INTERNSHIP AT THE KHRCA

The KHRCA currently offers three internship programs each Fall and Spring semesters. Students are required to apply by the application deadline and submit: a letter of interest, a resume, and a copy of their current class schedule. Interns meet with the program director for one hour a week for twelve weeks. There is a final presentation required for each internship program that connects directly to the subject matter covered. On completion of the program the intern will receive a stipend of $360.

EXPLORING THE LIVES OF HOLOCAUST SURVIVORS LIVING IN EUROPE DURING WORLD WAR II INTERNSHIP

The Kupferberg Holocaust Center is seeking 10 students to participate in this internship during the Spring 2014 semester.  Students selected to participate in this project will meet weekly for one hour at the Holocaust Center to examine and discuss the impact World War II had on those residents living in Europe’s Jewish communities. This will be done through readings, videos, group discussions, and presentations by local residents who had lived in Europe at that time.

Student interns will be trained to use this knowledge to conduct an intensive interview of local survivors and present his/her story to the other interns as well as interested members of the Queensborough Community College community.  

There is a stipend of $360 for successfully completing this project.

Interested students should send their resume, letter of interest, and copy of their schedule for the current semester to Marisa L. Berman, Assistant Director at MLBerman@qcc.cuny.edu. All three items must be received in order for your application to be considered. Should you have any questions as to applying, please contact Marisa L. Berman at: 718-281-5770.


ASIAN SOCIAL JUSTICE INTERNSHIP EXPLORING THE LIVES OF THOSE WHO EXPERIENCED WORLD WAR II IN ASIA

The Kupferberg Center is seeking 12 students to participate in this internship during the Spring 2014 semester.  Students selected to participate in this project will meet weekly for one hour at the Holocaust Center to examine and discuss the impact of World War II on those residents living in occupied Asia. This will be done through readings, videos, group discussions and presentations by local residents living in such countries as Korea and China at that time.
Student interns will be trained to use this knowledge to conduct an intensive interview of local survivors and present his/her story to the intern and other interested members of Queensborough Community College. 

There is a stipend of $360 for successfully completing this project.

Interested students should send their resume, letter of interest and copy of their program for the current semester to Dr. Arthur Flug, Executive Director at AFlug@qcc.cuny.edu. All three items must be received in order for your application to be considered.
Should you have any questions as to applying, please contact Dr. Arthur Flug at 718-281-5770.

The deadline for submitting an application for the Spring 2014 Semester is Friday, February 14th, 2014.


IDENTIFYING AND DEALING WITH HATE CRIMES IN OUR COMMUNITIES INTERNSHIP

The Kupferberg Center is seeking 10 students to participate in this internship during the Spring 2014 semester. Students selected to participate in this project will meet weekly for one hour at the Holocaust Center to exploring legislation dealing with hate crimes and meet with representatives of city and state agencies who deal with victims of hate crimes in assisting them in seeking justice. Agencies such as the New York City Police Department Hate Crimes Unit, the Queens District Attorney’s Office the LGBT Anti – Violence project, United Sikhs and other such groups will participate in the project.
Student interns will be trained as to the various legal steps taken by these agencies in determining if a hate crime has been committed and follow the prosecution of such a crime. Each intern will be required to visit two of the participating agencies for hand on experience.

There is a stipend of $360 for successfully completing this project.

Interested students should send their resume, letter of interest and copy of their program for the current semester to Dr. Arthur Flug, Executive Director at AFlug@qcc.cuny.edu. All three items must be received in order for your application to be considered.
Should you have any questions as to applying, please contact Dr. Arthur Flug at 718-281-5770.
The deadline for submitting an application for the Spring 2014 Semester is Friday, February 14th, 2014.