Recent Highlights

Colloquium 2015

33rd Annual Colloquium

Keynote speaker: scholar and author Michael Berenbaum.
May 13, 2015

Narrating Genocide

Featuring DebĂłrah Dwork, Ph.D.; Khatchig Mouradian, Armenian scholar; and special guest, Chris Bohjalian, author.

April 20, 2015

Holocaust Remembrance

The Liberation of the Camps: a Symbolic End of the Holocaust?

Robert Jan van Pelt
April 17, 2015

Kickstarter Campaign

Hundred Year Legacy of CourageCoverRevised1 28 15 sqChhange launched a Kickstarter campaign to help publish the book Hundred-Year Legacy of Courage: Celebrating the Lives of Armenian Genocide Survivors in Our Community.

Testimony of an Auschwitz Survivor

Leslie Schwartz, survivor of Auschwitz, and member of our community in New Jersey, will speak about his ordeal in the notorious Nazi concentration camp.

March 31, 2015

Generations Film Club

The Generations, descendants of Holocaust Survivors, present Ida, a 2015 Academy Award winner for Best Foreign Language Film.

March 26, 2015

Outstanding Lesson Award

For teachers in grades 5 through 8
Create an outstanding lesson plan on the Holocaust, Genocide and Human Rights and enter for the opportunity to win $500 for yourself and $250 for your school!

Disobedience: The Sousa Mendes Story

Sousa Mendes sqIn June 1940, when Nazi troops invaded France, an amazing rescue operation sprang into being. One man, on his own, defying the direct orders of his government, chose to grant visas out of Occupied France into Portugal, for an estimated 30,000 refugees–including around 10,000 Jews.

Spring Film Series

Our 2015 spring film series, held at the Chhange facility, focuses on Antisemitism in America, and Redemption.
March 19 & 25; April 1

Casino Night

A Sure Bet!

Fun and Friends
Fantastic Food
Fabulous Prizes

March 21, 2015

Yiddish Club Film

Join our Yiddish Club to watch and discuss the classic Yiddish drama, Green Fields.

 

February 25, 2015

Holocaust Educators Conference

Making Choices: Ordinary People in Extraordinary Times
Keynote Speaker: Susan Bacharach, Curator Special Exhibitions, U.S. Holocaust Memorial Museum
December 5, 2014

Chhange Goes to Washington

The 100 Days of Silence Exhibit, commemorating the 20th Anniversary of the 1994 Genocide against the Tutsi in Rwanda, was on display in the Rayburn House Office Building in Washington, D.C. on December 2, 2014.

Violence Against Women

Hear about violence against women both in the United States and around the world. Learn what you can do to help stop it.
November 3, 2014

The Generations Brunch

Chhange's annual brunch and feature presentation for descendants of Holocaust survivors, their families and members of  Chhange.
November 2, 2014

The Current Hatred

Hear the facts about rising antisemitism from author and award-winning expert Mark Weitzman.

October 20, 2014

Survivor Histories

Telling survivor stories of courage, resilience and survival--and the lessons learned about intolerance and hatred--are core to the mission of the Center for Holocaust, Human Rights & Genocide Education. Our expanded Survivor Histories section has three new slide shows and downloadable stories on local survivors Gerard Blumenthal, Abe Chapnick and Eva Wiener.

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