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Reflecting on the Holocaust: Transfer of Memory

Transfer of Memory


 Reflecting on the Holocaust

Transfer of Memory Photography exhibit
October 8 - 23, CSU Art Gallery (Basement Floor)

´╗┐This exhibit features photography of Holocaust Survivors living in Minnesota. As a collection, these images attempt to spread a message of hope, but each tells a story of survival.

The Gallery is open during the CSU operating hours:  
Mondays-Fridays 6:30 AM – 12:00 AM 
Saturdays 8:00 AM – 12:00 AM  Sundays 10:00 AM – 12:00 AM 

This exhibit is free and open to the public.


A Survivor Remembers the Holocaust
with Fred Amram
October 9, 2:00 PM – 3:15 PM, Ostrander Auditorium, CSU

Fred Amram, an award winning story teller, discusses his experiences in Nazi Germany while exploring lessons learned from the atrocities of the Holocaust. A Q&A period will bring lessons from history into the 21st century.

This talk is free and open to the public.


Echoes & Reflections Teacher Training
Tuesday, October 16, 2:00 PM – 5:00 PM, Morris Hall 103

This event is a training for teachers deidacted to reshaping the way teachers and students understand, process and navigate the world by supporting effective teaching of the Holocaust. This program is specifically for K-12 educators and educators in training.

An RSVP is required to attend, due to the targeted audience for this training. Please contact Dr. Kyle Ward at to RSVP.


Finding Art in my Photography
with David Sherman
Wednesday, October 17, 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM, Morris Hall 103

NBA Team Photographer for the Minnesota Timberwolves and the Minnesota Lynx, David Sherman discusses his work on the Transfer of Memory exhibit.

This talk is free and open to the public.


Closing Reception for the Transfer of Memory Exhibit
Monday, October 22, 5:00-6:00pm, CSU Lounge, next to the Art Gallery (basement level)

This closing ceremony will allow attendees the opportunity to talk with speakers, tour the exhibit, and celebrate the powerful series of events that has given the Minnesota State Mankato Community an opportunity to learn about and from the atrocities of the Holocaust.

This event is free and open to the public. Light appetizers will be provided.


For MSU events: individuals with a disability, who need reasonable accommodation to participate in this event, are asked to contact the Office of Accessibility Resources at 507-389-2825 (V/TTD), 800-627-3529 or 711 (MRS/TTD) at least five days prior to the event.

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