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McNeese to host Holocaust survivor Irving Roth

Irving Roth. (SOURCE: McNeese State University/Adam Harris) Irving Roth. (SOURCE: McNeese State University/Adam Harris)
(SOURCE: Isreali Alliance at McNeese) (SOURCE: Isreali Alliance at McNeese)
LAKE CHARLES, LA (KPLC) -

The Israeli Alliance at McNeese will host "A Night with Holocaust Survivor Irving Roth" on Tuesday, April 30 in the Old Ranch on the McNeese campus.

Roth will speak about his experiences growing up in Nazi-occupied Czechoslovakia and Hungary and living in the Auschwitz concentration camp.

At the event, the Mayor of Lake Charles (or a councilman) will present Roth with a key to the city. McNeese President Dr. Williams will also present him with a lapel pin, and Dr. Wygoda will present him with a signed copy of his book "In the Shadow of the Swastika."

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