Special Lectures and Programs

‌Fall 2014

All lectures are complimentary and held in the Dolan School of Business unless noted. Please call to reserve a seat as space is limited (203) 254-4000, ext. 2066.

js_deborah_dwork_14"Creativity in the Midst of Catastrophe: Jewish Youth in Nazi Europe"
Dr. Debórah Dwork, Rose Professor of Holocaust History; director of the Strassler Center for Holocaust and Genocide Studies, Clark University
Monday‌, Oct. 6 at 7:30 p.m.

 

 

"Yejs_pam_nadell_14ntl: From Yeshiva Boy to Syndrome"
Dr. Pamela S. Nadell, Patrick Clendenen Professor of Women's and Gender History; chair, Department of History, American University
Tuesday, Oct. 21 at 7:30 p.m.

 

 

js_golem_14Daniel Pearl World Music Days Concert
Golem: A Klezmer rock band featuring Yiddish and Eastern European music with a contemporary edge
Monday, Oct. 27 at 7:30 p.m.
Regina A. Quick Center for the Arts

 

Alon Confino, Judaic Studies speaker"A World without Jews: The Nazi Imagination from Persecution to Genocide"
Dr. Alon Confino, professor of history, University of Virginia and Ben-Gurion University, Israel
Monday, Nov. 10 at 7:30 p.m.

 

 

 

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"I Believe in Zero: Learning from the World's Children"
Caryl M. Stern, president and CEO of the U.S. Fund for UNICEF
Wednesday, Nov. 19 at 8 p.m.
Regina A. Quick Center for the Arts‌

Co-sponsored with Open VISIONS Forum. Tickets required: To purchase, call the Quick Center Box Office at (203) 254-4010

 

 

"Whose Heroes? Hollywood Portrayals of the Bible"js_adele_reinhartz_14
Dr. Adele Reinhartz, professor of classics and religious studies, University of Ottawa, Canada
Wednesday, Dec. 3 at 7:30 p.m.