Museum of History and Holocaust Education

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Call: (470) 578-2083 or visit historymuseum.kennesaw.edu

The Museum of History and Holocaust Education comprises one division within the Kennesaw State University Department of Museums, Archives & Rare Books (MARB). Formed in 2010, the Dept. of Museums, Archives and Rare Books is under the executive leadership of Dr. Catherine Lewis, professor of history at Kennesaw State University.
The Department consists of the Museum of History and Holocaust Education, Bentley Rare Book Room, KSU Archives, and Records Management.

10th Annual Red Clay Writers Conference

Saturday November 9, 2019 09:00 am EST
Categories: literary, writing conference

Please join us for the 10th Annual Red Clay Writers Conference!

Featured guests: • Keynote speech from bestselling author Soniah Kamal • Podcasting panel with WABE's Sean Powers, Christina Lee, and Kate Sweeney

• Literary magazine panel with editors C.J. Ba...
Cost: $60-$80

Kennesaw State’s Summer University

Monday June 3, 2019 09:00 am EDT
Categories: Kids

Are you looking for a stimulating learning environment that will leave your child wanting more? Look no further than Summer University, where youngsters experience a wide variety of activities including culinary, arts, technology, leadership and performing arts.

The mixture of acade...
Cost: Varies

11th Annual 1940s Swing Dance

Saturday November 3, 2018 07:00 pm EDT
The 11th Annual 1940s Swing Dance is coming up Saturday, November 3, at the KSU Center! We will commemorate the 1940s era with an evening of dancing to the live Big Band tunes of the Peachtree Jazz Edition’s 18-piece orchestra. The program supports Feed the Future, a KSU C.A.R.E. initiative to assis...
Cost: Free

Dinner, Movie and a Tour: "A League of Their Own"

Thursday March 8, 2018 05:00 pm EST
Founded in 1943, the All-American Girls Professional Baseball League (AAGBL) was a response to World War II sending men overseas, many of whom would have been of the age to be recruited as baseball players. A League of Their Own follows The Rockford Peaches, based on real-life players. Directed by P...
Cost: Free

Leo Frank in the Media: A Community Conversation

Sunday September 20, 2015 08:00 pm EDT
On Monday, September 21, 2015 from 7:00-8:30 p.m. at the KSU Center, Kennesaw State University will host a Community Conversation in association with Seeking Justice: The Leo Frank Case Revisited, an exhibit at the Southern Museum of Civil War & Locomotive History. Discussion will focus on the role ...
Cost: Free

Fundraising Concert Event Featuring International Singer

Saturday December 13, 2014 07:00 pm EST
The KSU Retirees Association partners with Paul Byrom, a member of Ireland's Premier Tenors, in this fundraising concert.
Cost: $35-$50

7th Annual 1940s Swing Dance

Friday November 14, 2014 07:00 pm EST
Commemorate the 1940s era with an evening of dancing to the live Big Band music of the Peachtree Jazz Edition. The program supports Feed the Future, a KSU initiative to assist students in need.
Cost: Free

Pizza, Movie & a Tour: The Last Days

Monday September 9, 2013 08:00 pm EDT
Produced by Steven Spielberg, the Academy Award-winning documentary examines the final months of World War II when the Nazi regime devoted its dwindling manpower to the extermination of Hungarian Jews. Five Holocaust survivors recount their experiences hiding in Budapest, surviving Auschwitz, and re...
Cost: FREE

Career Training Expo

Wednesday April 17, 2013 08:00 pm EDT
The College of Continuing and Professional Education will have a free career training expo, focusing on careers in healthcare, culinary and professional development.

Pizza, Movie & a Tour: My Best Enemy

Tuesday October 23, 2012 08:00 pm EDT
The Museum of History & Holocaust Education continues its free Pizza, Movie & a Tour series with My Best Enemy, the opening film for the 2012 Atlanta Jewish Film Festival in which Jewish gallery owner Victor Kaufmann exchanges his concentration-camp clothing for an SS uniform and attempts to pull of...
Cost: Free

Girl Talk & Girls Inc. Talk about THE DRAMA YEARS

Sunday April 15, 2012 08:00 pm EDT
Haley Kilpatrick, Girl Talk founder and author of the new book THE DRAMA YEARS, along with Girls Inc. CEO, Heather Rocker, will engage a panel of high school girls in a conversation about friendships, bullying, brands, body image and more, and will provide concrete strategies for navigating these co...
Cost: Free

New York Times Bestselling Young Adult Authors come to KSU

Thursday March 29, 2012 08:00 pm EDT
The KSU Department of English and the Kennesaw Mountain Writing Project present two evenings with NY Times Bestselling Authors and Atlanta sisters Lauren Myracle and Susan R. White.
Cost: Free

Bonding, Branding and Building: Connecting in an Authentic Way

Friday March 9, 2012 07:00 pm EST
Georgia Writers Association administrator Lisa M. Russell shares ways authors can connect in a real way to past and potential readers.
Cost: Free

Exhibition Opening Reception: Beyond Rosie: Women in WWII

Wednesday February 29, 2012 07:00 pm EST
World War II changed the everyday social, cultural, and economic realities of life in the United States, especially for women— Beyond Rosie: Women in World War II" explores this important national story in its complexity and honors women in World War II."
Cost: Free

The Trial and Lynching of Leo Frank

Friday December 9, 2011 07:00 pm EST
Kennesaw State University's Hillel Chapter and Reform Jewish Congregation Ner Tamid of West Cobb will host Marietta City Councilman Van Pearlberg's lecture on the infamous lynching of Leo Frank in 1915.
Cost: Free
3333 Busbee Dr NW
Kennesaw, GA 30144
(470) 578-2083
Tourist Attractions, History Museum
Hours Monday - Friday, 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.