Spring 2016 Events

Tuesday January 26, 2016
Professional Development Workshop
Annual Armenian Genocide Education Initiative
Co-sponsored with Center for Peace, Justice and Reconciliation-Bergen Community College Northern Valley Curriculum Center

Tuesday February 2, 2016
6:30-8:30pm
Commemoration and Symposium
International Holocaust Remembrance Day Lecture
Igor Kotler, CGHR/ President, Museum of Human Rights, Freedom and Tolerance
Norbert Bikales, Holocaust Survivor
Frances Malkin, Holocaust Survivor
Dana Room
4th Floor, Dana Library

Saturday February 6, 2016
Concert
8-10pm
Malek Jendali and the Zagreb Philharmonic Orchestra
Weill Recital Hall, Carnegie Hall
New York City

Wednesday February 24, 2016
2:30-4:30pm
Lecture
Rethinking as Ethical Practice: Creating Spaces for Critical Inquiry Within & Beyond Academia
Paul Hastings, Executive Director, Japan ICU Foundation
Dana Room
4th Floor, Dana Library

Thursday March 31, 2016
6:00-9:30pm
Exhibit Tour and Film Screening
He Named Me Malala
Nela Navarro (Associate Director, CGHR) and Gretel Truong (Film Campaign Manager, the Malala Fund)
Newark Museum
Click here for further information

April 2016
Film Screenings & Discussion
Cambodian Genocide Commemoration
The Khmer Rouge Rice Fields: The Story of Rape Survivor Tang Kim
Behind the Walls of S-21: Oral History from Tuol Sleng Prison
Details, tba

April 2016
Lectures
Genocide Awareness Month
Details, tba

Wednesday April 6, 2016
9:00am-3:00pm
Meeting
New Jersey Commission on Holocaust Education, Department of Education Annual Center Directors Meeting
Center for Law and Justice, Room125

Thursday April 7, 2016
7:00-8:30pm
Lecture
Celluloid Exiles and Matinee Idols: The Armenian Genocide and Diaspora on Film
Eric Nazarian, Filmmaker
Engelhard Auditorium
Armenian Genocide Program, Center for the Study of Genocide and Human Rights

Friday April 8, 2016
9:15am-3:00pm
Symposium
Living Truth in the Americas
Center for Law and Justice, Room 395
Additional info can be found here

Wednesday April 13, 2016
Mohamed Alsiadi with the Makil Jandali Trio
Musical Performance
Skoll World Forum
Oxford University, England

Wednesday April 13-15, 2016
9:00am-12:00pm and 1:00pm-4:00pm
Photo Exhibit-Reflection Space
The Silent Room: Commemorating the Cambodian Genocide
Hill Hall, Room 701

Saturday April 16, 2016
9:00am-12:00pm and 1:00pm-4:00pm
Think Tank Meeting
"Defining the Space of Human Rights Education in Higher Education: Drawing a Roadmap for the Future"
Center for Women's Global Leadership, 160 Ryders Lane, New Brunswick

Thursday April 21, 2016
7:00-8:30pm
Lecture
The Armenians in Modern Turkey: Post-Genocide Society, Politics and History
Dr. Talin Suciyan
Engelhard Auditorium
Armenian Genocide Program, Center for the Study of Genocide and Human Rights

Wednesday April 27, 2016
4:00-6:00pm
The Voice Behind the Walls of S-21: The Story of Chum Mey
Cosponsored by Rutgers Division of Global Affairs and the Sleuk Rith Institute
Center of Law and Justice, 020 Riker, Danzig, Scherer, Hyland Perretti Room
123 Washington Street

Friday April 29, 2016
1:00-2:00pm
"Protecting Women and Girls in Conflict"
Briefing
Suhail Khan, Peace and Security Officer
United Nations, NYC

June 2016
International Conference
Rethinking Peace Studies: Translation, Memory, and Dialogue
Tokyo, Japan