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Helga Melmed

This is part of a series of articles written by journalism students from Pine View School in Osprey, Fla., based on in-depth interviews the students conducted with Holocaust survivors.

 

Berlin 1928, Helga Melmed was born into a home that loved her, surrounded by a world that would hate …

Ginette Hersh

This is part of a series of articles written by journalism students from Pine View School in Osprey, Fla., based on in-depth interviews the students conducted with Holocaust survivors.

 

Ginette Hersh was born five years shy of a century ago in 1927. For myself, that number is purely con…

George Erdstein

This is part of a series of articles written by journalism students from Pine View School in Osprey, Fla., based on in-depth interviews the students conducted with Holocaust survivors.

 

In a series of chain reactions, George Erdstein believes his life — and his family’s — has been…

Felicia Liban

This is part of a series of articles written by journalism students from Pine View School in Osprey, Fla., based on in-depth interviews the students conducted with Holocaust survivors.

 

Krakow, Poland, a gilded city, cobblestones cover the uneven roads of the old town as the light green…

The Healing Heart of our Pets

This week, I was at an outdoor event interviewing people during the hottest part of the day. As I was talking with one woman, I could suddenly feel the heat searing into my skin. I was dressed in jeans and a summery top, but had no hat, and was, of course, wearing my mask.


Suddenly I becam…