Tag Archives: European History

CIFF 2018 Social Studies Film List

The Cleveland International Film Festival is here! We are keeping up with the tradition to look through the schedule and see which films will be interesting and useful for History and Social Studies teachers. Every year key themes emerge from this list. This year’s dominant themes are education, geography, gender, and LGBQT+. Let’s get the […]

April 11: History Dept Film Night

Please join us for a movie night featuring the classic Orson Welles film, The Third Man, which is set in Cold-War era Vienna. The film will be followed by a discussion with Dr. Matthew Berg (Professor and History Department Chair, John Carroll University). For more on his scholarship in Austrian history see Carroll Collected. All faculty, students, staff, […]

April 5: Film Screening “The Last Refugee”

Attend the 2018 Holocaust Remembrance events organized by Dr. Mark Cole! Film Screening The Last Refuge: The Story of Jewish Refugees in Shanghai Discussion and Q&A with Survivors after the Film When & Where: Thursday, April 5, 2018 6:00-8:00 PM Mather Mansion Ballroom-MM 301 2605 Euclid Avenue The Shanghai Jewish Museum traveling exhibit in Michael […]

2016 CIFF Films for Social Studies

The Cleveland International Film Festival is around the corner! I am keeping up with the tradition to look through the schedule and see which films will be interesting and useful for History and Social Studies teachers. Every year key themes emerge from this list. Perhaps not surprising, this year’s dominant themes are migration, climate change, and race. Let’s get […]

Mark Cole: Faculty Spotlight

We are pleased to feature Dr. Mark B. Cole as our first Social Studies @ CSU Faculty Spotlight! Dr. Cole began teaching as a College Associate Lecturer in the History Department at Cleveland State University in Fall 2014. A native of Ohio, he received his PhD in Modern European History from the University of Florida, […]

April 14: Cincinnati Teacher Workshop on Auschwitz

Professional Development Opportunity in Cincinnati: Liberation and Rebuilding after Auschwitz: A Workshop for Educators Tuesday, April 14, 2015 National Underground Railroad  Freedom Center  50 East Freedom  Way Cincinnati, OH 45202   Join us on April 14 to commemorate the 70th anniversary of the liberation of Auschwitz and Bergen Belsen concentration camps. Tour the temporary exhibit, Unlocking […]

February 3: Public Lecture on the Black Death

The History of Medicine Initiative invites you to a public lecture on the Black Death by Professor Sharon De Witte on February 3 at 5 pm.  All CSU students, faculty, alums and friends are welcome! Are you on Twitter? Follow the History of Medicine Initiative for more events like this! @medhumcsu

Cincinnati Holocaust educator workshops

There some exciting events for teachers coming up at the Cincinnati Center for Holocaust and Humanity! April 10: “Holocaust Film and TV: The Ethics of Visual Memory” Workshop led by Dr. Wulf Kansteiner Professor of History at Binghamton University and author of In Pursuit of German Memory (2006).  Kansteiner will also give a public lecture, The Future of […]

March 27: Walesa: Man of Hope at CIFF

Professor Rose has tickets available for CSU Students this Thursday, March 27 screening of Walesa: Man of Hope at 11:15 am at the Cleveland International Film Festival at Tower City Cinema.  Come check out the film and join us for coffee and discussion afterwards! Sign up here to reserve a ticket:  goo.gl/G6SfFe  

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