October 9 represents, in Romania, the National Holocaust Remembrance Day. To commemorate this tragic event, between September and October 2020, at the Iulia Hasdeu Lugoj High School, took place the project „Holocaust through the eyes of children”. In this project, the students from HasdEU made posters, collages, drawings or paintings with the theme Children in the Holocaust (and / or the Holocaust). Given the conditions, the contest took place online.
75 years after the liberation of the extermination camp from Auschwitz, on January 27, on the occasion of the International Day of Holocaust Remembrance, the students of the Theoretical High School "Iulia Hasdeu" Lugoj resumed the project "Lights in the Dark". Students in the 11th grade, involved in the project, are seeking information about the victims of the Holocaust and about the Auschwitz camp. Divided into groups, students made cardboard cubes, white or black, on the cover of which they cut the figure 75. Inside the cubes were glued images with the Auschwitz camp.
On Tuesday, 19 March 2019, at Liceul Teoretic Iulia Hasdeu Lugoj, took place the activity „At Home with Anne Frank”. The students of the class X D involved in this activity learnt about the rights and the civil liberties and about the consequences of the violation of those rights and civil liberties done by the totalitarian regime.
For the International Holocaust Remembrance Day (27 of January) and the victims of the Pogrom of Bucharest (21-23 January 1941), the students from the High School „Iulia Hasdeu” Lugoj have participated in January 2019 in the project entitled „Glimmers in the Night of the Holocaust”. The students involved in this project have engraved, by cropping, a series of notions and terms related to the Holocaust on cardboard cylinders.
On November 15, 2018, HasdEU Students' Film Festival - 6th edition was held. Within the framework of the FFEH6 project, 70 students from the "Iulia Hasdeu" High School in Lugoj have produced 5-7 minute films about the history of their own family. Besides interviews with grandparents and parents, students used old family photographs to make these films. The best films were awarded with diplomas and prizes in objects with the logo of the event.
On the occasion of The National day of Commemorating the Holocaust in Romania- October 9, the students and the teachers from Liceul Teoretic „Iulia Hasdeu” Lugoj have organized many special activities. Thereby, in „The Holocaust Through Children’s Eyes” project, the students who are part of the „Jew’s History. The Holocaust” Circle, and other high school students, involved in a contest of drawings with themes that reflect The Holocaust. The best creations have been awarded. An exposition has been realized with those creations.
Sultana Tarampoulous remembers...
Combining history with personal testimonies. The story of the Jewish community in Didymoteicho through the eyes of the Holocaust survivor Sultana Tarampoulous. The historian Vasilis Ritzaleos fills the gaps.