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Yad Vashem Institute Director Talk on APP TV (December 11-13)

In late October, ASU and the Center welcomed Professor Dan Michman (Yad Vashem and Bar-Ilan University, Israel) to campus. During his a...

Anti-Semitic stickers found on campus

BOONE—On the morning of Sept. 27, a student discovered two antisemitic stickers on light poles behind Hoey and Lovill halls. The stickers were repor...

The Center for Judaic, Holocaust and Peace Studies condemns the recent action of members and sympathizers of neo-Nazis, white nationalists, and white supremacists on the campus of Appalachian State University.

The Center for Judaic, Holocaust and Peace Studies condemns the recent action of members and sympathizers of neo-Nazis, white nationalists, and white ...

Upcoming Events

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The Center invites the ASU and broader High Country communities to a public lecture by Prof. Thomas Kühne on Monday, February 12. The lecture will focus on “‘The Murderers Are Among Us’: Images of and Inquiries into Holocaust Perpetrators since the Third Reich.” Prof. Kühne is the Strassler Chair in the Study of Holocaust History and the Director of the Strassler Center for Holocaust and Genocide Studies at Clark University, Massachusetts. The lecture will start at 7:00 pm in Belk Library and Information Commons, Room 114. It is free of charge and no tickets are required. The Center will also organize a research colloquium with Prof. Kühne. For more information, call 828.262.2311.


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The Center is pleased to invite the public to an evening lecture entitled "Defiance" by the renowned Holocaust scholar Professor Wolf Gruner on Monday, March 19. It will take place from 7:00 until 9:00 pm in Belk Library and Information Commons, Room 114. Gruner holds the Shapell-Guerin Chair in Jewish Studies, is Professor of History at the University of Southern California, Los Angeles, and is the Founding Director of the USC Shoah Foundation Center for Advanced Genocide Research. He is the author of eight books on the Holocaust, among them his important study of “Jewish Forced Labor under the Nazis. Economic Needs and Nazi Racial Aims” (Cambridge University Press). As all Center events, it is free of charge and no tickets are required. For more information, call 828.262.2311.

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