KHC-NEH Faculty Workshop: Holocaust Education and Transformational Learning

On Wednesday, Sep 22, 2021 through Wednesday, Sep 22, 2021 from 12:00 PM to 01:30 PM

This is a virtual event using Zoom

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This Faculty Development is for Faculty and Staff

Faculty are invited to a workshop exploring how Holocaust education can be a catalyst for transformative learning in higher education. Using her research into the behavior of perpetrators and bystanders as a case study, Dr. Azadeh Aalai, Associate Professor of Psychology at Queensborough Community College at the City University of New York, will help faculty members design curricula that navigates these difficult histories in an impactful way.

This event is part of the 2021-22 Harriet & Kenneth Kupferberg Holocaust Center (KHC) and National Endowment for the Humanities Colloquium entitled, “Incarceration, Transformation & Paths to Liberation during the Holocaust and Beyond.” This event is co-sponsored by the Center for Excellence in Teaching and Learning (CETL) at QCC.

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Contact Name: Laura Cohen

Contact Phone: 718-281-5770

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