Friday, March 3, 9:00 a.m.–3:00 p.m.
Prof. Jeffrey Shandler, Rutgers University
Jeffrey Shandler is Professor and Chair of Jewish Studies at Rutgers University. His books include While America Watches: Televising the Holocaust (Oxford University Press); Awakening Lives: Autobiographies of Jewish Youth in Poland before the Holocaust (Yale University Press), and Anne Frank Unbound: Media, Imagination, Memory (Indiana University Press). Forthcoming titles include Holocaust Memory in the Digital Age: Survivors’ Stories and New Media Practices (Stanford University Press).
Susan Goldstein Snyder, Curator, U.S. Holocaust Memorial Museum
Colleen Tambuscio, Pedagogical Consultant
Colleen Tambuscio is a long time special education and regular education teacher who has been involved in Holocaust and genocide education for the past twenty years and currently teaches at New Milford High School. She has an MA in Jewish-Christian Studies from Seton Hall University, and is an educational consultant to the NJ Commission on Holocaust Education. In 1998, Colleen was named as a Mandel Fellow to the U.S. Holocaust Memorial Museum and continues to serve as a US Holocaust Memorial Regional Museum Educator. Tambuscio is the founder and President of the Council of Holocaust Educators, a national professional development organization for educators interested in teaching the Holocaust and genocide.