A word about this wonderful EHRI online course.
I am now completing this course after initially debating whether it might simply repeat information about topics with which I am already acquainted. I couldn’t have been more wrong.
I can't tell you how glad I am that I did it. I'll share just a few reasons but, instead of getting too specific, I invite any of you to be in touch with me by email if you have any questions about some of the especially interesting parts of this course on primary sources.
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The EHRI (European Holocaust Research Infrastructure) Project offers places in an interactive Online Course on “The Holocaust through the Perspective of Primary Sources” designed by EHRI-Partner Yad Vashem. With original documents and interviews with leading historians, it offers a comprehensive insight into various primary sources essential for Holocaust research. Discussions among the participants will be supervised and supported, with written assignments guaranteeing a high scientific standard.
Free Online Course: starts October 17 at the University of Nottingham
Around the world, nearly 46 million people are forced to work against their will for no pay. The new UN Sustainable Development Goals call for an end to global slavery by 2030, but how can we achieve this? During the world’s first massive open online course (MOOC) about contemporary slavery we will consider:
- Different forms of slavery
The Baylor University Institute for Oral History invites you to join its online, live audio workshop, "Getting Started with Oral History." The interactive workshop will provide six hours of instruction on two consecutive Wednesdays in August—August 10 and August 17, from 10:00 a.m. CDT to 1:00 p.m. CDT. You may take part in the workshop from the convenience of your home or office computer via a free Blackboard Collaborate web conferencing interface.
David Stewart, author of the classic MAKING OF A MODERN JAPANESE ARCHITECTURE, will be offering an on-line course based on the book. The link is below, with more info. Should you want to connect with David directly, just drop me a note and I will forward it.