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OLA 2015: Respect Diversity with Author Michael Korenblit
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Date: Friday May, 1
Time: 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Sponsor: Social Responsibilities Roundtable (SRRT)

Michael Korenblit is co-author of "Until We Meet Again", the true story of love and survival in the Holocaust.  Through his explorations of human rights and human rights abuses around the world, Mike will inspire you and get you thinking about the responsibility we all share in the communities we serve.  Mike will show how participants can make a difference in respecting diversity.

Michael KorenblitMichael  Korenblit is a co-founder of the Respect Diversity Foundation (RDF), a non-profit educational organization, founded to teach respect, tolerance and acceptance for all people.  Michael is co-author of the best-selling book UNTIL WE MEET AGAIN, the true story, about his parents, of love and survival in the Holocaust.  He takes his audiences on a journey through time to Hrubieszow, a town in Poland, during the late 1930’s and 1940’s.  He shares the stories of two families and the impact of the war on their lives.  He tells a moving story of how, when he was seven years of age, his father and mother not only explained, but showed bigotry to him.  He tells his audience how they can make a difference, as a group and as individuals.


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