(BRANCHBURG, NJ) -- Raritan Valley Community College’s Institute for Holocaust and Genocide Studies will host an online screening of the documentary Children of Genocide: The Five Who Survived, featuring voices of genocide survivors from the Holocaust, Cambodia, Rwanda, Bosnia, and Sudan, Friday, September 23 from 10:00am-11:00am. The program, which is being offered in honor of the United Nations International Day of Peace, is being presented in partnership with Mercer County Holocaust, Genocide, & Human Rights Education Center.
In addition to the 30-minute screening, the program will include a conversation with the film’s director, Dr. Ellen Kennedy of World Without Genocide (shown at the top of this article), and Bosnian survivor Dr. Dragana Vidovic, who is featured in the documentary.
The event will be presented on Zoom and registration is required. To register, visit www.shorturl.at/AQRY5.
The program is co-sponsored by The Jewish Federation of Somerset, Hunterdon, and Warren Counties.
Raritan Valley Community College (RVCC) is located at 118 Lamington Road in Branchburg, New Jersey. Ranked by WalletHub.com and Niche.com as the #1 community college in New Jersey, RVCC has been serving as an academic and cultural center for Somerset and Hunterdon County residents for over 50 years. The College has been nationally recognized for its service to the community, environmental stewardship, and commitment to diversity. It is home to a Planetarium, Science Education Institute and 3M Observatory; a Theatre offering professional performances for all ages; and an Honors College for high achieving students. The College offers more than 90 associate degrees and certificates, as well as career training and professional development courses.