November 18, 2013
One of the evening’s two Holocaust survivors who shared their stories with the assembly, Irene Weiss, was sent to Auschwitz at age thirteen, where her mother, older brother and three younger siblings were killed upon arrival at the camp.
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Jewish Student Association hosts ‘Expressions of the Holocaust: a Dinner Honoring Survivors.’
On Nov. 13, George Mason University’s Jewish student association, Mason Hillel, organized and hosted “Expressions of the Holocaust: a Dinner Honoring Survivors.” The date for the event was chosen with care – just days after the 75th anniversary of the Nov. 9 -10 Kristallnacht – “Night of Broken Glass.”