HMSC & YOU

Holocaust education is one of the most pressing and vexing educational challenges, particularly as the years pass and the number of survivor’s wanes. Nowhere is this challenge more imperative than on the college campus, where competing interests, activities and socializing are often a priority for students.  With this in mind, the Holocaust Museum & Study Center’s Board of Trustees put forth a two year plan to move to Rockland Community College in Suffern NY.

The Holocaust Museum & Study Center’s administrative offices are currently located in the heart of Rockland Community College on the first floor of Brucker Hall. The Museum has already held several events at RCC such as lectures, art exhibitions and commemorations.  More...

GLOBAL VIEW: HATRED AROUND THE WORLD
Source: NBC News
Holocaust survivors remember the horrors of Buchenwald
Between July 1937 and April 1945, the Nazis imprisoned a quarter of a million people in the Buchenwald concentration camp, located near the German city of Weimar. Around 56,000 of them were killed before the camp was liberated by U.S troops on April 11, 1945.
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Never too late: Nazi hunters tirelessly pursue 50 elderly Auschwitz war criminals
In their search for justice that has endured for decades, the biggest challenge Nazi hunters face is time.
Source: FOX News
Lebanese man gets 300 lashes, 6 years for helping woman convert to Christianity
A Lebanese man was sentenced to 300 lashes with a whip and six years in prison for his role in helping a Saudi woman convert to Christianity and flee the kingdom in the latest example of the religious intolerance that grips the region.