Dedicated to making audio-visual interviews with survivors and witnesses of the Holocaust and other genocides a compelling voice for education and action.


Go Back to School with USC Shoah Foundation Educational Resources

Students may still be enjoying their summer vacation, but the new school year is just around the corner. USC Shoah Foundation has prepared a convenient one-stop-shop of all its educational resources to help educators plan to teach with testimony this year.


From the Visual History Archive

Hank Schwab remembers his classmates

Hank Schwab describes the structure of his primary and high school in Germany. He also reflects on the close relationships he formed with his Jewish and gentile classmates. Schwab and fellow survivors returned to Germany for the first time since WWII, for their 50th high school reunion in 1982.


Impact in Profile

Meet Kizito Kalima

Rwandan Tutsi Genocide survivor Kizito Kalima visited Los Angeles to see how his testimony is being used to educate millions of students around the world.

(Pictured: Kalima and his family's photo, displayed in the USC Shoah Foundation office)