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When On the West Coast ...Visit the Gotthelf Art Gallery (San Diego Center for Jewish Culture), Oregon Jewish Museum and Center for Holocaust Education (Portland), Washington State Jewish Historical Society (Seattle), or Jewish Museum and Archives of British Columbia (Vancouver).
News of Note
- Special Message From CAJM
- The Council of American Jewish Museums stands with those who resist discrimination, religious intolerance, divisive language, unequal treatment of minorities, and restrictions that bar refugees.…
- Anti-Semitic Incidents Reach Museums and Synagogues
- The New York Times has initiated a This Week in Hate column drawing attention to hate crimes and harassment around the country since the presidential election. This edition mentions an incident at the Illinois Holocaust Museum & Education Center.…
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- 02/09/2017 Anti-Semitic Incidents Reach Museums and Synagogues
- 01/16/2017 The Oregon Jewish Museum Has A New Home And Big Dreams
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- 12/06/2016 Pictures At A Shul Exhibition
- 11/15/2016 MuseumNext opens highlighting the challenges ahead
- 10/01/2016 The Jewish Museum in a Town With Only One Jew In It
- 02/01/2016 The Problem with Jewish Museums
- 05/19/2015 B'nai B'rith Museum Trove Will Go Public in Cincinnati
- 03/12/2015 National confab examines challenges, opportunities for Jewish museums
- 02/26/2015 Bay Area to Host National Jewish Museum Confab
- 02/06/2015 New Role for a CAJM Colleague
- 06/03/2014 Suspect Held in Jewish Museum Killings
- 05/07/2014 Hush Lifted Over Awards for Nation's Libraries and Museums
- 04/21/2014 For Audiences as Varied as an Ark Full of Animals
- 01/07/2014 Benefactors Gives MFA a Solid Base in Judaica
- 01/06/2014 How Jewish Museums Are Expanding Into the Digital Universe
- 11/11/2013 Pressure Mounts to Return Nazi-Looted Art
- 09/11/2013 Foundation For Jewish Culture To Close Next Year
- 09/03/2013 Jewish Treasures to Return to Iraq
- 08/29/2013 Jewish museums are good for the Jews — and for everyone
- 07/22/2013 Alaska Opens its First Jewish Museum
- 05/22/2013 Mushrooming Museums
- 03/18/2013 The 2013 Council of American Jewish Museums Conference
- 09/03/2012 Israel's Holocaust Museums Evolve
- 06/28/2012 George Washington Letter Comes to NMAJH
- 06/11/2012 Jewish Museum of Florida Allies with University
- 04/12/2012 After a Seder on E Street, a Museum Beckons
- 04/03/2012 Israel Museum Showcased in Google Art Project
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Find out about CAJM's upcoming annual conference, which will take place in Boston and Amherst, MA from March 19-21, 2017.