The Contemporary Resonance of Terezin - The three-day symposium will feature musical and dance performances, a photography exhibit, lectures, and more.Read more
School of Law and Schusterman Center for Jewish Studies Present Lectures by Holocaust, Law and History Expert Michael Marrus
The Schusterman Center is hosting photographer Loli Kantor for a slideshow presentation and lecture about her exhibit "There Was a Forest." Kantor's exhibit documents the disappearing Holocaust survivors and their lives in Eastern Europe through photographs. "Her subject matter is really close to the heart of Jewish communities," said Robert Abzug, historian of the Holocaust and director of the Schusterman Center.Read more
Event: Gerda Weissmann Klein to speak at The University of Texas at Austin
When: Thursday, Nov. 5, 7 p.m.
Where: Texas Hillel, 2105 San Antonio St.Read more
Adam Heller, an acclaimed chemical engineering research professor and professor emeritus at The University of Texas at Austin, has been elected a fellow into the American Academy of Arts and Sciences (AAAS), along with Nobel Peace Prize laureate Nelson Mandela, actor James Earl Jones, U.S. Secretary of Defense Robert Gates and singer/humanitarian Bono.Read more