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Atlantic Cape Re-dedicates Holocaust Remembrance Monument April 7

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From left, Bobby Royal, retired dean of community affairs, security and Worthington Atlantic City Campus operations; Dr. Peter L. Mora, president of Atlantic Cape; Rabbi Aaron Krauss of Congregation Beth El; Yechiel Lehavy, past advisor of Association of Jewish Students, retired professor of anthropology and sociology; Janet Brenner, past advisor of Association of Jewish Students/retired director of community affairs; Jean McAlister, dean of resource development & president/Board of Trustee operations; and Nancy Porfido, director of student development and judicial affairs, before the re-dedication of the Holocaust Remembrance Monument begins.

Atlantic Cape Community College held a re-dedication of the Holocaust Remembrance Monument located at its Mays Landing Campus, April 7. A series of speakers that were affiliated with monument spoke, and light refreshments were served after. The memorial, standing in front of a group of six trees to commemorate the six million people killed in the Holocaust, was first unveiled in 2003. A new walkway and seating have been added to make the area more accessible for quiet reflection. Continue reading

Holocaust Awareness Events Planned April 2-7

Beginning April 2, and during the week of April 4, the Holocaust Awareness Committee, in conjunction with Stockton University, Student Activities and the Student Government Association, will sponsor programs in observance of Holocaust Awareness. Activities include:

Saturday, April 2 SGA will sponsor a bus trip to the U.S. Holocaust Memorial Museum in Washington, D.C. Departure is 6:30 a.m., from the Mays Landing Campus. Cost $5. Open to students throughThursday, March 31, with current student ID. See Doug Mills in the Student Life Center to reserve a seat. ADA accommodations are available.

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