Maud Dahme Award - This award is to an individual who has demonstrated the moral courage and sense of humanity of an upstander in defending others.
Jill Cerqueira - Teacher
Emily Heerema - Student
The Richard Stockton College of New Jersey
Theresa Szymanski - Teacher
Lawton C. Johnson Summit Middle School – Summit
Professor of Writing
Press of Atlantic City
Thomas H. Kean
Edmund S. Palagyi
The core mission of the New Jersey Commission on Holocaust Education is to promote Holocaust education in the State of New Jersey. On a continual basis, the Commission shall survey the status of Holocaust/Genocide Education; design, encourage nd promote the implementation of Holocaust and genocide education and awareness; provide programs in New Jersey; and coordinate designated events that will provide appropriate memorialization of the Holocaust on a regular basis throughout the state. The Commission will provide assistance and advice to the public and private schools and will meet with county and local school officials, and other interested public and private organizations, to assist with the study of the Holocaust and genocide.
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Phil Kirschner, Esq.
Dr. Paul B. Winkler
State of New Jersey
Commission on Holocaust Education
P.O. Box 500
Trenton, NJ 08625