The Holocaust Resource Center of Kean University


Special Events:

Fall Events:
Art as Witness Teacher Workshop October 15

Student program with Holocaust survivor November 13

Murray Pantirer Lecture Series December 3

Murray Pantirer Lecture Series

Dr. Doris Bergen

Chancellor Rose and Ray Wolfe Chair in Holocaust  Studies
Department of History
University of Toronto

                           Monday December 3rd
                             7pm Wilkins Theater           

"Witness to Atrocity: Religious Morality, German
            Military Chaplains and the Holocaust"

Dr. Bergen is the author and editor of numerous publications including Twisted Cross: The German Christian Movement in the Third Reich, War and Genocide: A Concise History of the Holocaust, and The Sword and the Lord: Military Chaplains from the First to the Twenty-First Centuries.

She is a member of the Academic Advisory Committee of the Center for Advanced Holocaust Studies at the U.S. Holocaust Memorial Museum.

She held grants and fellowships from the US Holocaust Memorial Museum, the German Marshall Fund of the United States, and the Alexander von Humboldt Foundation among others.

Student Program

Remembering the Holocaust
       with Irving Roth

    Tuesday, November 13th

11 am - 12:30 pm in Wilkins Theater

Mr. Roth is a survivor of both Auschwitz and Buchenwald.

Mr. Roth also is the Director of the Holocaust Resource Center at the Temple Judea of Manhasset, NY

He is the author of Bondi’s Brother about his Holocaust experiences and has spoken at Yad Vashem, Scholars Conferences on the Holocaust and the Churches, and Facing History and Ourselves workshops among others.

Mr. Roth conceived, developed and initialized the Adopt a Survivor Program and received the 2004 Spirit of Anne Frank Outstanding Citizen Award for fostering human rights and social justice with this program.

To reserve space for your class, please contact Joy Prescott at (908) 737-4632 or

Teacher Workshop
                               Art as a Witness to History:
                The Holocaust Lithographs of Jacob Landau


                  A Curricular Workshop for Educators
With Jane Denny, Director of Education, CHHANGE:
   Center of Holocaust, Human Rights, and Genocide Education
                           at Brookdale Community College
         David Herrstorm, President of the Jacob Landau Institute

                           Monday October 15
                                 5pm – 7:30pm

                  Human Rights Institute Room 207