Monday, April 8, 2013

7:30 a.m.

Raytheon Amphitheater

240 Egan Research Center / 120 Forsyth Street

RSVP Required: RSVP to Alison Smith at ali.smith@neu.edu or 617.373.5136

This morning event is a multi-media memorial dedicated to exploring issues arising from the history of the Holocaust. It includes a talk by the 2013 Gideon Klein Scholar, international affairs and human services major Heather Viola, and a keynote lecture by Laurel Leff, Associate Professor of Journalism and Stotsky Professor in Jewish Historical and Cultural Studies at Northeastern University.

 

“Lullaby: A Child’s Experience of Terezin through Music”

Heather Viola, Gideon Klein Scholar

 

“‘Well Worth Saving’: How American Universities Selected Faculty Fleeing Nazi-Era Europe”

Laurel Leff, Associate Professor of Journalism and Stotsky Professor of Jewish Historical and Cultural Studies

 

*This event is also part of the College of Social Sciences and Humanities new series titled “Conflict, Civility, Respect, Peace: Northeastern Reflects” an educational series on civic sustainability presented with the Office of Student Affairs.