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Empowering Tomorrow: South Allegheny Students Unveil Civil Rights History in MLK Day Assembly with Laura Thompson, CWB Alumni and Teacher Extrodonaire

By Ellen Resnek / Monday, January 15, 2024 / Comments Off on Empowering Tomorrow: South Allegheny Students Unveil Civil Rights History in MLK Day Assembly with Laura Thompson, CWB Alumni and Teacher Extrodonaire

Charting a course through the pages of civil rights history, South Allegheny students recently gathered in a powerful assembly that transcended generations. Led by the dynamic Laura Thompson, CWB Master […]

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Spotlighted by the Pennsylvania School Boards Association: Our Unforgettable Speaker Event Focused on Nurturing Understanding and Compassion

By Ellen Resnek / Wednesday, December 20, 2023 / Comments Off on Spotlighted by the Pennsylvania School Boards Association: Our Unforgettable Speaker Event Focused on Nurturing Understanding and Compassion

The Pennsylvania School Board Association (PSBA) highlighted Tony McAleer’s visit to Seneca Valley School District on December 7th, 2023, in their widely distributed monthly e-bulletin. This bulletin reached an extensive […]

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FROM DARKNESS TO LIGHT: MOSAICS INSPIRED BY TRAGEDY

By Ellen Resnek / Wednesday, October 11, 2023 / Comments Off on FROM DARKNESS TO LIGHT: MOSAICS INSPIRED BY TRAGEDY

About the Event Free and open to the public RSVPs to our opening reception are requested Presented by Rodef Shalom Congregation in collaboration with Violins of Hope, this exhibit features […]

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Art and Remembrance inspired by the art and story of Holocaust survivor Esther Nisenthal Krinitz

By Ellen Resnek / Thursday, October 5, 2023 / Comments Off on Art and Remembrance inspired by the art and story of Holocaust survivor Esther Nisenthal Krinitz

EDUCATION The lessons from Esther’s art and story are immediate and understandable, nurturing empathy and courage, while her art brings the Holocaust to life in a markedly different way than […]

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Jewish Genealogy Society of Pittsburgh First Annual Special Interest Week

By Ellen Resnek / Friday, September 15, 2023 / Comments Off on Jewish Genealogy Society of Pittsburgh First Annual Special Interest Week

Jewish Genealogy Society of Pittsburgh in Partnership with the Rauh Jewish Archives host First Annual Special Interest Week Thousands of Jewish immigrants from historic Galicia (including parts of present-day Poland […]

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Light In the Dark CWB Partner Event

By Ellen Resnek / Monday, September 11, 2023 / Comments Off on Light In the Dark CWB Partner Event

Embrace the Spotlight 50% Off with CWB at Pittsburgh Ballet Theater’s Light in the Dark! Use promo code CWBFRIENDS to SAVE 50%! Choreography: Jennifer Archibald, Sasha Janes, Barak Marshall and Anabelle […]

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Light In the Dark CWB Partner Event

By Ellen Resnek / Monday, September 11, 2023 / Comments Off on Light In the Dark CWB Partner Event

Embrace the Spotlight 50% Off with CWB at Pittsburgh Ballet Theater’s Light in the Dark! Use promo code CWBFRIENDS to SAVE 50%! Choreography: Jennifer Archibald, Sasha Janes, Barak Marshall and Anabelle […]

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Light In the Dark CWB Partner Event

By Ellen Resnek / Monday, September 11, 2023 / Comments Off on Light In the Dark CWB Partner Event

Embrace the Spotlight 50% Off with CWB at Pittsburgh Ballet Theater’s Light in the Dark! Use promo code CWBFRIENDS to SAVE 50%! Choreography: Jennifer Archibald, Sasha Janes, Barak Marshall and Anabelle […]

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Truman and Israel: and The Behind-the-Scenes Story of US Support for Statehood in 1948

By Ellen Resnek / Thursday, September 7, 2023 / Comments Off on Truman and Israel: and The Behind-the-Scenes Story of US Support for Statehood in 1948

Featuring Dr. Robert P. Watson in Conversation with Dr. Miriam Klein Kassenoff   Join the Holocaust Institute at the University of Miami, School of Education & Human Development kick off […]

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Examining & Responding to Antisemitism in American Culture and Society, September 2023

By Ellen Resnek / Tuesday, August 15, 2023 / Comments Off on Examining & Responding to Antisemitism in American Culture and Society, September 2023

Participate in this asynchronous online course for a guided, facilitator-led exploration of Echoes & Reflections resources that support the teaching strategies to help your students understand contemporary antisemitism. We applaud your commitment to […]

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