Hadassah Lieberman to Speak at Holocaust Remembrance Program at Amherst College April 17

April 15, 2005Director of Media Relations 413/542-8417 AMHERST, Mass.—The Second Annual Holocaust Remembrance Program will take place at 3 p.m. on Sunday, April 17, in Johnson Chapel at Amherst College. The featured speaker will be Hadassah Lieberman. A daughter of Holocaust survivors and wife of Sen. Joe Lieberman (D-Conn.), Lieberman has dedicated much of her life to promoting an international understanding of women's health issues, assisting nonprofit organizations and improving educational standards.

Hate Crimes Activist Judy Shepard To Speak At Amherst College April 11

March 16, 2003Director of Media Relations413/542-8417AMHERST, Mass.- Judy Shepard, the mother of Matthew Shepard and the co-founder of the Matthew Shepard Foundation, will speak at 8 p.m. on Friday, April 11, in Johnson Chapel at Amherst College, as the keynote speaker at the college's fifth annual Gay Lesbian Bisexual Transgendered Alumni/Student Mentoring Weekend. Her talk will be free and open to the public. A reception will follow.