In the immediate years after the war the country’s art scene was almost non-existent.
Still, the quality is generally lower than US schools, where faculty enjoy wider benefits and better salaries.
Sleuk Rith will include studies on genocide, conflict, human rights and national and regional development, as well as a museum.
Filmmaker Thet Sambath said his work has contributed a small part to the Khmer Rouge history.
Thet Sambath and co-producer Rob Lemkin answered questions from nearly 50 people in the audience after the film.
Prime Minister Hun Sen and other top officials have repeatedly said in public statements they do not want the cases going forward.
Mental trauma remains one of the main issues for Cambodia, a legacy of the Khmer Rouge and the country’s conflicts.
Cambodia receives revenues from more than 2.5 million tourists a year, who frequently visited the temples of Angkor Wat.
About 20 of its 120 graduates, in the four-year journalism program, have gone on to pursue work as actual journalist
The Khmer Parents Association in Long Beach, Calif., organized its 7th annual health fair for Cambodian-Americans over the weekend.
The fellows attended a one-week seminar in Washington in August before settling into US states based on their areas of interest.
The teachers, from 18 provinces, gathered at Freedom Park in the capital, the only sanctioned space for such demonstrations.