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Whitman Welcomes Talk from Holocaust Survivor in Remembrance of Yom Hashoah

Clara Bartlett

April 4, 2013

The evening of Sunday, April 7 to the evening of Monday, April 8 marks Holocaust Remembrance Day. The internationally recognized date comes from the Hebrew calendar and marks the anniversary of the Warsaw ghetto uprising, a Jewish resistance that arose within the Warsaw ghetto in German-occupied Poland...

Dachau liberator makes history come alive


April 19, 2012

Seeing and hearing directly from an eyewitness can make history come alive. While we've all learned about the Holocaust in textbooks and class, not all of us have had the chance to listen to an eyewitness account from a concentration camp liberator. On Thursday, April 19, Whitman and Walla Walla community...

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