Iowa Lakes Event

Iowa Lakes Community College will host holocaust educator Brad Wilkening as he delivers a compelling presentation, “The Lessons of the Holocaust,” on Wednesday, October 11, 2023.

The convocation will occur on the Estherville Campus in the Janice K. Lund Performing Arts Center at 10 a.m. and on the Emmetsburg Campus at 2 p.m. in the Smith Wellness Center Gym.

This convocation will shed light on the impact of the Holocaust and how its lessons continue to resonate in today’s world. As a dedicated educator and a member of the Iowa Holocaust Council, Wilkening’s mission is to educate people of all ages about the Holocaust, emphasizing the importance of making informed decisions and recognizing the consequences of inaction.

The Holocaust remains a dark chapter in human history, and this presentation serves as a crucial reminder that its lessons are not confined to the past. Attendees will gain insights into how to shape a more humane and caring world for future generations. Wilkening hopes to inspire individuals to become more compassionate, empathetic, and understanding members of society.

The convocation is open to the public, and all are encouraged to attend, including students, educators, and community members.

For more information, contact Katie King, Assistant Athletic Director and Head Softball Coach, at kking@iowalakes.edu or 712-362-8367.