Auschwitz-Survivor Stanisław Zalewski Visits Touro College Berlin


On 29 November 2018, more than 60 students and guests attended a talk with Auschwitz-survivor Stanisław Zalewski from Warsaw. The 94-year-old Zalewski was arrested by Gestapo in Warsaw in 1943 and, after torture in the Pawiak prison, deported to Auschwitz-Birkenau. After one month at this extermination camp he was transported first to Mauthausen and later [...]

Rector Sara Nachama Welcomes Students From Jewish High School Moses Mendelssohn


It has become a nice tradition: a visit by 11th graders from “Jüdisches Gymnasium Moses Mendelssohn” in Berlin-Mitte to help clarify their study options after finishing high school. After being welcomed by Office Manager Momme Wachsen and given a short campus tour including the two libraries, the students were invited to attend two classes for [...]

Challenges and Opportunities – Towards 15 years of Touro College Berlin


"In 2001, Sara Nachama was first introduced to Dr. Bernard Lander, of blessed memory, in New York. He was about to relinquish one of his most treasured projects. He had dreamt of establishing a Touro campus in Berlin, the capital of Germany since its reunifcation. But due to German bureaucracy and the lack of on-site [...]

DFG-funded Young Scholars Network on Culture, Media Uses, and Media Effects


Touro College Berlin is hosting the YOUNG SCHOLARS NETWORK on Culture, media uses, and media effects. The network comprises 16 international scholars that have a special interest in research at the interstices of culture and the media. The network will be directed by Professor of Psychology Özen Odag who is the main initiator of the [...]

Touro Students design an exhibition for the German Resistance Memorial Center


IM ANGESICHT DER VERNICHTUNG. ARBEIT UND WIDERSTAND IN DEN GHETTOS, 1941-1944 Eine Ausstellung von Student*innen des Touro College Berlin in Zusammenarbeit mit der Gedenkstätte Deutscher Widerstand Hier klicken für mehr Informationen auf Deutsch   IN THE FACE OF ANNIHILATION. WORK AND RESISTANCE IN THE GHETTOS, 1941-1944 An exhibition by students of Touro College Berlin [...]

Scholarship Opportunity for German-speaking Students


Please be informed about the following scholarship opportunity for German-speaking students: Mit der Böckler-Aktion-Bildung vergibt die Hans-Böckler-Stiftung Stipendien an junge Menschen, die sich ein Studium anders nicht leisten könnten. Wichtig ist uns dabei, dass die Bewerberinnen und Bewerber  nicht nur gute schulische Leistungen erbracht haben, sondern sich während ihrer Schulzeit bereits ehrenamtlich engagiert haben und [...]

TCB Mitteilungsblatt-Bulletin 01-2017


This year's first Mitteilungsblatt/Bulletin (01/2017) includes: 1. The constitution of Touro College Berlin (Grundordnung des Touro College Berlin) 2. The latest study and examination regulations for Undergraduate Program Psychology (Studien-, Prüfungs- und Zulassungsordnung = SPZO Psychologie) 3. The latest study and examination regulations for Undergraduate Program Management (SPZO Management) Mitteilungsblatt/Bulletin (01/2017) (updated March 13, 2017)

The real meaning of the Wannsee Conference – a Lecture by Prof. Dr. Klein


On the occasion of the 75th anniversary of the Wannsee Conference, Professor Peter Klein, Dean of the M.A. program in Holocaust Communication and Tolerance at Touro College Berlin, presented a public lecture on the controversies and interpretations of the event in its historical context. More than forty listeners – Touro students, professors and guests [...]