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03.06.2012 [] - 18 Johnny Cake Hill, New Bedford Marking the 70th anniversary of the families going into hiding, The Burt Wood School of Performing Arts will perform "The Diary of Anne Frank," 7:30 pm June 8. The Van Dann family and the Frank family remained in hiding

Projekt Pflanzinseln geht in die Praxisphase
02.06.2012 [Gießener Anzeiger] - Unter der Regie von Initiatorin, Anwohnerin und Projektleiterin Heike Hermenau gestalten Siebtklässler der Anne-Frank-Schule (AFS) in Linden acht Pflanzinseln der Gemeinde Langgöns im Neubaugebiet Südost der Kerngemeinde Lang-Göns neu.

Pasco's outstanding senior ready to tackle the world
02.06.2012 [] - She did a three-hour solo of the classical Indian Bharatanatyam dance two years ago to raise a little more than $3000 for the Good Samaritan Health Clinic — a feat that later brought her an Anne Frank Humanitarian Award.

Google News: A monument to grand ideas

02.06.2012 [Sydney Morning Herald] - Like Anne Frank, Lebeau left his mark on the city and as we pull back the lounge seven decades later to reveal the bare exposed brick underneath, we glimpse his message: a handful of colour paint blocks, a list of contractors and a dated signature.

Allan Gould: The Eichmann effect
01.06.2012 [National Post] - Anne Frank's diary had been translated into English only a few years earlier. And Eli Wiesel's Night had been out for only a year, in its English edition. The word “genocide” was rarely heard, and the term “The Holocaust” had not yet entered the

Google News: Let's not forget the wisdom of Anne Frank

01.06.2012 [ (blog)] - The Nazis' most notable victim, Anne Frank, should be having a larger voice in our discourse. Frank's spirit was first cast into the preamble of the United Nations Charter in 1945: “We the peoples of the United Nations determined, to save succeeding

Guardian: Lynne Berry, deputy chard, Canal and River Trust

01.06.2012 [The Guardian] - Current board roles include the Anne Frank Trust, Cumberland Lodge, the International Women's Forum UK and Pro Bono Economics. Previous non-executive roles included NCVO, the National Centre for Social Research, the European Division of the DTI and she

Eltern der Raunheimer Anne-Frank-Schule befürchten eine ...
01.06.2012 [Main-Spitze] - „Inklusion - ja sicher, aber … muss sich die Anne-Frank-Schule wieder einmal von einem selbst entwickelten und nun schon seit Jahren im Schulalltag fest installierten Konzept von dem alle Schüler profitieren verabschieden?

My Trip To Thorpe Abbotts
01.06.2012 [Huffington Post (blog)] - I learned most about the war from English class, where we read personal accounts from Anne Frank and Elie Wiesel. But I knew nothing about the airbases scattered throughout the countryside we were driving through. My friend was a bit surprised at my

Wissahickon School Board votes against tax increase for ...
01.06.2012 [The Times Herald] - At the board's May 29 meeting, library Director Anne Frank asked the board to increase the library tax by 2.5 percent. The increase would generate an additional $250000 for the library's operating budget, and it would translate to an approximate $1.50

Klaas Faber, War Criminal Who Escaped Punishment, Is Dead at 90
01.06.2012 [Pittsburgh Post Gazette] - In 1947 a Dutch court convicted Klaas Faber of taking part in killings at three Dutch locations, including the Westerbork transit camp, where Dutch Jews, among them Anne Frank, were held before being sent to concentration camps.

Google News: Anne-Frank-Realschule plus wird Schwerpunktschule - WW-Kurier

01.06.2012 [Internetzeitung für den Westerwaldkreis] - Die Anne-Frank-Realschule plus in Montabaur ist ab dem neuen Schuljahr Schwerpunktschule. Montabaur. Die Anne-Frank-Realschule plus in Montabaur wird zum Schuljahr 2012/2013 Schwerpunktschule. Darauf weist die Landtagsabgeordnete Dr. Tanja Machalet

Anne-Frank-Gymnasium bildet nun doch vier Klassen
31.05.2012 [Aachener Zeitung Online] - Die Bühnenfigur überlasst der Schulleiter des Anne-Frank-Gymnasiums bei der Aufführung von «So bin ich halt» gerne dem Darsteller Ralf Stüwe. Winterlich wiederum konzentriert sich ganz auf die Aufgaben, die dem tatsächlichen Rektor bevorstehen.

Schüler des Anne-Frank-Gymnasiums nehmen wieder an ...
31.05.2012 [Meinerzhagener Zeitung] - HALVER ▪ Die Schüler des Anne-Frank-Gymnasiums (AFG) führen zur Zeit eine Naturwissenschaftsolympiade durch. Insgesamt 90 Mädchen und Jungen aus den Klassen fünf bis neun nehmen an der freiwilligen Aktion nach dem Unterricht teil.

Google News: Preview: 11th Prague Fringe Festival

31.05.2012 [Prague Post] - Malostranská beseda galerie, June 1-5, 7-8 pm The Voice of Anne Frank (Czech Republic) This physical piece of theater by local ensemble Spitfire Company allows the audience, through the detail of everyday life and the shared experience of the human

PLAYBILL VAULT'S Today in Theatre History: MAY 31
31.05.2012 [] - 1998 Natalie Portman, making her stage debut as the star of the Broadway revival of The Diary of Anne Frank, leaves the production at the Music Box Theatre to return to her movie career and be immortalized as Princess Leia's mother in the "Star Wars"

Family retreat features 'Hall of Fame'
31.05.2012 [Agoura Hills Acorn] - Some famous Jews selected were Adam Sandler, Barbara Walters, Anne Frank, Jonas Salk, Natalie Portman, Sheryl Sanberg, and Elizabeth Taylor. Evan Birken did a biography on Gene Simmons of KISS. Simmons was born Chaim Weitz in Haifa, Israel.

Dame Vera Lynn's Amsterdam
30.05.2012 [] - You have to visit the Anne Frank House – because it tells the terribly sad story of the poor little Jewish girl who, of course, met such a tragic end during the German occupation. Everyone who goes should learn about the terrible suffering experienced

Fillmore Central students get unique look at history
30.05.2012 [Bluff Country Reader] - "The students portrayed famous people, such as George Washington, Johnny Appleseed, John F. Kennedy, Julie Andrews, Jacqueline Kennedy, Anne Frank, Col. Robert Gould Shaw, Nikola Tesla, Babe Didrikson Zaharias, Babe Ruth, Lou Gehrig, Paul Bunyan

Italian opera festival launches at Aliso Viejo's Soka arts center
30.05.2012 [Los Angeles Times] - Long Beach Opera, which takes a more avant-garde approach, visited the Irvine Barclay Theatre at UC Irvine in 2010 and 2011, performing Grigori Frid's “The Diary of Anne Frank” and Dmitri Shostakovich's “Moscow, Cherry Town.

Do "Jewish Jokes" Need to be Updated?
30.05.2012 [Shalom Life] - ”We are now living in 2012 and we are no longer dysfunctional people nor do we live in dysfunctional families anymore and Jewish mother jokes and Jewish Princess jokes and distasteful Joan Rivers' Anne Frank jokes should be thrown out the window.

Google News: So sehen frisch zertifizierte Europaschüler aus. Foto: Anne-Frank ...

30.05.2012 [] - Der Wettbewerb wird durch das Bundesbildungsministerium, das Auswärtige Amt und die Kultus- und Senatsverwaltungen der Länder gefördert. So sehen frisch zertifizierte Europaschüler aus . Foto : Anne - Frank - Realschule Ahaus.

Nazi War Crimes Convict Dies in Germany
29.05.2012 [TIME] - Dutch prosecutors have said he was convicted for killings at three different Dutch locations in 1944-1945, including six at the Westerbork transit camp, where thousands of Dutch Jews, including Anne Frank, were held before being sent to labor camps or

Google News: Literary Las Vegas: Stan and Ronny Rubens

29.05.2012 [Las Vegas Review-Journal] - He describes his biography, "A Boy in Hiding: Surviving the Nazis: Amsterdam 1940-1945," written with his daughter Ronny Rubens, as "much like 'The Diary of Anne Frank,' except I am still here to talk about the time I spent in hiding.

Turkey launches campaign for full membership in ITF
29.05.2012 [Canadian Jewish News (blog)] - Turkey, in partnership with Anne Frank House in Amsterdam, also plans to host teachers' seminars on the Holocaust in Istanbul. And next year, the first group of Turkish teachers is scheduled to go to Yad Vashem's International School for Holocaust

The best picks around the world for celebrating Pride
28.05.2012 [CNN] - Just around the corner is another opportunity to contemplate the meaning of freedom: the Anne Frank House, where the world-famous diary was penned while Frank hid in a secret annex. Next, top off the afternoon with a cold one (or three) at some of

Swiss man reintroduces his cousin: Anne Frank
27.05.2012 [CNN] - It's not difficult to see that Elias is Anne Frank's first cousin. He has the same soulful eyes and smile in the photographs that accompanied Anne's famous diary, written while hiding from the Nazis. He was as an expert skater on the ice rink -- even

2 Port Chester H.S. Teachers Set For Prestigious Summer Study ...
27.05.2012 [] - “In 1992, I completed a Fulbright program in the Netherlands where I was given the opportunity to visit the Anne Frank Museum and meet with Meips who helped the Frank family during their two years in hiding before they were captured and sent to the

How Often Do You Make a Moral Compromise?
25.05.2012 [Huffington Post] - That leads me to the next moral dilemma, "Would you hide Anne Frank in your attic?" I just read the book, Hope: A Tragedy, which raises this question in a very humorous way. Would you save the life of a stranger if it meant putting your life at risk?

Walking the Streets of a Nuclear Ghost Town
25.05.2012 [New York Times] - Unlike other sites associated with horrific events — the Anne Frank House in Amsterdam or ground zero in Manhattan — there was little context, just a tiny memorial, a sparse landscape and the grim theater of the guide. Some fellow travelers asked him