This trip is open to all New England area undergraduate students of any background.
The program begins at 10AM on August 5, 2019, with brunch and and an opening discussion.
The program ends at 6PM, following a guided tour of the three story exhibition, free time in the exhibition, closing discussions, a writing workshop, and dinner.
All participants are required to write an essay or article during our closing session. It will be published that evening.
Students are expected to arrange their own transportation and if necessary accommodations. Together, Restoring their Names will reimburse each student up to $400 for any form of transportation and accommodation, if needed, upon completion of tour requirements. After the trip you must send us original receipts for those items and a reimbursement check will be issued within 6 weeks. This funding is only available as a reimbursement, and students who do not need to arrange transportation or accommodation do not have access to the $400. All meals and entrance fees will be provided by the program on that day.
About the Exhibit
“The most significant site of the Holocaust, Auschwitz was not a single entity, but a complex of 48 concentration and extermination camps, at which 1 million Jews—and tens of thousands of others—were murdered.”
“This groundbreaking exhibition brings together more than 700 original objects and 400 photographs from over 20 institutions and museums around the world. Auschwitz. Not long ago. Not far away. is the most comprehensive exhibition dedicated to the history of Auschwitz and its role in the Holocaust ever presented in North America, and an unparalleled opportunity to confront the singular face of human evil—one that arose not long ago and not far away.” Learn more about the exhibition at https://mjhnyc.org/discover-the-exhibition/about-the-exhibition/
Questions? Email Elan@TogetherRestoring.com
There are a limited number of spots on this program that will be filled on a rolling basis. To secure your participation, apply now: