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Center Names Winner of the First JHP Student Research Paper Prize
May 12, 2021

Center Names Winner of the First JHP Student Research Paper Prize

Peace and Genocide Education Club Honored with 2021 Student Organization Leadership Award
May 11, 2021

Peace and Genocide Education Club Honored with 2021 Student Organization Leadership Award

19th International ASU Summer Symposium on Children in the Holocaust To Be Held Virtually in July 2021
Jan 6, 2021

19th International ASU Summer Symposium on Children in the Holocaust To Be Held Virtually in July 2021


Thomas Pegelow Kaplan

Appalachian professor awarded prestigious Humboldt Research Fellowship
Jun 7, 2016

Dr. Thomas Pegelow Kaplan, Director of the Center for Judaic, Holocaust and Peace Studies at Appalachian State University, was awarded a Humboldt...

Charlotte Jewish News front page, April 2016

Community Commemorates Yom HaShoah with One Act/One Man Play
Apr 30, 2016

The program will open with a Memorial Prayer, with Holocaust survivors lighting memorial can- dles, and with a reflection offered by Dr.

"Think About What You Saw" window at the U.S. Holocaust Memorial Museum

How a group of Appalachian students spent their spring break at the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum
Apr 25, 2016

Over spring break a group of ten students from Appalachian State University traveled to the Center for Advanced Holocaust Studies and the...

Story from Massispost with image of Reichstag Building in Berlin

Date Set for Vote on Armenian Genocide Bill in German Bundestag
Apr 13, 2016

BERLIN (Armradio) — The German Bundestag is set to vote on a motion for recognition of the Armenian Genocide on June 2, Deutsche Welle&rsquo...