Video/Audio Samples

How My Mother Survived the Holocaust – 40 minute presentation – This is a typical presentation that I would make at a school or community event. Feel free to use it as a preview, share with students who may have been absent during my school visit, or in lieu of my coming to your venue in person.


First Church – Windsor, CT – 20 minute conversation about Tutti’s Promise and anti-Semitism


Passports for Life: The Bernese Group and the Rescue of Jews in World War II – Presentation at the Consulate General of Poland in New York – February 6, 2019. I start speaking at 30 minutes in. The tech isn’t the best, but if you stick with it it does improve


Interview aired August 9, 2018 with Dale Johnson on KFOR Lincoln, NE –
Click Here and press play (15 minutes)


Here are a few clips of some talks I have done:


VPR – Vermont Edition – April 25, 2017
If you click on the above link it takes you to the Vermont Edition page. Scroll down BELOW the first picture where there is a white rectangle with a “Listen” button. The show is about 45 minutes long and I appear at about 30 minutes.


“Dear Heidi, Thank you so much for taking the time to visit Renbrook yesterday. The experience was powerful for the students and adults alike. Knowing our history and our stories is so critically important. . . .Thank you for creating an authentic experience for our students that they will not soon forget.”

Marek Beck, PhD — Head of Upper School — Renbrook School

“Excellent presentation that demonstrated how to conduct a historical investigation using primary and secondary sources.  Detailed a step-by-step process of research.  Showed that hard work paid off with a novel she is obviously proud of!”

Glenn Anderson – grade 7 Language Arts Teacher — Nathan Hale-Ray Middle School