The 2019 Powell-Heller Conference for Holocaust Education
October 23-25, 2019 | Pacific Lutheran University, Tacoma
The 2019 Powell-Heller Conference for Holocaust Education, in its 12th year at Pacific Lutheran University, will be dedicated to exploring the roles of Jewish resistance and rescue of the Holocaust. Keynote Speaker on October 24: Dr. Robert Jan van Pelt, cultural/architectural historian, author, and Professor of Architecture at the University of Waterloo. On Thursday and Friday, there will be opportunities to attend presentations by members of the Center's Speakers Bureau, including a Friday afternoon presentation moderated by Baral Family Executive Director Dee Simon.
A Historic Evening with Eva Schloss, Stepsister of Anne Frank
November 5, 2019 7:00 PM | Husky Union Building at University of Washington, 4001 E Stevens Way NE, Seattle
Join the University of Washington's Chabad student group for an opportunity to hear the story of noted speaker and author, Eva Schloss, a 90-year-old Holocaust survivor and stepsister of Anne Frank. Eva will be joined on stage by University of Washington President, Ana Mari Cauce, who will lead the conversation. Eva will be traveling here from London to provide a face-to-face encounter with someone who represents fortitude, positivity, courage against all odds, and many more values that are priceless in today's society. Purchase Tickets | More info: Facebook Event