WUJS is proud to invite you to a selective, in-depth Shoah seminar at the International School for Holocaust Studies at Yad Vashem. Join Jewish student leaders, activists and informal educators for a seminar with leading experts and educators and discover new perspectives on the Shoah and discuss their impact on our communities today.
The program is a joint seminar by WUJS and the European Union of Jewish Students together with the Yad Vashem International School of Holocaust Studies, and will take place in Jerusalem from December 21st to 26th 2014.
Yad Vashem’s distinguished staff and guest lecturers will engage with you on topics that are relevant to you as young European Jewish leaders. Sessions will focus mostly on the following topics:
– “Holocaust remembrance in an era of antisemitism resurgence ”
– “Jewish Identity under crisis? The Holocaust and Jewish thought”
– “Jewish Leadership in the Holocaust : Complexity and dilemmas”
You will have the opportunity to learn from and discuss with the leading experts in the field and discover the different facets of Yad Vashem: The historical museum, the International School for Holocaust Studies and the learning center. The seminar is free, all you need to pay for is the flight to and from Israel. Your hotel, your meals and a tour of Jerusalem are generously covered by Yad Vashem and their supporters! In order to apply please fill in the application form here: https://docs.google.com/a/eujs.org/forms/d/1vgCQSczT2YKQDd3nFcoLSa-PFBbQU_IA6_1duLNNCCo/viewform
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