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Sept. 19: Holocaust survivors

Daughter of Romanian Holocaust survivors to speak at UD

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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.

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University of Delaware graduates planning to attend Alumni Weekend are encouraged to register for the annual Blue Hen 5K walk and run, which will be held Sunday morning, June 5.

June 6-9: Food and culture series

The 20th annual June Lecture Series at the Osher Lifelong Learning Institute at UD in Wilmington will be held June 6-9. Titled 'June a la Carte,' this year's program focuses on great political documents, feminism, world politics and a Newark cuisine sampler.

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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