Synopsis: Debates about the "Refugee Question" shaped government policies and people's lives across Europe in the 1930s and 1940s. This course will explore the impact of those debates on individual asylum seekers and examine how this history can help us understand contemporary events.
Start Time: Thursday, September 26, 2019 4:30 PM
End Time: Thursday, October 24, 2019 7:30 PM
Location: Bildner Center For The Study Of Jewish Life
Address: 12 College Avenue
Campus: College Avenue
City, State, Country: New Brunswick, NJ US
Fee: Free
Speaker: Dr. Debórah Dwork
Sponsor: The Allen and Joan Bildner Center for the Study of Jewish Life
Category: Workshop, Course
Web Site: https://bildnercenter.rutgers.edu/holocaust-education/master-teacher-institute
Contact Name: Sarah Portilla
Contact Email: sarah.portilla@rutgers.edu
Contact Phone: (848) 932-4165
Special Criteria: Advance registration required
Additional Information: The course will run Thursdays: Sept. 26; Oct. 3, 10, 17, 24; 4:30-7:30 pm. Educational materials, professional development credits, and dinner provided. To register, one must be a current 6-12 grade teacher with three years teaching experience and one year teaching the Holocaust.