The "first class" of the YHS fellowship consisted of three students of Muslim and Catholic background from Manhattan College and three rabbinical from the Yeshivat Chovevei Torah were paired to "bridge faiths through the Holocaust". They attended HGI events and participated in interviews with survivors Fredy Seidel and Rosa Murawa, available in this sections drop down menu. It was a wonderful experience for all and concluded with an interfaith Passover Seder. It was an enriching experience as all students…Read more
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Calendar of Events
Peter Hayes: “November 1938 as Turning Point”?
Please join us on November 12th, time TBD with Peter Hayes for our annual Kristallnacht Lecture and Frederick Schweitzer lecture. Peter Hayes is a professor of History and German at Northwestern University. He specializes in the histories of Nazi Germany and the Holocaust and, in particular, in the conduct of the nation’s largest corporations during the Third Reich.
Please register for the event via zoom webinar: https://us02web.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_Af329oR_QfS8obrUUbtSrA
Support the Uyghurs and Stop The Genocide
An informational session on the Uyghurs. Please support the call for Uyghur abuses to be considered genocide. The Featured speaker will be Salih Hudayer, Founder and President of East Turkistan National Awakening Movement. The talk will be hosted and moderated by dr. Mehnaz M. Afridi, Director of HGI.
Please join us via live stream on our youtube channel at: https://tinyurl.com/uyghurhgi
Interfaith and Racial Justice
Join our virtual panel with members of the Black Student Union, Fuerza Latina, Jewish Student Union, and Muslim Students Association along with moderators Dr. Mehnaz Afridi and Dr. Courtney Bryant. The panel will be exploring the intersection between ethnicity and religion.
Please join us via google meet: https://meet.google.com/bir-amcn-vpc