Sept. 19: Holocaust survivors

Daughter of Romanian Holocaust survivors to speak at UD


10:10 a.m., Sept. 17, 2013--Ana Weber-Haber, the daughter of Romanian Holocaust survivors, will be a guest lecturer in a University of Delaware Jewish Studies class at 3:30 p.m., Thursday, Sept. 19, in 014 Mitchell Hall.

The class is taught by Diane Isaacs, adjunct professor who specializes in Holocaust studies.

Events Stories

Dec. 1: 'Alice' manuscript

A talk by August A. Imholtz Jr. marking the 150th anniversary of "Alice's Adventures in Wonderland" will be held at 4:30 p.m., Tuesday, Dec. 1, in the Class of 1941 Lecture Room in the Morris Library on the University of Delaware campus in Newark.

Dec. 2: UD Night at Winterthur

University of Delaware students, faculty, staff and alumni are invited to join in the winter festivities at UD Night at Yuletide at Winterthur from 4:30-8:30 p.m., Wednesday, Dec. 2.

Weber-Haber will discuss her experiences, and also the motivational books she has written.

Future guest speakers include the following:

• Oct. 3 -- Steve Gonzer, creator of the No Denying documentary on Holocaust survivors in Delaware, will show and discuss women's testimony in the documentary.

• Oct. 24 -- Dorothy Finger, Holocaust survivor, will read poems she has collected over the years to supplement her story of hiding in the forest and her message for people today.

• Nov. 12 -- Ann Jaffe, Holocaust survivor, will discuss her remarkable story of surviving in the forest with her family.

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