April 16, 2015 STAFF/STU

Today: Holocaust Remembrance Day 2015

3:30–5:00 p.m.
Speaker: Survivor George Kronenberg
D.J. Lombardo Student Center, Murphy Room

Hear George Kronenberg, a member of the Kindertransport, relate his astounding story of growing up in Nazi Germany. Following his remarks, Nicolle Simonovic, president of JCU Hillel, will engage Mr. Kronenberg in a dialogue and then open up the discussion for a question and answer session.

Light reception will follow.

5:00–5:30 p.m.
Walk to Remember
Begins and ends at D. J. Lombardo Student Center, Murphy Room

Join us on our silent Walk to Remember through the campus commemorating the victims of the Holocaust. The walk will depart from Mr. Kronenberg’s talk and wind through campus, ending once again in the Murphy Room for the Holocaust Memorial Ceremony.

5:30–6:15 p.m.
Memorial Ceremony
D.J. Lombardo Student Center, Murphy Room

Be part of the candle-lit memorial ceremony and prayer service commemorating the victims of the Holocaust. Afterwards, join us for a tour of the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum traveling exhibition, “Nazi Persecution of Homosexuals 1933–1945,” on display in the O’Dea Room until 7 p.m.

Sponsored by:

Department of Theology and Religious Studies
Walter and Mary Tuohy Chair of Interreligious Studies
Mandel Foundation
Center for Student Diversity and Inclusion
Associate Dean of Humanities
Cleveland Hillel
Department of Accountancy
Department of Counseling
Department of Education and School Psychology
Department of English
Department of Philosophy
Department of Political Science
Department of Psychological Science
Department of Sociology and Criminology
Master of Arts in Humanities
Office of Campus Ministry
Office of the Pastor-in-Residence