A Year in the Life: Part 2

Originally posted on Holocaust Studies in Haifa:
“What is it like to be a student in the Weiss-Livnat MA Program in Holocaust Studies?” is a question we receive a lot. Naturally,  many of you are curious about our unique program, the students who participate in it, and the experiences they have living in Israel while…

Faculty Feature: Professor Stefan Ihrig

Originally posted on Holocaust Studies in Haifa:
Professor Stefan Ihrig received his BA degree in Law and Politics at the Queen Mary University in London, his MA degree in History, Turcology and Political Science at the Free University of Berlin and his PhD in History at the University of Cambridge. Professor Ihrig spent four years…

Dear Incoming Students

By Meredith Scott, a student of MA program in Holocaust Studies, 2016-2017 Cohort. Dear new students, Rachel, from the International School asked me to write a blog for incoming students. She asked me to basically write a letter to myself, what I would have told myself October 22, 2016, when I moved to Haifa. Academics: First, allow…

Impressions of the International MA in Holocaust Studies

By Tamar Taylor, a student of MA program in Holocaust Studies, 2016-2017 Cohort. This was originally posted on Holocaust Studies in Haifa. Being on the Holocaust Studies course has exceeded my expectations in so many ways. First, the location. To see that beautiful view each time I come to Uni, the Bay of Haifa, and even Mt. Hermon in…