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Holocaust Voices

Our Living Artifact – The Viola and Garry Kappy Anne Frank Tree & Exhibit

Tuesday, September 8, 2020

The Zekelman Holocaust Center houses many beautiful artifacts to share with every visitor, from original letters written to family members during the Holocaust to intriguing photographs and personal objects of exceptional significance. The stories they tell make the narrative of the Holocaust come to life in a very personal way. And while these artifacts have… Continue Reading Our Living Artifact – The Viola and Garry Kappy Anne Frank Tree & Exhibit

Religious Diversity Journeys Lead to the Holocaust Memorial Center

Tuesday, August 25, 2020

By: InterFaith Leadership Council of Metropolitan Detroit –  Aleena Malik, 15, is a rising sophomore at Troy High School. In the seventh grade, she participated as a Religious Diversity Journeys (RDJ) Ambassador, a program of the InterFaith Leadership Council of Metropolitan Detroit. Malik said RDJ opened her eyes and mind about different religions and hopes… Continue Reading Religious Diversity Journeys Lead to the Holocaust Memorial Center

Holocaust, Pandemia, and the Struggle for Optimism: Finding “Normal” After a Global Disruption like Coronavirus

Tuesday, August 4, 2020

By: Dr. Guy Stern – “If any class or race can be permanently set apart or pushed down below the rest in political and civil rights, so may any other class or race when it shall incur the displeasure of its more powerful associates, and we may say farewell to the principles on which we… Continue Reading Holocaust, Pandemia, and the Struggle for Optimism: Finding “Normal” After a Global Disruption like Coronavirus

Thank You, Visitors!

Tuesday, July 28, 2020

By: Leah Lange, Visitor Services Associate –  Honored Visitor, I joined the staff at HMC almost two years ago as a front desk visitor receptionist. It has been an amazing journey to work alongside such dedicated and talented people! It has also been an extreme privilege to meet our volunteers, docents and our very special… Continue Reading Thank You, Visitors!

Why I am a Docent: Deborah Tyner

Monday, July 20, 2020

By: Deborah Tyner, Volunteer Docent –  After I retired from being an Oakland County Circuit Court judge, I wanted to explore areas of interest to me and devote my energy to community service. Becoming a docent fulfilled both of my goals. Since my years as a U of M student (where I majored in history and obtained… Continue Reading Why I am a Docent: Deborah Tyner