Hayyim and Esther Kieval Institute Programs

Kieval Institute Programs

The Kieval Institute sponsors an annual Fall Colloquium and the Annual Town of Colonie Jewish Association Lecture. All events are free and open to the public.

On October 15 and 16, the Hayyim and Esther Kieval Institute for Jewish-Christian Studies will present its annual Fall Colloquium on the topic

"Teaching Our Children About the Holocaust."

Our scholars in residence will be:

Dr. Mehnaz Afridi, Manhattan College
Dr. Daniel Reich, Curator and Director of Education, Holocaust Museum and Learning Center, St. Louis
Fr. David Bossman, Seton Hall University

The talks will take place on Sunday, October 15 from 2:30-5:30 in Key Auditorium (Roger Bacon 202).
The discussion will take place on Monday, October 16 from 10 am to 12 noon in the Norm, Lonnstrom Dining Hall.
Bishop Edward Scharfenberger will be present on Monday to offer final greetings.

All events are free, kosher, and open to the public.

For more information, email or call Dr. Peter Zaas at 518-783-2361. Online registration available.

Past Kieval Programs