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DEUTSCHLANDJAHR: TRUMP, TRADE, TARIFFS, AND TRANSATLANTIC RELATIONS WITH DAVID ART, PETER PETRI AND BOB ART

 
Wednesday October 17th, Luncheon Buffet at 12 pm and Panel at 12:30 pm
Room: Usdan International Lounge 
 
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Panelists: David Art,  Peter Petri, and  Bob Art  
 
DEUTSCHLANDJAHR LOGO
 
   

 
 
 
THE BRIDGE: ECHOES OF THE HOLOCAUST WITH JULIE LINDHAL AND RACHEL CERROTTI 
 
Monday October 22nd, 7-8:30 pm
Room: Usdan International Lounge 
 
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More Information here.
 
Echoes of the holocaust image
 
 
 
 
CAMPUS WEEK: GABRIELLE HEINEMANN ON THE MADONNA GIRLS CENTER IN BERLIN-NEUKOELLN 
Tuesday October 23rd, 12-2 pm
Room: Rapaporte Treasury Hall
 
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 Gabriele Heinemann

The Work of the MaDonna Girls Center in Berlin-Neukölln

Berlin-Neukölln has been a destination for migrants since the 1970s. Gabriele Heinemann, founder of the MaDonna-Girlscenter, will describe her work empowering young girls and women and the Center’s urban development/violence prevention efforts. How does the Center realize participation and self-determination? How can an understanding of Social Work as Human Rights Work be realized in daily interaction? How can diversity and community be protected against increasing gentrification?

 
 
 
 
CAMPUS WEEK: IMAGES OF IMMIGRATION IN GERMANY AND THE U.S. WITH JACOBIA DAHM AND GRISELDA SAN MARTIN 
 
Monday October 29th, 12-2 pm
Room: Levine-Ross Hassenfeld 
 
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  Griselda SanMartin   Jacobia Dahm

In this talk Griselda San Martin and Jacobia Dahm will be presenting recent photo essays about immigrant communities in Germany and the US, and discuss how their work ties in with the larger debates about immigration on both sides of the Atlantic.

Griselda San Martin is a Spanish documentary photographer based in New York City. She is a graduate of the Documentary Photography and Photojournalism program at the International Center of Photography (ICP) and holds a masters in Journalism from the University of Colorado Boulder.

Jacobia Dahm is a German photojournalist based in Berlin. Her projects are rooted in her longstanding interest in social justice and vulnerable communities. In the past she has worked on stories revolving around the effects of criminal justice on families (in the US), and since 2015 she has also been documenting refugees along the migrant trail across Europe, and after their arrival in Germany. 

 
 
 
PEACEBUILDING AND CONFLICT IN UKRAINE AND RUSSIA WITH ANDRE KAMENSHIKOV 
 
Tuesday October 30th, 12-2pm
Room: Faculty Club Lounge
 
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Andre Kamenshikov is the representative of the US-based NGO Nonviolence International and the regional coordinator for the Global Partnership for the Prevention of Armed Conflict (GPPAC)-an international civil society network in the Eastern European region.

He was the founder of Nonviolence International-CIS, a civil society organization that was based in Moscow. Since 2015, Mr. Kamenshikov, has been in Kyiv working primarily with the local civil society sector on enhancing its capacities to contribute to peace and democratic development of the country. Mr. Kamenshikov has also published multiple works on the role of civil society in post-soviet conflicts.

 

 
CAMPUS WEEK: SYRIAN REFUGEES IN AND AROUND GERMANY WITH IBRAHIM SHKHESS AND HASSAN ALMOHAMMED
 
Thursday November 1st 2018, 12-2 pm
Room: Faculty Club Lounge
 
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LOOTED ART FOR SALE: CONFERENCE AND FILM SCREENING
 
Tuesday November 6th 2018, 2-5pm
Room: Wasserman Cinematheque 
 
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KRISTALLNACHT COMMEMERATION: RENA FINDER, SHINDLER'S LIST
 
Wednesday November 7th 2018, 6:30-8:30 pm
Room: Usdan International Lounge
 
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