Queensborough Community College

Bayside’s Shoah Treasure, Not So Hidden Anymore

Queens community college’s brand-new Holocaust center links new generation to aging area Jews.

11/24/2009 - 19:00
Staff Writer

Huddled inside a bus station in Bayside, Queens, last December, Paul Cavalieri shuddered in the cold air and watched the snow come down around him, hoping his bus would soon roll into sight. But then his brain reeled back 15 minutes to his interview with Queens Holocaust survivor Ethel Katz, who told him of her two-year escape from the Nazis. It was a perilous trek that at one point took her through knee-deep snow in nothing but a nightgown.

Queensborough Community College’s new Holocaust Resource Center. Sharon Udasin
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