Holocaust Remembrance Day Ceremony
Yom Ha’Shoah Commemoration
April 12, 7:00 p.m., Bethlehem Lutheran Church, 4000 Hudson Road, Cedar Falls
Holocaust Remembrance Day ceremony, organized in collaboration with the Sons of Jacob Synagogue in Waterloo. The ceremony will involve participants of different faiths and backgrounds. We will light candles to pay tribute to the victims, liberators and rescuers of the Holocaust as well as victims of other genocides. The event is free and open to the public. Sponsored by the Sons of Jacob Synagogue of Waterloo, UNI Holocaust and Genocide Education Program, Cedar Valley Interfaith Council, Catholic Parishes of Waterloo and the UNI College of Humanities and Fine Arts.
Norman Cohn Family Holocaust Remembrance Lecture
April 20, 7:30 p.m., Bengtson Auditorium, Russell Hall
"Holocaust Legacies" by Professor Mona Sue Weissmark (Northwestern University and Harvard University). The event is free and open to the public. With generous support by Norman Cohn and family. Also sponsored by the UNI College of Humanities and Fine Arts.