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Surviving the Shoah in the Dutch Countryside: A Child Survivor Gives Testimony

Black and white photo of Otto Verdoner as a child

The CU Boulder campus and wider public is invited to the public testimony of Otto Verdoner, a child survivor of the Holocaust. The presentation will take place on Wednesday, May 1, 2024.

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Marking the Warsaw Ghetto Uprising’s 80th Anniversary

This year marks the 80th anniversary of the Warsaw Ghetto Uprising. On April 19, 1943 Nazi forces entered the Warsaw Ghetto with the stated objective of rounding up and deporting all Jews there to death camps but were attacked by organized Zionist fighters.

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Marking the 80th Anniversary of the Bermuda Conference

BERMUDA AND THE ABANDONMENT OF THE JEWS by Rafael Medoff The name “Bermuda” conjures up a variety of images. Tourists think of it as a tropical vacation site. Scientists ponder the disappearance of ships in the Bermuda Triangle. But for those concerned with the history of the Holocaust, Bermuda is remembered …

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Holocaust Education Program at the Boulder JCC on April 17, 2023

Dorota Glowacka

The Boulder JCC will host Holocaust Scholar Professor Dorota Glowacka on Monday, April 17 in advance of Yom HaShoah, Holocaust Remembrance Day. Professor Glowacka will speak on “A Vanished World: Cultural Genocide and the Destruction of Central and Eastern European Jewish Heritage During the Holocaust.”

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DATE CHANGE – Jonathan Lev Hosts Talk About Jewish Life in Poland – TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 7

On Tuesday, February 7, Boulder JCC Executive Director Jonathan Lev shares the story of his participation in the 2022 JCC Krakow Ride for the Living. The Ride for the Living is a three-day experience in Poland that combines Holocaust education with a powerful 60-mile bike ride from the gates of Auschwitz-Birkenau to the JCC in Krakow, Poland.

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Jonathan Lev Hosts Talk About Jewish Life in Poland

Boulder JCC Executive Director Jonathan Lev shares the story of his participation in the 2022 JCC Krakow Ride for the Living. The Ride for the Living is a three-day experience in Poland that combines Holocaust education with a powerful 60-mile bike ride from the gates of Auschwitz-Birkenau to the JCC in Krakow, Poland.

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The German Resistance to Hitler and the Holocaust

This year's International Holocaust Remembrance Day speaker is Alan E. Steinweis. Professor Steinweis will examine whether moral outrage over the Holocaust was a motive behind two assassination attempts against Hitler.

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Colorado Educators Are Invited to Participate in a Special Film Preview of “The US and the Holocaust”

The Colorado Holocaust Educators are extremely excited to announce the PBS presentation "The US and the Holocaust" airing on September 18, 19, and 20 on Rocky Mountain PBS. All Colorado educators are invited to participate in a special film preview for educators on September 13, 2022, at 5 pm MT. 

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