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Naz Students in Hungary

Follow three Nazareth students -- Mary Lugo, Quinton Harvey, and Jeff Baxter -- as they travel to Budapest to present at a conference on the Holocaust in Hungary, Oct. 12 to 14, 2014. Traveling with them are two students from Hobart and William Smith Colleges in Geneva, Micaela Loconte and Rebecca Chinman.

In May 2014, these students took part in the Nazareth College program The March: Bearing Witness to Hope. This biannual trip takes student leaders on a pilgrimage through Germany and Poland to many of the sites of Holocaust. At the conference, they will each offer a reflection on their experience.

In addition to the conference, the students are participating in cultural events and meeting important diplomatic figures, including the American ambassador to Hungary. Stay tuned for more updates on their journey.

About the Conference

"From Kamenetsk Podolsk to Auschwitz" international scientific conference commemorates the 70th anniversary of the destruction of Jews in Hungary.

The conference, which is simultaneously translated into English, French, and German, is a partnership between: