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Upcoming Events 2016
- On Sat, Mar. 25, 9:00 AM to 5:00pm (8:30 AM sign-in) in Griggs Center, The UMD Center for Genocide, Holocaust, and Human Rights Studies is sponsoring a free workshop focusing on Genocide.
- On Thurs, Mar. 31, at noon in Kirby Student Center’s Garden Room, UMD Associate Professor Deborah Petersen-Perlman, Department of Communication, and retired UMD Associate Professor Alexis Pogorelskin, Department of History, will present “Resistance and Remembrance: L'viv and Warsaw."
- On Thurs., Apr. 7, at noon in Kirby Student Center’s Kirby Rafters, UMD Associate Professor Deborah Petersen-Perlman, Department of Communication, will present "Escape to Sweden: The Flight of Danish Jewish Refugees." This brown bag lecture is also co-sponsored by the Baeumler Kaplan Holocaust Commemoration Committee and the Royal D. Alworth Institute for International Studies.
- On Monday, April 11 at 7 pm in Bohannon 90, the Baeumler Kaplan Holocaust Commemoration committee will welcome Kathryn Winter to the University of Minnesota Duluth campus. Ms. Winter is the author of Katrina, a novel based on some of her own experiences as a child during the Holocaust in city of Bratislava, in what is now Slovakia. This event is free and open to the public.
Ms. Winter will speak a bit about political developments in Slovakia during World War II and the gradual deprivations that Jews experienced there. She will relate her personal story and talk about writing her novel, which was first published in 1998.
The Baeumler-Kaplan Holocaust Commemoration is an annual event in the College of Liberal Arts. The following is a list of the past events.
- 2014 Holocaust Commemoration Events
- 2013 Holocaust Commemoration Events
- 2012 Holocaust Commemoration Events
- 2011 Holocaust Commemoration Events
- 2010 Holocaust Commemoration Events
- 2009 Holocaust Commemoration Events
- 2008 Holocaust Commemoration Events
- 2007 Holocaust Commemoration Events
- 2006 Holocaust Commemoration Events
- 2005 Holocaust Commemoration Film Series and Lecture
- 2004 Holocaust Commemoration Art Exhibition
- 2003 Holocaust Commemoration Lecture and Cantata, and calendar of events.
- 2002 Holocaust Commemoration Lecture and film Into the Arms of Strangers
- 2001 Holocaust Commemoration Lecture
- 2000 Holocaust Commemoration Lecture
- 1999 Holocaust Commemoration Lecture
- 1998 Holocaust Commemoration Lecture