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The Israeli Alliance at McNeese will host "A Night with Holocaust Survivor Irving Roth" on Tuesday, April 30 at 7 p.m. in the Old Ranch on the McNeese State University 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, city officials 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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