Blog: speakers

Holocaust survivor brings story to Lakeland, Georgia

May 15, 2013

On April 30, 2013, Dr. Eugen Schoenfeld, scholar and Holocaust survivor, shared his story to the community of Lakeland, Georgia. He spoke to a full auditorium at Lanier County High School and through live feed in the cafeteria where additional audience members were seated. The event was free and open to the public. 

New traveling exhibit "Witness to the Holocaust" launches

March 15, 2013

The Commission launched a new traveling exhibit, “Witness to the Holocaust: WWII Veteran William Alexander Scott III at Buchenwald” at Sweetwater Middle School on March 14, 2013. The exhibit will be on display at the school until March 22, 2013. Alexis Scott spoke to students and faculty about her father's experiences as a photojournalist for the U.S. Army during World War II. Booking requests to host the exhibit can be submitted online.

Holocaust survivor speaks at Cobb County Library

April 25, 2012

Dr. Eugen Schoenfeld, Holocaust survivor, spoke today at Cobb County's Mountain View Regional Library. This month, the Cobb County Public Library System is honoring the memory those who died during the Holocaust and World War II.