Center for Holocaust and Humanity Education presents 2005-2006 Seminar Series for Educators and Community Leaders - Hebrew Union College - Jewish Institute of Religion
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Center for Holocaust and Humanity Education presents 2005-2006 Seminar Series for Educators and Community Leaders

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Thursday, September 1, 2005

Academic Year Focus: The Holocaust and The Children

The Strong Bonds of Family and Family Values in a Time of Crisis

Wednesday, September 7, 4:30-6:30 pm

Mayerson Auditorium

Hebrew Union College-Jewish Institute of Religion

3101 Clifton Ave, Cincinnati, OH 45220

This Seminar Features:

Dr. Anna Ornstein

World-renowned child psychiatrist, Auschwitz survivor, and author of My Mother's Eyes Dr. Ornstein will discuss her own mother-daughter experience and lead a panel discussion on the family as a source of values and hope.

Special guest panelist: Sonja Stratman

Will speak personally about overcoming a childhood in the Hitler Youth in Nazi Germany

Special Tour into the Attic of "Mapping Our Tears": through the eyes of the children

My Mother's Eyes and other books, DVDs and educational materials will be available on sale.

Recommended for Educators, Clergy and Social Workers


For questions or to RSVP, please contact

Sarah Weiss at or (513) 487-3055

Workshop sponsored by: Stillson Foundation, Fifth Third Bank, Trustee and The Conference on Jewish Material Claims Against Germany

The exhibition Mapping Our Tears is open from 11am - 4pm Monday-Thursday and 12pm - 5pm on Sundays.

Come see the eyewitness testimonies of Cincinnati-area Holocaust Survivors, Rescuers, and Liberators.

Founded in 1875, Hebrew Union College-Jewish Institute of Religion is North America's leading institution of higher Jewish education and the academic, spiritual, and professional leadership development center of Reform Judaism. HUC-JIR educates leaders to serve North American and world Jewry as rabbis, cantors, educators, and nonprofit management professionals, and offers graduate programs to scholars and clergy of all faiths. With centers of learning in Cincinnati, Jerusalem, Los Angeles, and New York, HUC-JIR's scholarly resources comprise the renowned Klau Library, The Jacob Rader Marcus Center of the American Jewish Archives, museums, research institutes and centers, and academic publications. In partnership with the Union for Reform Judaism and the Central Conference of American Rabbis, HUC-JIR sustains the Reform Movement's congregations and professional and lay leaders. HUC-JIR's campuses invite the community to cultural and educational programs illuminating Jewish heritage and fostering interfaith and multiethnic understanding.