Mexico

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  • Sun, Jun 27, 11:00am - 12:00pm
  • Calendar:   Commemorations
  • Location:  Zoom & Facebook Live

Summer Survivor Speaker Series 2021

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  • Tue, Jun 29, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
  • Calendar:   Speaking Engagements
  • Location:  Zoom

Pride Month: Defying Nazi Persecution

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  • Wed, Jun 30, 8:30am - 9:00am
  • Calendar:   Workshops
  • Location:  Facebook Live

In My Own Words with Barbara Winton, Daughter of Sir Nicholas Winton

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  • Wed, Jun 30, 11:00am - 12:00pm
  • Calendar:   Speaking Engagements
  • Location:  Webinar

Women in Resistance: Fierce Females

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  • Thu, Jul 1, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
  • Calendar:   Workshops
  • Location:  Zoom

Crucial Conversations: Confronting Antisemitism - Global Antisemitism

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  • Thu, Jul 1, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
  • Calendar:   Speaking Engagements
  • Location:  Zoom

Independence Day

  • Sun, Jul 4 (all day)
  • Calendar:   General

Teaching the Holocaust, Empowering Students - 3 Part Program

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  • Mon, Jul 5 (all day)
  • Calendar:   Workshops
  • Location:  Webinar

Summer Survivor Speaker Series 2021

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  • Tue, Jul 6, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
  • Calendar:   Speaking Engagements
  • Location:  Zoom

The Refugee Crisis: Connecting the Past with Today

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  • Tue, Jul 6, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
  • Calendar:   Workshops
  • Location:  Zoom

Becoming Gustav Metzger (1926-2017): Uncovering the Early Years 1945-1959

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  • Wed, Jul 7, 11:00am - 12:00pm
  • Calendar:   Speaking Engagements
  • Location:  Zoom

2021 First Person Series: Irene Fogel Weiss

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  • Wed, Jul 7, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
  • Calendar:   Speaking Engagements
  • Location:  YouTube

The History of American Jewish Summer Camps

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  • Thu, Jul 8, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
  • Calendar:   Workshops
  • Location:  Zoom

Reintroducing Morris Katz - Holocaust Survivor, Artist, and American Icon

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  • Thu, Jul 8, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
  • Calendar:   Speaking Engagements
  • Location:  Zoom

Ten Years after Independence

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  • Fri, Jul 9, 9:00am - 10:00am
  • Calendar:   Commemorations
  • Location:  Facebook Live

Holocaust Museum Houston Summer Free Day

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  • Sat, Jul 10, 10:00am - 5:00pm
  • Calendar:   Exhibits
  • Location:  Holocaust Museum Houston

Music of the Jewish Diaspora: The Noga Band featuring Avram Pengas

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  • Sun, Jul 11, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
  • Calendar:   Workshops
  • Location:  Zoom

Analyzing Propaganda & Teaching Media Literacy

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  • Mon, Jul 12, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
  • Calendar:   Workshops
  • Location:  Zoom

Lt. David L. Silverman Latin American Institute

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  • Tue, Jul 13 - Fri, Jul 16, 2021
  • Calendar:   Workshops
  • Location:  Virtual | Zoom

Piecing Together One Family's Holocaust History (Film Screening)

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  • Tue, Jul 13 (all day)
  • Calendar:   Films

Summer Survivor Speaker Series 2021

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  • Tue, Jul 13, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
  • Calendar:   Speaking Engagements
  • Location:  Zoom

"Mengele: Unmasking the Angel of Death" Book Talk

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  • Tue, Jul 13, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
  • Calendar:   Workshops
  • Location:  Zoom

Tactics of Resistance - Responding to Hate

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  • Tue, Jul 13, 4:00pm - 6:00pm
  • Calendar:   Workshops
  • Location:  Webinar

Comics Take on Hitler and the Nazis

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  • Wed, Jul 14, 8:30am - 9:00am
  • Calendar:   Workshops
  • Location:  Facebook Live

Running Toward the Guns: A Conversation with Chanty Jong

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  • Wed, Jul 14, 10:30am - 12:00pm
  • Calendar:   Speaking Engagements
  • Location:  Zoom

THGC Non-Profit Grant Summer 2021 Cycle Closes

  • Thu, Jul 15 (all day)
  • Calendar:   Grants & Contests

THGC Holocaust Remembrance Week Grant Summer 2021 Cycle Closes

  • Thu, Jul 15 (all day)
  • Calendar:   Grants & Contests

Teacher Workshop: Word Smugglers-A Story of Resistance in the Warsaw Ghetto

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  • Thu, Jul 15, 9:30am - 11:30am
  • Calendar:   Workshops
  • Location:  Zoom

The Third Generation and the Holocaust in Film

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  • Thu, Jul 15, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
  • Calendar:   Workshops
  • Location:  Zoom

Creating Context for Teaching "Night"

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  • Thu, Jul 15, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
  • Calendar:   Workshops
  • Location:  Zoom

Several Steps Forward One Backward: Climate Change, Latin America, and Human Rights Resilience

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  • Thu, Jul 15, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
  • Calendar:   Speaking Engagements
  • Location:  Zoom

19th Annual Martin & Doris Rosen Summer Symposium

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  • Sun, Jul 18 (all day)
  • Calendar:   Speaking Engagements
  • Location:  Zoom

How Holocaust Memory is Being De-Judaized (and Why This Should Alarm Us)

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  • Sun, Jul 18, 4:30pm - 5:45pm
  • Calendar:   Workshops
  • Location:  Congregation Tiferet Israel

Summer Survivor Speaker Series 2021

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  • Tue, Jul 20, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
  • Calendar:   Speaking Engagements
  • Location:  Zoom

Stories Survive: Erika Hecht

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  • Tue, Jul 20, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
  • Calendar:   Workshops
  • Location:  Zoom

Piecing Together One Family's Holocaust History (Live Discussion)

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  • Tue, Jul 20, 6:00pm - 7:30pm
  • Calendar:   Films
  • Location:  Virtual

New Frontiers of Provenance Research: The Mosse Art Research Initiative (MARI)

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  • Wed, Jul 21, 11:00am - 12:00pm
  • Calendar:   Speaking Engagements
  • Location:  Zoom

The Olympics and the Holocaust

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  • Wed, Jul 21, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
  • Calendar:   Workshops
  • Location:  Zoom

History Highlights: Holocaust Denial

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  • Thu, Jul 22, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
  • Calendar:   Workshops
  • Location:  Zoom

Holocaust Remembrance around the World: South Africa

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  • Sun, Jul 25, 11:00am - 12:00pm
  • Calendar:   Commemorations
  • Location:  Zoom & Facebook Live

Candy Brown Holocaust and Human Rights Educator Conference

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  • Mon, Jul 26 - Fri, Jul 30, 2021
  • Calendar:   Workshops
  • Location:  Zoom

Legacies: Judy Heumann

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  • Tue, Jul 27, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
  • Calendar:   Workshops
  • Location:  Zoom

Summer Survivor Speaker Series 2021

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  • Tue, Jul 27, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
  • Calendar:   Speaking Engagements
  • Location:  Zoom

Teaching with Testimony: Film

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  • Tue, Jul 27, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
  • Calendar:   Workshops
  • Location:  Zoom

Passage to Sweden - Virtual Film Screening

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  • Thu, Jul 29 (all day)
  • Calendar:   Films

Olympic Pride, American Prejudice

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  • Thu, Jul 29, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
  • Calendar:   Workshops
  • Location:  Zoom

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Holocaust Remembrance Week

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