Greensboro College Presents Eighth Annual Schleunes Lecture Jan. 27

"GREENSBORO, N.C. -- Greensboro College presents the Eighth Annual Schleunes Lecture at 8 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 27, in Hannah Brown Finch Memorial Chapel on campus.

The event is free and open to the public.

The speaker will be Lloyd Wolf, an internationally recognized photographer whose award-winning work has appeared in the pages of National Geographic, Vogue and the Washington Post. His lecture is titled, "Love Will Find A Way: Holocaust Survivor Couples."

His photo essay "Great Love Stories: Holocaust Survivor Couples," published in Moment magazine, won a Simon Rockower Award of Excellence. Wolf has published several photographic collections, including "Jewish Fathers, Jewish Mothers," "Facing the Wall" and "Circles Within Circles."

The Schleunes Lecture is presented annually through the generosity of Richard and Jane Levy of Greensboro in honor of the eminent Holocaust scholar Dr. Karl Schleunes of the University of North Carolina at Greensboro.

The series is dedicated to providing opportunities for area residents and students to hear nationally and internationally recognized experts present their research on the Holocaust and on issues related to genocide.

Greensboro College provides a liberal-arts education grounded in the traditions of the United Methodist Church and fosters the intellectual, social, and, spiritual development of all students while supporting their individual needs.

Founded in 1838 and located near downtown Greensboro, the college enrolls about 1,000 students from 29 states and territories, the District of Columbia and seven foreign countries in its undergraduate liberal-arts program and four master's degree programs. In addition to rigorous academics and a well-supported Honors program, the school features a 17-sport NCAA Division III athletic program and dozens of service and recreational opportunities."

- A Press Release

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