KCC Recognizes Yom HaShoah Yom HaShoah, a day set aside to remember the Holocaust, calls upon us to reflect on the past and make a pledge to prevent the spread of anti-Semitism, racism, and hatred. Given the Covid-19 circumstances, The Kingsborough- Manhattan Beach Holocaust Memorial & Research Center has cancelled our program scheduled for this […]
The Kingsborough-Manhattan Beach Holocaust Memorial Center is pleased present the following events to commemorate Yom HaShoah.
Anatomy of Genocide: The Life and Death of a Town Called Buczacz Monday, November 19th, 2018 – The Kingsborough-Manhattan Beach Holocaust Memorial Center, in collaboration with the Department of History, Philosophy, and Political Science, presented this year’s Dr. Bernard Klein Memorial Lecture. Dr. Omer Bartov, John P. Birkelund Distinguished Professor of European History at Brown […]
The Unveiling Ceremony of “Infinity,” a Statue Commemorating Victims of the Holocaust Dr. Stanley Bykov’s speech Mr. Samuel Bykov’s speech ” order_by=”sortorder” order_direction=”ASC” returns=”included” maximum_entity_count=”500″] Complete album of the photos are available on Flickr.
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Bearing Witness: Conversations with Holocaust Survivors Tuesday, April 24, 2018 – KCC joined in commemorative events and programming for Yom HaShoah and welcomed Holocaust survivors to campus to share their stories of survival. This two part event gave students the opportunity to hear from survivors in intimate small groups for one hour in a round-table […]
An American Soldier at Dachau: The Story of a Concentration Camp Liberator by Seymour Kaplan Monday, April 16th, 2018 – At 17-years old, he enlisted in the U.S. Army and left Brooklyn to fight against Nazi Germany. He became a machine gunner with the 692 Tank Destroyer Battalion attached to the 42nd Infantry Division. At […]