Werner Coppel was born in Mörs, Germany, on February 22, 1925. Werner was from a middle-class German Jewish family. At the age of 15, Werner became highly involved in a Zionist youth group called Hachshara, one of many such groups that were set up throughout Europe.
Thursday, Feb. 26, 10 a.m. student groups
Friday, Feb. 27, 10 a.m. student groups
Saturday, Feb. 28, 1 p.m. general public
WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 11, 2015 Grand Hall, Second Floor
RECEPTION 6:00 - 6:45 P.M. Light hors d'oeuvres
LECTURE 6:50 P.M. Harriet Tubman Theater
Bella Ouziel was born in Salonika, Greece, on July 14, 1925. Until she was 17 years old, she lived a comfortable life with her three siblings, stepmother and father.
Thursday, February 5, 2015
4:30-6:30 p.m. at the National Underground Railroad Freedom Center
Exhibit opening: January 30