THE RICHARD STOCKTON COLLEGE OF NEW JERSEY

Office of Public Relations

Pomona, NJ  08240

 

Stockton College Hosts Annual Holocaust Awareness Awards Program

 

Project Submissions Open to Students Grades 5-12

 

 

For Immediate Release  

Thursday, February 10, 2005

Contact:   Tim Kelly

                  Dottie Munro

                  Stockton Public Relations

                  (609) 652-4950

 

Galloway Township, NJ – The Richard Stockton College of New Jersey's Holocaust Resource Center is seeking submissions of projects for its annual Holocaust Awareness Awards program.  This year’s theme is, “Using Holocaust Survivors as a Resource for Studying the Holocaust,” and teachers of students grades 5-12 are encouraged to include these projects into their curriculums.

In lieu of a competition, this year’s event will stress the importance of using the testimonies of Holocaust survivors as a resource for teaching the Holocaust.

Submission deadline is April 1, 2005, and projects should be forwarded to the Holocaust Resource Center at Stockton, located on the second floor of the library in building F.

Details about the program may be obtained by calling the Holocaust Resource Center at 609-652-4699, or by e-mail to gail.rosenthal@stockton.edu.