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Letter to Dr. Allan N. Boruszak from Edythe Katz, March 29, 1994


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Letter from Edythe Katz, Chairperson of the Holocaust Education Committee, Jewish Federation of Las Vegas, Governor's Holocaust Advisory Council to Allan Boruszak inviting him to join the Educators Conference: "Teaching Lessons on the Holocaust."

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jhp000949. Sperling Kronberg Mack Holocaust Resource Center Records, 1971-2016. MS-00733. Special Collections and Archives, University Libraries, University of Nevada, Las Vegas. Las Vegas, Nevada.


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P')!! M!!.::...ER Gooemor JACK BREBBIA Vice-Chairman HY KASHENBERG Treasurer RABBI SANFORD AKSELRAD BISHOP WENDELL GRAY GENE GREENBERG DR. VERN MATTSON KARLA McCOMB DR. DENNIS ORTWEIN DR. EUGENE PASLOV DR. LEONARD WEINBERG ROZ SBARRA Secretary to the Council STATE OF NEVADA EDYTHE KATZ Chalrperaon GOVERNOR'S ADVISORY COUNCIL ON EDUCATION RELATING TO THE HOLOCAUST March 29, 1994 3909 S. Maryland Parkway, Suite 400 Las Vegas, Nevada 89119-7520 (702) 732-0556 Dr. Allan N. Boruszak, JFLV President 3040 West Charleston Boulevard Las Vegas, Nevada 89102 Dear Allan: On Wednesday, April 6 1994, there will be held an Educators' Conference entitled: Teaching the Lessons of the Holocaust". This Conference will consist of special workshops, dinner, keynote speaker and panel discussion. Las Vegas teachers and administrators will be participa ting on topics dealing with the Holocaust and Human Rights. It gives me great pleasure to invite you to join us for dinner and the evening speaker and panel discussion. Our keynote speaker will be Yaffa Eliach, noted author, scholar and Holocaust historian. The Conference will be held at the Sands Convention Center. It begins at 3:00 p.m. with workshops for t e achers and admi nistra tors. Dinner is scheduled for 6:00 p.m., followed by the keynote sp eaker and panel discussion. I regret the lateness of this invitation. Circumstances beyond our control have created this problem. We need to have a reply f rom you by Wednesday morning , March 30th, 11 a.m. If you do plan to attend, you have a dinner choice of s almon or v eget a ble dish (probably lasagna). This has been an auspicious year for Holocaust Education. Although much has already been done, there is still so much to do. This Confe r e nce, sponsored by the Holoc aust Education Corrnnittee of the Jewish Federati on of Las Vegas and the Governor's Advi sory Council on Educa tion Re l a ting to the Hol ocaus t is j ust the beginning . I'm glad you are here to help us. Sincerely, &~ ! ( . Edyth Ka tz, Chair per s on Holocaust Education Corrnnittee, JFLV Governor's Holocaust Advisory Council EK:rs (0)-227 ~-