Spellbinding and Uplifting, a Survivor Speaks

Published 04.10.2013


Esther Bauer commands the ACC Auditorium stage.A crowded house turns out to hear the Holocaust survivor, pictured with a friend shortly after the allied liberation of the Nazi death camps.With an infectious smile that belies her Holocaust experience – and a youthful spirit that honors her survival of that hellish chapter – 89-year-old Esther Bauer addressed a Klump Academic Center Auditorium audience Tuesday night. Sponsored by the Student Activities Office, Bauer's free lecture gave the public a rare opportunity to hear from a true eyewitness to history. A video of her Penn College presentation has been posted to YouTube.
Photos by Michael J. Hersh,  assistant director of student activities for programming and operations