COVID-19 Symptom Attestation

WWU to honor Holocaust survivor with genocide studies minor

The Bellingham Herald

Students at Western Washington University can minor in Holocaust and Genocide Studies with a new program being offered starting this fall quarter, the university announced Wednesday, Sept. 4.

At a promotional event Thursday, Oct. 17, WWU will honor Noémi Ban of Bellingham, who died June 7 at age 96.

Ban survived Nazi persecution and the concentration camps, but her family was murdered by the Nazis and their collaborators.

Click the heart to favorite

Your feedback is crucial to telling Western's story.
Thursday, September 5, 2019 - 9:08am