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"The Black Experience in Britain" Wednesday at TP/SS: Reflections from MC Study Abroad Faculty/Staff and Student Scholars

Need to Know

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Middle States Briefing Sessions

Guest Lectures

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In Our Voice: A Reading by Guest Poets with Our Own Professor Kateema Lee

MC in the News

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Montgomery College Student Featured on WJLA

Governance

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College Council Agenda for Feb. 27 Meeting

Transfer News

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Takoma Park / Silver Spring Transfer Fair Today!

Campus Sports News

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Men's Basketball Team Captures Second Straight NJCAA DIII Region XX Championship

MC Events

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Donations Needed for the Women's and Gender Studies Silent Auction

Arts at MC

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Last Week for the Open Gallery's Exhibition "Anthropogenic" by Artist Selin Balci

Community Engagement

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Tenth Annual Every Girl Can Conference Saturday, March 10 at the TP/SS Campus

MC Foundation

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Unprecedented $300,000 Available Through Montgomery College Foundation's Innovation Fund and Holy Cross Health Grants

It's Academic

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Beacon Conference Submission Deadline for Student Papers Is March 1

Accolades

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Professor Harry St. Ours Selected to Present Paper at SITE 2018 Conference

Professional Development

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A Celebration of Open Education Week, March 5-9

Student Affairs

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Screening of Eye-opening Opioid Film "Written Off" Feb. 27

Invitation to Attend Annual Holocaust Commemoration Tuesday, March 27 at the Rockville Campus

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Category: MC Events

Published: Feb 27 2018 12:00AM

Montgomery College hosts its Annual Holocaust Commemoration on Tuesday evening, March 27, 2018 in Theatre Arts Arena on the Rockville Campus. The Commemoration starts promptly, with lights down, at 6:30 p.m. Kosher refreshments are offered beforehand, starting at 6 p.m.

This year's Commemoration features witness testimony by Holocaust survivor, Josiane Traum. The solemm event involves dozens of MC students in speaking or supportive roles. Local Holocaust survivors will join in a candle-lighting ceremony and MC student musicians, under the direction of Dr. Dawn Avery, will perform. The Portraits of Life: Holocaust Survivors of Montgomery College photo collection will be on display. Learn more about Josiane's story by visiting the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum website: www.ushmm.org/remember/office-of-survivor-affairs/survivor-volunteer/josiane-traum

The commemoration is a part of the Paul Peck Humanities Institute's ongoing commitment to teach the Holocaust; we've hosted this event each year (save one) since 1998. We welcome friends from our broader community including students and faculty from area schools. Faculty, please contact us to reserve a block of seats for your students.

Please RSVP, contact Ms. Mary Ruthann Shrewsbury (240) 567-7417, mary.shrewsbury@montgomerycollege.edu.

For more information about the Paul Peck Humanities Institute or any of its programs and events, please contact Sara Ducey, Collegewide Chair for Integrative Studies and PPHI director. Sara.Ducey@montgomerycollege.edu. Visit: www.montgomerycollege.edu/humanities.

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