The Sara & Sam Schoffer Holocaust Resource Center, a joint project of the Richard Stockton College of New Jersey and the Jewish Federation of Atlantic and Cape May Counties, is located on the second floor of the Richard Stockton College of New Jersey Library. The center is open from Monday through Thursday, 8:30 AM to 6:00 PM and Fridays from 8:30 AM to 5:00 PM. During the summer, the Holocaust Resource Center is closed on Friday.
Our facilities are free and open to the public. Guided tours are available by appointment. School groups and educators are welcome!
To schedule a tour, or for any other questions, please call Gail Rosenthal at (609) 652-4699 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Exclusive Movie Event
at Frank Theatres' Towne Stadium 16 in Egg Harbor Township to support the Sara and Sam Schoffer Holocaust Resource Center
The Imitation Game
Starring Benedict Cumberbatch and Oscar winner Kiera Knightly
Date: January 15, 2015
Time: 7:00 pm (PROMPTLY)
Place: Frank Theatres' Towne Stadium 16 - Egg Harbor Township, NJ 08234 (near Boscov's).
Cost: $18.00 per person. Admission includes one movie ticket and a resource booklet to supplement the film.
Questions: Please call 609-652-4699 or 609-652-4542.
The Imitation Game is the true story of Alan Turing, the genius British mathematician and computer scientist. He cracked the German enigma code, saving many lives and helping the Allies win WWII. Alan Turing also represents how homosexuals were legally persecuted; he was prosecuted by the UK government in 1952.
We have received permission to have an Atlantic and Cape May Counties' exclusive movie event, The Imitation Game. The film will begin at 7:00 pm promptly. The film running time is 1 hour and 50 minutes. Proceeds from the evening will benefit the Sara and Sam Schoffer Holocaust Resource Center. Please consider sponsoring an educator or student to attend the event. Your support is appreciated.
SPACE IS LIMITED! Please make your reservations now!
Click here to view the flier. Fill out and send in to make your reservation!
Study Tour to the United Nations (UN) for Holocaust Memorial Ceremony
Date: Tuesday, January 27, 2015
Time: 7:30 am departure from Stockton's Campus Center
3:00 pm departure from the United Nations
5:30 pm arrive at Stockton's Campus Center
Cost: Free including roundtrip bus from Stockton, entrance to UN program dedicated to the Holocaust, and guided tour of the UN. Lunch is "on your own" and available at the UN cafeteria.
The Sara and Sam Schoffer Holocaust Resource Center is sponsoring a study tour to the United Nations (UN) in New York City for the UN's program dedicated to the liberation of Auschwitz-Birkenau (January 27, 1945). The UN welcome will be delivered by the United Nation's Secretary General and the President of the General Assembly.
Reservations are on a first come, first served basis.
For Reservations, contact: Adrienne Parvin, email@example.com or (321)615-0371
Fall 2014 Courses
Undergraduate Holocaust & Genocide Studies Courses
GIS 3666 The Holocaust in Film & Literature (V) (Juniors & Seniors)
Master of Arts in Holocaust & Genocide Courses
MAHG 5002 Holocaust and American Experience
Representatives From the Sara and Sam Schoffer Holocaust Resource Center at the Richard Stockton College of New Jersey Attended the International School for Holocaust Studies of Yad Vashem 9th International Conference on Holocaust Education
Right to left: Dr. Carol Rittner, Gail Rosenthal, Dr. Michael Hayse
This conference took place July 2014 at Yad Vashem in Jerusalem, Israel. It brought together Holocaust survivors, scholars, educators, and artists from four generations. Over 400 participants from 50 different countries engaged in an educational, intergenerational and multicultural dialogue on how we will preserve the legacy and confront the challenges of Holocaust education in the years to come. All three representatives from Stockton were conference moderators.
May 2014 Study Tour to Poland, Lithuania, and Germany
Please stop by the Holocaust Resource Center for more information!
Jewish Foundation for the Righteous Honors Stockton HRC
Dr. Rittner to Host International Seminar
For Holocaust Survivors and their Families:
RACING AGAINST TIME
Wanted: Holocaust artifacts to photograph
The artifacts (letters, documents, photos, books, personal possessions such as clothing and toys) will be photographed and filmed with the Holocaust survivor or survivor family member.
The Racing Against Time project reflects L'Dor V'Dor, from generation to generation, remembering and preserving artifacts from the past. Let's begin Racing Against Time so that these artifacts can be viewed by educators, students, and the community.
Registration and information: Gail Rosenthal at (609.652.4699) or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Funding provided by The Atlantic County Historical Society and The Jewish Community Foundation of Atlantic and Cape May Counties
The Holocaust Resource Center has a library of videos available. Three of these are now available on the website.
Alone No More: A Community Assists Holocaust Survivors
Rails of the Holocaust: A Journey to Stockton College
From Despair, Hope