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

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Category: MC Events

Published: Mar 5 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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