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The Latvian Latke Contest – A Hanukkah Movie
The Lost Sephardic World
My Spanish Bosnian Life - The Story of Hana Montiljo Gasic
Centropa Summer Academy 2017
Student Projects and Competitions
CJN Video Competition
An international video competition for students of Jewish schools. Create a great video and win valuable prizes!
Centropa Jewish Network (CJN)
A unique network connecting Jewish schools from all over the world, providing community, development, and support.
Visiting Vienna by Ruth Ellen Gruber
„Vienna looms large in Jewish history and memory.” Discover it with the help of Ruth Ellen Gruber!
Trans History video competition
An international competition of youth projects in Ukraine and Moldova. Discover Jewish history or civil society, and win!
A civil society project connecting Ukrainians and Moldovans to their country’s Jewish history and each other.
The History of Central European Jews in Family Photographs
Visegrád Video Competition
Are you a student from Hungary, Slovakia, Czech Republik, or Poland? Create a short film and take part in our competition!
Standing Up Stories / Bullying Stories
Read excerpts from Centropa interviews about what it means to be bullied – and remember those who stood up.
15 Romanian Synagogues
A Centropa documentation project to preserve photographically the most remarkable synagogues of Romania.
The Milton Wolf Prize in student diplomacy
A competition for US students about doing good: identify a community problem – research how to address it.
The Lost Sephardic World
Learn more about the Jewry of the Balkans through family photographs and interviews collected by Centropa.
The gefilte fish manifesto by Jane Cohen
A review of Jeffrey Yoskowitz’s compelling cookbook, The Gefilte Manifesto, by Jane Cohen.
The Sarajevo Project - A lesson in civil society
A story of ordinary people in extraordinary times: a project in Hungary, Poland and Romania about civil society.
Resources for teachers and students in England
Collected Centropa stories about the Kindertransport, the work of Nicholas Winton, and the liberation of Belsen.
Sephardic Recipes: Cheese Borekas
Click here to learn how to make authentic Cheese Borekas – and find out more about the Sephardic cuisine!
How to make a good video?
Making a good video is so easy! These teenagers will show you how to make awesome short films
Centropa's Thematic websites: Kristallnacht
Find a collection of resources about the Night of the Broken Glass: Centropa stories, pictures, films, and essays.
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