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Holocaust survivor to speak at WWU

Noémi Ban speaks at a Western Washington University graduation ceremony on March 23, 2013. The Holocaust survivor is scheduled to speak at the university on Tuesday, May 3, 2016.
Noémi Ban speaks at a Western Washington University graduation ceremony on March 23, 2013. The Holocaust survivor is scheduled to speak at the university on Tuesday, May 3, 2016. The Bellingham Herald

Holocaust survivor Noémi Ban will share her story in a talk at Western Washington University on Tuesday, May 3.

The two-hour talk will begin at 6 p.m. in Arntzen Hall 100. It’s free, but space is limited so reservations are required.

Ban survived Auschwitz-Birkenau death camp and has shared her story with thousands of people throughout the years.

To make a reservation, go to the website of Northwest Center for Holocaust, Genocide and Ethnocide Education, http://www.wce.wwu.edu/CEED/.

A question-and-answer period will follow as well as a book signing. Answers to other questions will be on the center's website.

For more information, call the Center for Education, Equity, and Diversity at 360-650-3827.

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