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Event Details

Description: All members of the SUNY Empire community are welcome to attend a very special webinar on March 9, 2022, from 6:00 to 7:30 PM, with Dr. Irene Hasenberg Butter, Holocaust survivor and author of the first-person memoir From Holocaust to Hope: SHORES beyond SHORES A Bergen Belsen Survivor's True Story by Irene Hasenberg Butter.
More Info: Irene will share her story of struggles and survival, from escaping Germany with her family as a young girl, to the horrors of eventual Nazi rule in Amsterdam, to surviving a Nazi work camp, to living after the Holocaust as a survivor at 14 years of age, mourning the death of her father and waiting for over one year to be re-united with her mother and her brother in the United States. Dr. Eileen Angelini, associate dean of SUNY Empire's School for Graduate Studies and filmmaker of La France Divisee [France Divided], will moderate the session. There will be an opportunity for questions and comments.
A link will be posted as we get closer to the event date.
Date: 03/09/2022
Time: 6:00pm
Location: Online
Online Virtual Event
Saratoga Springs, NY 12866
Cost: $free
Contact Name: Susan McFadden
Contact Phone: 518 580-2929
Contact E-mail: susan.mcfadden@esc.edu