Holocaust Forum at TN Tech Attracts 600
October 12th, 2015
Sonja DuBois of Knoxville and Jimmy Gentry, a Franklin native, spoke at Tennessee Tech University on October 1st. DuBois was hidden from the Nazis as a child, while Gentry served in a unit that liberated the Dachau Concentration camp. These Tennesseans shared their memories and experiences of the Holocaust with a crowd of more than 600. Danielle Kahane-Kaminsky, Executive Director of the state's Holocaust Commission, moderated the panel. The event was sponsored by the Center Stage Series, which is made possible by TTU's general education fund. It was free and open to the public.