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Holocaust survivor Hirsch shares harrowing story at the Troy Campus

November 16, 2017
By Tori Bedsole

Riva Hirsch, a witness to the Holocaust, shared her story of being captured by Nazis and watching them murder her mother in front of her at a young age.

Troy University partnered with the Alabama Humanities Foundation to organize the public lecture, which was held on Wednesday, Nov. 15.

Hirsch contributes her survival to a…

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Upcoming events examining the Holocaust to be held at Troy University

November 3, 2017
By Andy Ellis

Troy University will host a series of events examining the Holocaust this month at both its Troy and Montgomery campuses, including a roundtable discussion and a lecture by a Holocaust survivor.

The events will kick off with a free panel discussion on Monday in the auditorium of the Rosa Parks Museum on TROY’s Montgomery Campus….

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