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The Center for Holocaust & Humanity Education community wide event: Commemorating the 67th Anniversary of Kristallnacht

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Tuesday, November 1, 2005

Commemorating the 67th Anniversary of Kristallnacht
"The Night of Broken Glass"

Wednesday, November 9, 7:00pm 

Mayerson Hall at Hebrew Union College-Jewish Institute of Religion
3101 Clifton Avenue
Cincinnati, OH 45220 

Master of Ceremonies
Dana Eubanks, news anchor, WKRC-TV, Channel 12 

Eyewitness accounts of the terror from local survivors Rabbi Alfred Gottschalk, HUC-JIR Chancellor emeritus, Werner Coppel, Paul Heiman, Lilly Liebman, and Anne Schwarz 


Special Guests 

Rabbi Herman Schaalman, shares his thoughts on Holocaust education and interfaith dialogue, and discusses HUC-JIR's pivotal role in his rescue from Nazi Germany 

Bishop Herbert Thompson, Episcopal diocesan bishop of Southern Ohio, offers personal reflections on faith after the Holocaust 


With generous support from The Jewish Federation of Cincinnati and The Stillson Foundation, Fifth Third Bank 

For more informationor to RSVP please contact, 513-487-3055 or 

Founded in 1875, Hebrew Union College-Jewish Institute of Religion is North America's leading institution of higher Jewish education and the academic, spiritual, and professional leadership development center of Reform Judaism. HUC-JIR educates men and women for service to North American and world Jewry as rabbis, cantors, educators, and nonprofit management professionals, and offers graduate programs to scholars and clergy of all faiths. With centers of learning in Cincinnati, Jerusalem, Los Angeles, and New York, HUC-JIR's scholarly resources comprise the renowned Klau Library, The Jacob Rader Marcus Center of the American Jewish Archives, museums, research institutes and centers, and academic publications. In partnership with the Union for Reform Judaism and the Central Conference of American Rabbis, HUC-JIR sustains the Reform Movement's congregations and professional and lay leaders. HUC-JIR's campuses invite the community to cultural and educational programs illuminating Jewish heritage and fostering interfaith and multiethnic understanding.