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[Conference] New Jersey Holocaust and Genocide Research Symposium

The Center for Holocaust and Genocide Education at the College of Saint Elizabeth and the Center for Holocaust/Genocide Study at Drew University are pleased to announce their inaugural symposium on new trends in Holocaust and genocide research. This half-day program, consisting of panel discussions and a keynote lecture, will take place on Friday, April 12, 2019 from 9 AM to 12:15 PM in Rainis Auditorium on the College of Saint Elizabeth campus.

Nancy Sinkoff, the Academic Director of the Allen and Joan Bildner Center for the Study of Jewish Life and Associate Professor of Jewish Studies and History at Rutgers University—New Brunswick, will deliver a keynote address titled “Lucy S. Dawidowicz and the Beginning of Holocaust Studies in the United States.”

Roundtable discussants include: Adara Goldberg (Kean University), Jonathan Golden (Drew University), Larry Greene (Seton Hall University), Joshua Kavaloski (Drew University), Peppy Margolis (Raritan Valley Community College), Jordan Nowotny (Fairleigh Dickinson University), Jennifer Rich (Rowan University), Kate Temoney (Montclair State University), and Amy Weiss (College of Saint Elizabeth).

This program has received support from the Special Initiatives Fund of the American Academy for Jewish Research.

Please click here to register. Questions? Contact Dr. Amy Weiss at