“The Power of Hope in the Holodomor,” a lesson plan designed to inspire students to take action in adversity, earned educator Pamela Clark the sixth annual HREC Educator Award for Holodomor Lesson Plan Development. For creating a lesson plan based o...Continue Reading “The Power of Hope in the Holodomor” Inspires Students to Take Action in Adversity. On the 90th Commemoration Calgary educator’s Holodomor lesson plan receives award.
Deadline for submissions: May 1, 2024. About The Holodomor Research and Education Consortium (HREC) announces its 2024 HREC Educator Award marking the commemoration of the Ukrainian genocide known as the Holodomor, which took place on the territory of Ukr...Continue Reading 2024 HREC Educator Award for Holodomor Lesson Plan Development
The theme for this year’s Sixth International Verba Magistri Methodology Lab Summer School for Educators in Ukraine at the New Ukrainian School–“Litna Shkola” (29 July–10 August 2023) was “Innovative Methods of Teaching the History of the Hol...Continue Reading HREC ED in Ukraine: Sixth Annual Summer School for human rights and the Holodomor 2023
The Heritages of Hunger Consortium’s “Conveying Difficult Pasts: Theory, History and Memory” Expert Meeting at The Dutch Trippenhuis and the Versetz Resistance Museum, in Amsterdam, Netherlands took place with about 50 in-person participants ov...Continue Reading How Do We Deal with Difficult Pasts? Heritages of Hunger Experts Conference.
THURSDAY NOVEMBER 16, 2023 • 7:30 PM EST / 6:30 PM CST / 5:30 PM MST Author Erin Litteken talks about her latest novel The Memory Keeper of Kyiv. Read details In 1929, Katya is 16 years old, surrounded by family and in love with the boy next door. When ...Continue Reading Author Erin Litteken talks about her latest novel The Memory Keeper of Kyiv
THURSDAY OCTOBER 19, 2023 • 7:30 PM EST / 6:30 PM CST / 5:30 PM MST Author Kat Karpenko talks about her latest novel The Photograph. Read details Ukraine 1928. Stalin has risen to power and started to implement plans that will change the country forever...Continue Reading Author Kat Karpenko talks about her latest novel The Photograph
Holodomor Memorial Day Holodomor Memorial Day in Schools: the 4th Friday of November On the 29 May of 2008, the Parliament of Canada unanimously passed an “Act to Establish a Ukrainian Famine and Genocide (Holodomor) Memorial Day and to Recognize the U...Continue Reading Holodomor Memorial Day 2023
THURSDAY APRIL 20, 2023 • 7:30 PM EST / 6:30 PM CST / 5:30 PM MST Author Katherine Marsh talks about her latest novel The Lost Year. Read details A brilliant middle-grade survival story that traces a harrowing family secret back to the Holodomor, a terr...Continue Reading Author Katherine Marsh talks about her latest novel The Lost Year
The 20th Annual Human Rights Watch Film Festival will hold an opening night screening of FREEDOM ON FIRE: UKRAINE’S FIGHT FOR FREEDOM by Academy Award nominated director & filmmaker, Evgeny Afineevsky (Winter On Fire) at HOT DOCS Ted Rogers Cine...Continue Reading 20th Annual Human Rights Watch Film Festival Panel Discussion
HREC Education received an official letter from Mr. Serhii Shkarlet, the Minister of Education and Science of Ukraine, which thanked Valentina Kuryliw and Dr. Liudmyla Hrynevych for their work together over the past eight years in the partnership between ...Continue Reading Ukraine’s Minister of Education and Science Sends Letter of Appreciation and Approval to HREC ED and HREC in Ukraine