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Center Director Prof. Thomas Pegelow Kaplan Resigns, Interim Director To Be Named
Jun 15, 2022

Center Director Prof. Thomas Pegelow Kaplan Resigns, Interim Director To Be Named

 

Recipients of the 2022 JHP Student Research Prize and Travel Research Grants for Israel Announced by the Center for Judaic, Holocaust, and Peace Studies
May 5, 2022

Recipients of the 2022 JHP Student Research Prize and Travel Research Grants for Israel Announced by the Center for Judaic, Holocaust, and Peace Studies

Center Issues Call for Submissions for 2021-22 JHP Student Research Prize in Judaic, Holocaust, and Peace Studies
Apr 5, 2022

Center Issues Call for Submissions for 2021-22 JHP Student Research Prize in Judaic, Holocaust, and Peace Studies

Yad Vashem Institute Director Talk on APP TV (December 11-13)
Dec 5, 2017

In late October, ASU and the Center welcomed Professor Dan Michman (Yad Vashem and Bar-Ilan University, Israel...

Anti-Semitic stickers found on campus

Anti-Semitic stickers found on campus
Oct 16, 2017

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

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.
Aug 23, 2017

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

Complete Visual History Archive of the Shoah Foundation with 55,000 interviews with Holocaust Survivors Now Accessible at ASU and Center
May 1, 2017


ASU is the latest university and research institution to provide full access to the  USC Shoah Foundation Visual History Archive.

The Center supports the Neubrandenburg trial against one of the few remaining Auschwitz perpetrators
Apr 3, 2017

The Center joined Beate Klarsfeld, Leah Rosh, Professor Dr.

Modern Hebrew on Offer at ASU in Fall 2017!
Mar 29, 2017

In Fall 2017, ASU offers its first Modern Hebrew class for degree-seeking students.

Center-Supported Student Research Trip to Poland and Germany in (Campus) News
Mar 26, 2017

BOONE, N.C.—Appalachian State University’s Center for Judaic, Holocaust and Peace Studies and the College of Arts and Sciences program

Screen shot of letter by Holocaust Organizations and Historians

Holocaust Organizations and Historians Urge Action to Preserve US Government Agency that Monitors Anti-Semitism
Mar 24, 2017

(New York, NY) – With reports surfacing that the President plans to defund the U.S.