Educational Programs

We offer a variety of educational programs:

  • public speakers
  • teacher training programs, seminars, and workshops
  • applied research opportunities and extracurricular activities for students
  • symposia and fellowships for scholars
  • commemorative events
  • exhibits on Holocaust history and art
  • programs with the local and regional community
  • joint events with national organizations
  • international exchanges

Program Highlights

  • Speakers include: Supreme Court Justice Sandra Day O'Connor, Morris Dee (founder of the SPLC), Dr. Wendy Lower, Dr. Cornel West, Art Spiegelman, Winona LaDuke, Paul Rusesabagina
  • Testimonies by Holocaust survivors and first-hand witnesses
  • Applied research projects for NAU students
  • Traveling exhibits:
    • Through the Eyes of Youth: Life and Death in the Bedzin Ghetto
    • The 1936 Nazi Olympics
  • Diversity and bullying prevention training for teachers 
  • Educational programs for local High School students
  • Academic Symposia:
    • Muslims and Jews: Challenging the Dynamics of Hate (organized with the U.S. Holocaust Memorial Museum)
    • The American West & The Nazi East (in planning)
  • Student field trips to study migration at the Arizona/Mexico border
  • Dialogue forums (local to international)
  • Reconciliation seminars