“Echoes from Mengele’s Lab”: Lectures on scientific discovery and morality

10.08.14–Overcoming struggles is a matter of sheer will — that’s the message Auschwitz survivor Eva Mozes Kor delivered to Indiana State students during a presentation on Sept. 29.

In her lecture, Kor told the students how she and her twin sister, Miriam, eluded death in Auschwitz as one of Dr. Josef Mengele’s test subjects. Kor narrated her experience, from remembering the 85-by-35 foot selection platform that saw “more families ripped apart than any strip of land on this Earth,” to struggle and then to freedom.

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