Kristallnacht

Duquesne community remembers Kristallnacht

Duquesne community remembers Kristallnacht

Samantha Zapach | Staff Writer 11/15/2018 To commemorate the 80th anniversary of Kristallnacht, the Duquesne community came together to honor all victims, past and present, affected by anti-Semitic acts of violence. A candlelight vigil was held on Friday, Nov. 9 on Academic Walk in front of the Student Union to not only mark the anniversary […]

‘Etty’ shows life outside Holocaust camps

‘Etty’ shows life outside Holocaust camps

By Sean Ray | a&e editor Duquesne was visited by Susan Stein this week as she performed her one woman play “Etty” at the Genesius Theater in remembrance of Kristallnacht. Kristallnacht (German for Night of Broken Glass) was a series of riots against Jewish store owners that is widely credited as the beginning of the […]