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In commemoration of Armenian Genocide Remembrance Day and Genocide Awareness Month, Classrooms Without Borders is honored to bring Armenian Genocide scholar Sara Cohan to our community of learners in Pittsburgh and across the country over Zoom.

Sara Cohan serves as the Education Director of The Genocide Education Project, developing curriculum and leading GenEd’s teacher-training workshops. Cohan’s background combines research, study, curriculum development and teaching. She has a Master’s degree in Social Science Education and was a high school social studies teacher in Florida.  She was a teacher fellow at the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum and has received multiple other fellowships and awards, including those from Fulbright-Hays and the National Endowment of the Humanities. She received the George Washington Medal of Honor from the Freedoms Foundation and served as a research fellow for Teaching Tolerance, a project of the Southern Poverty Law Center. She has written articles and educational materials for scholarly journals, magazines and multiple nonprofits.

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Lecture with Sara Cohan, in commemoration of the Armenian Genocide

Thursday, April 23 @ 4:00 PM - 5:30 PM


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