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Holocaust Memorial Day at Aquinas College

Guest Leah Burman talks about her parents experience of the Holocaust.

In remembrance of Holocaust Memorial Day on the 27th January, we were very grateful to Leah Burman and Stuart Ferster who came to speak to our students in CoreRE on behalf of the Northern Holocaust Education Group. The speakers talked about their own parent’s experiences at the hands of the Nazis in the 20th Century Poland. The stories were very sobering, confronting and upsetting, yet both had a positive final message; that respect and understanding between humans is key in preventing such atrocities occurring again. As Stuart said “We all have red blood running through us. We are all human