Mina Rosner Human Rights Award: Recent Winners
2021 Mina Rosner Human Rights Award Winner: Nathan Varghese
Nathan, a student at Westwood Collegiate, is our 2020 award recipient, with his essay:
“Hashtag Hate: The Rise of Social Media Antisemitism in the 21st Century
2020 Mina Rosner Human Rights Award Winner: Rosemund Ragetli
Rose, a student at Westwood Collegiate, is our 2020 award recipient, with her essay, “The Silence of History.”
2019 Mina Rosner Human Rights Award Winner: Blake Edwards
Blake Edwards, a Westwood Collegiate students is the 2019 winner of the Mina Rosner Human Rights Award competition with his essay, “The Importance of Historical Education for the Youth of this Generation: Case Studies include the Warsaw Uprising and Dachau Concentration Camp.” Pcitured from left to right are Mark Kantor, President of the Jewish Heritage Centre of Western Canada, Belle Jarniewski, Executive Director, Blake Edwards, Cecil Rosner, Blake’s teacher, Kelly Hiebert, and Stan Carbone, the JHC’s Director of Programs and Exhibits.