South Carolina Council on the Holocaust

“The work that the SC Council on the Holocaust does is so important for our students in South Carolina. Having a chance to discuss and reflect on the past gives students the tools to be better citizens for our future.”

--Molly Spearman, State Superintendent of Education

Activities and Events coordinated with the   
“Holocaust Remembered” exhibit at McKissick Museum

  The Columbia Holocaust Education Commission is happy to announce the showing of the “Holocaust Remembered” exhibit at the University of South Carolina in McKissick Museum from January 9-April 8, 2017.   The exhibit is on the second floor in the foyer of the Museum.  A special thank you goes to the staff of the Museum, Jane Przybysz, Ned Puchner, and Amanda Belue, for all of their support and guidance.

  Surrounding the opening and showing of the exhibit are many activities related to the study of the Holocaust.  Please try to attend one or more of these interesting and scholarly events.

September 10th, 2017 - POSTPONED! New time and date to be determined
Contemporary Antisemitism: An Enduring Form of Prejudice and Hatred
MyCarolina Alumni Center Ballroom
Keynote Speaker - Deborah E. Lipstadt, Ph.D.
CLICK HERE for more info.

October 20th, 2017
12th Annual Teacher Workshop
Columbia College; Columbia, SC
Keynote Speakers - Trude Schonthal Heller and Alexandra Zapruder
CLICK HERE for more info and to download the registration form.

January 7th-9th, 2018
AHO Winter Meeting
USHMM in Washington DC

June 2nd-5th, 2018
AHO Annual Conference
Mobile, Alabama



Holocaust Remembered Exhibit dates for 2017

film festival

January 9- April 8th 2017
University of South Carolin McKissisk Museum

April 9th - April 30th 2017
Katie and Irwin Kahn Jewish Community Center

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