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Roundtable Discussion: The Aftermath of Srebrenica

Roundtable Discussion: The Aftermath of Srebrenica

Elvir Ahmetovic, a native of Srebrenica and genocide survivor, currently works as a teacher at the Academy of Environmental Sciences and Mathematics for St. Louis Public Schools. [...]

November 6, 2013
Srebrenica’s Legacies of Loss and Remembrance

Srebrenica’s Legacies of Loss and Remembrance

The Holocaust Memorial Lecture is an annual event that is administered by the University’s Assembly Series. Held on or near November 9th, the anniversary of the Kristallnacht pogroms in Nazi Germany, the Lecture aims not only to commemorate the Holocaust but also [...]

November 5, 2013

For Holocaust Memorial Lecture, Sarah Wagner tells how DNA technology helped close a painful chapter in Bosnian genocide

Before the breakup of Yugoslavia in 1992, Bosnia was historically a multiethnic region of mostly Christian Orthodox Serbs, Muslim Bosniaks and Roman Catholic Croats. After the breakup, Serbian nationalists living in Bosnia implemented a period of ethnic cleansing against nonSerbian [...]

October 23, 2013 Bosnians in St. Louis, History, News, PDF Files