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Community-wide Yom HaShoah Commemoration

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Women in the Holocaust

Thursday, April 8, 2021 at 7:00 pm

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Meeting ID: 943 5382 8576
Passcode: 900849

646-876 9923 US (New York)
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For more information, contact the Museum at 845-574-4099 or email

Keynote Speaker: Sarah M. Cushman, PhD

Sarah Cushman

Sarah Cushman is the Director of the Holocaust Education Foundation of Northwestern University. Prior to her work at HEF, Sarah wass the Head of Educational Programming at the Strassler Center for Holocaust and Genocide Studies at Clark University and the Director of the Youth Education at the Holocaust Memorial and Tolerance Center of Nassau County (New York). While there, she completed her doctoral dissertation, The Women of Birkenau (Clark University, 2010), a social history of the women's camp in Auschwitz. Sarah is currently revising her dissertation into a book. Her research and writing have been supported by fellowships from the US Holocaust Memorial Museum, the Holocaust Educational Foundation, and Steven Spielberg.

2021/5781 Annual Community-Wide Sponsorship Opportunities

Please support HMCTE by reaffirming your commitment to Holocaust remembrance and education by becoming a sponsor or honoring/remembering a loved one for our annual Yom HaShoah Commemoration. Your generous support ensures our ability to continue the tradition of community-wide commemorations and assists the Museum with its vital work in combatting antisemitism and hate in any form.

Download the sponsorship form and mail completed forms to:

Holocaust Museum & Center for Tolerance and Education
145 College Road
Suffern, NY 10901