The Holocaust, Genocide and Interfaith Center has held several workshops on the holocaust in the past for educators and the community.  Please find some of the titles and subject areas below:

Workshop 1: 

Manhattan College Holocaust Resource Center 

 You are cordially invited to attend the opening reception of

 Remembrance: A Daughter’s Reflection

The Paintings and Prints of Marilyn Honigman


 By Marilyn Honigman

Alumni Room, O’Malley Library

Manhattan College


November 16, 2009

4:30 – 7:00 p.m.






Workshop 2:

 Holocaust Resource Center 

 “…I think this world would be unlivable without art.  Thank you for inspiring me.”

Steven Soderbergh



A workshop for high school teachers exploring personal stories and artistic activities

 to inspire student involvement in Holocaust studies.


By Marilyn Honigman 

Thursday, October 16, 2008

4 pm – 7 pm 

    3:45 – 4:15               Registration

4:15 – 4:30               Welcome 

               4:30 – 5:15               Session I             


Sharing Their Stories

Martin Spett and Marilyn Honigman

by Martin Spett 

5:15 – 6:00               Session II             

Group 1: Ekphrastic Poetry as a Response to Art

Angela O’Donnell with Martin Spett


Group 2: Individual and Group Projects in Response to Art

Marilyn Honigman and Timothy Murray


 6:00 – 6:45               Session III            

Rotation of the Session II Workshops



Light Supper and Conversation





Marilyn Honigman     Artist, Art Department Chair, Fordham Preparatory School, daughter of Holocaust survivors 

Tim Murray                Artist, Adjunct Instructor, Nassau Community College

Angela O’Donnell       Poet, Research and Faculty Development Coordinator, Fordham University

Martin Spett               Artist, Holocaust survivor









Workshop 3:

Manhattan College Holocaust Resource Center

   Learning to Listen - Listening To Learn



A Workshop for Administrators and Teachers

Sponsored by the Manhattan College Holocaust Resource Center


Wednesday, October 6, 2010

4:00 pm – 6:00 pm 

Rodriguez Room, 301 Miguel Hall

Manhattan College

Bronx, New York 10471



Barbara Reynolds

Assistant Director, Manhattan College Holocaust Resource Center



Martha Frazer

Assistant Director, Manhattan College Holocaust Resource Center

Interviewer, Survivors of the Shoah Visual History Foundation


Lily M. Margules

Holocaust Survivor and Author, Memories, Memories…


Paul Homer

Director, Service Program and Faculty Member, Fordham Preparatory School






Workshop 4:

Manhattan College 

 Holocaust, Genocide and Interfaith Education Center

Remembering, Page by Page

Teaching the Holocaust through Picture Books


A Workshop for Administrators, Teachers and Librarians


Wednesday, October 26, 2011

4:00 pm – 6:00 pm

Registration and refreshments beginning at 3:30 pm

 Introduction of our new Director, Dr. Mehnaz Afridi



Barbara Reynolds, Assistant Director



 Dr. Heidi Laudien

     Assistant Professor of English, Manhattan College


Student Lesson Plans

Daniel Crawford                               Rachel Swartz

  Marcina Glinias                                 Ereni Thrapsimis

  Rebecca Kroll                                 Vanessa Verde


   Conversation with Participants

    The Following artwork is by Marilyn Honigman









Free parking available in the Manhattan College parking garage on Manhattan College Parkway. 


Please RSVP by October 21 to  Space is limited!

For further information, please contact Barbara Reynolds at 718-325-5887 or




Dr. Samuel Kassow, Trinity University

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