Contemporary Issues: Relevance of History & the Human Struggle
Date: Friday, December 7, 2018
Time: 9:00 am to 3:00 pm
Location: Navesink Rooms, Student Life Center (Parking Lot #7)
Brookdale Community College
765 Newman Springs Road
Lincroft, NJ 07738
Michael Wildes, immiration lawyer, former mayor of Enlewood, and author of the new book Safe Haven in America: Battles to Open the Golden Door. Wildes represents both First Lady Melania Trump & soccer legend “Pelé” in their immigration proceedings. Wildes has served as both a federal prosecutor & a defense attorney for immigration law, and will discuss the current legal climate of immigration in the United States.
Peter Nelson, formerly of Facing History & Ourselves will share techniques on successfully bringing both historic & contemporary issues into the classroom.
The United States Holocaust Memorial Museum will share their new database Experiencing History, which empowers educators to tell the story of the Holocaust through primary sources
More information to follow.
Cost: $50.00 for active educators, $25.00 for pre-service educators, $35.00 for retired educators
For more information about the Council for Holocaust Educators, please contact Colleen Tambuscio at firstname.lastname@example.org.