HHREC to Host Second Annual White Rose Student Competition

The Holocaust & Human Rights Education Center (HHREC) will host the second annual White Rose Student Research Contest for 2022. This competition is open to 7th-12th grade students in the greater Westchester County NY area. The 2021/2022 contest theme is Auschwitz and the Hungarian Deportations.  Participating students who compete in the project will submit essays…

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HHREC 7th Annual Middle School Institute

We were very pleased at the tremendous response from area schools to our 7th annual Middle School Institute, as our Co-Director of Education Julia Scallero worked closely together with them on this program to promote awareness of human rights issues and help empower students to take action in their schools. A special thank you to our good…

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Holocaust & Human Rights Education Center Offers Annual Middle School Institute Program for Area Students

The Holocaust & Human Rights Education Center will offer their annual Middle School Institute online on Tuesday, November 16th, Wednesday, November 17th and Thursday, November 18th, 2021. This educational program provides area students and teachers an opportunity to promote awareness of human rights issues and empowers them to take action in their schools. This year,…

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Rachel Greenspan Joins Holocaust & Human Rights Education Center Board of Directors

The Holocaust & Human Rights Education Center of White Plains, NY has announced that Rachel Greenspan has joined their Board of Directors. Greenspan is Senior Director at GHP Office Realty, where she focuses on Sales, Acquisitions and Financing of GHP’s commercial portfolio throughout the greater Westchester area. Since her start at the company two years ago,…

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HHREC Board Chairperson to Present at International Conference on Jewish Genealogy

HHREC Board Chairperson Michael Gyory will present next week at the 41st Annual IAJGS (International Association of Jewish Genealogical Societies) International Conference on Jewish Genealogy. This virtual conference will be held from August 1st through the 5th, and will feature live-stream presentations as well as more than 100 pre-recorded, on-demand videos that will also become…

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