The Holocaust and Human Rights Center of Maine welcomes David Kaye’s Kaye tells the story of moving his small family to Israel for six months in 2012 to teach on a Fulbright Scholarship. A self-proclaimed “naive Jew from Vermont,” Kaye had high hopes of settling the turmoil overseas once and for all. This funny and…

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In the past several days we have heard a disturbing build up of rhetoric about refugees from elected officials throughout the world, the country, and in Maine. We feel that this rhetoric is not only unfortunate and sad, but it also feeds movements that go against many of the principles on which this country was founded. It…

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Join us for the opening on Thursday, September 24th from 5 to 7 p.m. (Program begins at 5:30.) Free admission! Transgender Maine Transgender Maine is made possible with support and contributions from the UMA Diversity Committee, Maine Transnet, Equality Maine, The Maine Transgender Lobby, Safe Space Radio, SAGE Maine, The Maine People’s Alliance, GLSEN, The…

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          The Holocaust and Human Rights Center (HHRC) is proud to present an exhibit dedicated to the upcoming 25th anniversary of the Americans with Disabilities Act. The exhibit, which will be held at the Michael Klahr Center on the campus of the University of Maine at Augusta will be displayed From…

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Join us for this exciting new exhibit at the Michael Klahr Center of the Holocaust and Human Rights Center of Maine.   Generously Sponsored by UMA Senior College, Bath Savings Institution, Dr. Julius Ciembroniewicz and JS McCarthy Printers   (207) 621-3530 On the campus of the University of Maine at Augusta, 46 University Drive, Augusta,…

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Bidding for Good 2017 Online Auction October 20 through November 10 at Bidding for Good (website forthcoming) From October 20 through November 10, 2017, the Holocaust and Human Rights Center of Maine will hold its annual online auction! The HHRC’s online auction is a wonderful opportunity to take home some wonderful gifts while also supporting the…

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Students at Central High in Little Rock, Arkansas

Next Workshop: October 26, 2017, from 9AM to 4PM Workshop Location: Michael Klahr Center, University of Maine at Augusta Facilitators: Liz Helitzer and Dan Pearl Contact Hours Earned: 6 Workshop Cost: $75 Meals provided Note: A limited number of stipends are available for those traveling 80 miles or more from the HHRC Click here to…

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Solomon and Minnie Morgan

World War One: Letters Home September 14th through October 13th Special program: Thursday, October 5 from 5p.m.-7p.m., with program at 5:30 World War One: Letters Home is an intimate and personal glimpse into the experiences and feelings of young people during wartime one century ago. This exhibit of artifacts, photographs, personal notes, and letters shares…

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