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Announcing: BC Jewish History Research Prize

The Jewish Museum and Archives is pleased to announce the establishment of a new history research prize for works of scholarship and public history projects making substantial use of the BC Jewish Community Archives. Such works can include but are not limited to: a published or unpublished essay of up to 10,000 words, an exhibit … Keep Reading

Now Hiring – Archives Processing Assistant

The Jewish Museum and Archives of BC Job Title: Archives Processing Assistant Duration: 30 hours per week, Monday – Thursday for 12 weeks Start and End Dates: May 28, 2018 – August 16, 2018 Hourly wage: $15 Positions available: 1   The Jewish Museum and Archives of BC is seeking an Archives Processing Assistant to … Keep Reading

Now Hiring – Archives Research Assistant

The Jewish Museum and Archives of BC Job Title: Archives Research Assistant Duration: 30 hours per week, Monday – Thursday for 12 weeks Start and End Dates: May 28, 2018 – August 16, 2018 Hourly wage: $15 Positions available: 1 The Jewish Museum and Archives of BC is accepting applications for the position of Archives … Keep Reading

Now Hiring – Curatorial Assistant

The Jewish Museum and Archives of BC Job Title: Curatorial Assistant Duration: 30 hours per week, Monday – Thursday for 12 weeks Start and End Dates: May 22, 2018 – August 18, 2018 Hourly wage: $15 Positions available: 2 The Jewish Museum and Archives of BC is seeking two highly capable Curatorial Assistants to aid … Keep Reading

What is Hanukkah?

With Hanukkah just around the corner, it’s natural there’s some curiosity as to what the holiday’s all about. Our Director of Community Engagement, Michael Schwartz, joined Bob Kronbauer and Lindsay William-Ross of the Vancouver is Awesome podcast to explain the origins and traditions of Hanukkah and discuss a wide range of Jewish topics. We covered … Keep Reading