Holocaust http://kplu.org en Washington State's First Holocaust Museum To Be Unveiled In Downtown Seattle http://kplu.org/post/washington-states-first-holocaust-museum-be-unveiled-downtown-seattle <p><iframe frameborder="no" height="166" scrolling="no" src="https://w.soundcloud.com/player/?url=https%3A//api.soundcloud.com/tracks/153821069&amp;color=ff5500&amp;auto_play=false&amp;hide_related=false&amp;show_artwork=true&amp;show_comments=true&amp;show_user=true&amp;show_reposts=false" width="100%"></iframe></p><p>The nation’s newest Holocaust museum, and the first in Washington state, is about to be unveiled in downtown Seattle. Its founders hope it will connect lessons from history with present-day issues.</p><p>The people behind the <a href="http://www.wsherc.org/" target="_blank">Holocaust Center for Humanity </a>have been working in Washington classrooms for decades. Now they’ll have a permanent home in Seattle’s Belltown neighborhood, where teachers, students and the public can come to them.</p><p> Wed, 11 Jun 2014 12:01:00 +0000 Gabriel Spitzer 17065 at http://kplu.org Washington State's First Holocaust Museum To Be Unveiled In Downtown Seattle Pacific Lutheran University To Offer Northwest's First Holocaust Studies Minor http://kplu.org/post/pacific-lutheran-university-offer-northwests-first-holocaust-studies-minor <p></p><p><em style="margin: 0px; padding: 0px; border: 0px; font-size: 15.454545021057129px; vertical-align: baseline; color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Georgia, Times, serif; line-height: 22px;">Disclosure: Pacific Lutheran University holds the license for KPLU.</em></p><p>Pacific Lutheran University will soon become the first Northwest college to offer a course of study in the Holocaust and other genocides.</p> Mon, 21 Apr 2014 16:28:40 +0000 Kyle Stokes 16105 at http://kplu.org Pacific Lutheran University To Offer Northwest's First Holocaust Studies Minor 'How Can You Live With Hate In Your Heart?': Local Holocaust Survivor Sharing Story http://kplu.org/post/how-can-you-live-hate-your-heart-local-holocaust-survivor-sharing-story <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">There are a handful of Holocaust survivors in the Northwest who were old enough during World War II to remember the horrors of a Nazi concentration camp.</span></p><p>Noemi Ban, 91, of Bellingham is one of them.&nbsp;<span style="line-height: 1.5;">Ban was a young woman when she lost most of her family at Auschwitz. She survived, and has been sharing her story of hope and forgiveness since.</span></p><p> Mon, 10 Feb 2014 13:01:00 +0000 Jennifer Wing 13450 at http://kplu.org 'How Can You Live With Hate In Your Heart?': Local Holocaust Survivor Sharing Story