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Holocaust Remembrance Week at W&L is April 27-May 1

— by on April 13th, 2009

Washington and Lee University’s Hillel presents Holocaust Remembrance Week from April 27 – May 1. The planned activities range from films to a vigil to a talk by Holocaust survivor, George Salton. All of the Holocaust Remembrance Week activities are open to the public without charge.

George Salton, the survivor of 10 concentrations camps, will talk about his experiences on Thursday, April 30, at 5 p.m. in the Stackhouse Theater in Elrod Commons. Salton is witness to the murder of hundreds of innocent people and the only one in his Polish-born family to survive the Holocaust. He is the author The 23rd Psalm: A Holocaust Memoir.

The complete activities at Washington and Lee during Hillel’s Holocaust Remembrance Week are:

Monday, April 27

Tuesday, April 28

Wednesday, April 29

Thursday, April 30

Friday, May 1