Jackie Metzger, of Yad Vashem’s International school, talks about Poetry and the Holocaust

Originally posted on Holocaust Studies in Haifa:
Dr. Jackie Metzger shared his talk “Literature in the Holocaust: Teaching the Holocaust through Poetry” with our students during their seminar at Yad Vashem. Here are three of the poems he discussed. Written in Pencil in a Sealed Freightcar | By Dan Pagis Here in this car I…

Field Trip: Archaeological Sites on the Israeli Coast

By Nicole Constantine, a student of MA program in Maritime Civilizations, 2016-2017 Cohort. One unique and rewarding aspect of the International MA program in Maritime Civilizations is the opportunity to go on field trips throughout the year. The field trips provide hands-on experiential learning that complements what we learn in the classroom. The department takes us … More Field Trip: Archaeological Sites on the Israeli Coast

Alumni Spotlight: Uta Freyer

By Uta Freyer, an alumna of MA program in Peace and Conflict Management, 2013-2014 Cohort. Originally From: Germany Age: 34 years old Currently Living: Berlin, Germany Previous Education: BA Educational Sciences in Germany Current Occupation: 
I work as an Educational counselor for Refugees in Berlin How did you find the program at the University of Haifa? I cannot answer this … More Alumni Spotlight: Uta Freyer

Student Spotlight: Kingdom Mufhandu

By Kingdom Mufhandu, a student of MPH in Global Health Leadership & Administration, 2016-2017 Cohort. Place of Birth: Alexandra township, Johannesburg, South Africa Country of Residence before arriving to Haifa: South Africa Age: 39 years old Any previous degrees you’ve held and where you studied: • National Diploma in Biomedical Technology, University of Johannesburg, South Africa. … More Student Spotlight: Kingdom Mufhandu