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‘I feel the responsibility to share’: Queen’s Hillel kicks off Holocaust Education Week

As part of Holocaust Education Week, the AMS and Queen’s Hillel hosted the ‘Aftermath of the Holocaust: A Student Perspective’ panel on Jan. 24. The event discussed the necessity of paying tribute to the losses suffered by Jewish people during the Holocaust and the intergenerational trauma that continues to affect their families today.

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Student group alleges anti-Semitism at AMS-hosted event

On Nov. 9, the Social Issues Commission (SIC), Queen’s Committee Against Racial and Ethnic Discrimination (CARED), and Levana Gender Advocacy Centre held an event on navigating colonial institutions and intersectional student activism with guest speaker Ericka Hart.Continue...

Queen’s Zoom lecture hacked with violent images including swastikas

Queen’s Hillel, the Jewish cultural club on campus, acknowledged a violent incident that occurred at a public event hosted by the School of Religion in a statement Tuesday night.

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Hillel Queen’s hosts Holocaust survivor

Hillel Queen’s hosted Elly Gotz on Nov. 11 to tell the story of how he survived the Holocaust.Continue...

Queen’s Hillel criticizes Muslim-Jewish symposium over speakers

Queen’s Hillel criticized a symposium focused on Muslim-Jewish solidarity last week, saying in a Facebook post the event lacked “mainstream Jewish voices.”

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Hillel Queen’s brings Holocaust survivor to campus

On Nov. 13, students filled Dupuis Auditorium and listened to Esther Fairbloom tell her life story. A survivor of the Holocaust, Fairbloom travelled from Toronto to Kingston to give her address as part of Holocaust Education Week hosted by Hillel Queen’s.Continue...