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October 27, 2016


After School Matters Pilots New IWitness Activity in Chicago

USC Shoah Foundation partnered with After School Matters in Chicago for the first time to pilot a brand new, as-yet unpublished IWitness activity “Skittles, Deplorables and ‘All Lives Matter’: Leadership and Media Literacy.”


From the Visual History Archive

Day 29 of 30 Days of Canadian Testimony: Elie Dawang on Immigrating to Canada

Elie discusses the complicated process of leaving France for a new life in Canada. He remembers his excitement visiting a new country, which he had never done before in his life. This clip is part of the Visual History Archive's Montreal Holocaust Memorial Centre collection.


Impact in Profile

Meet Jayne Perilstein

Since 2011, Jayne Perilstein has worked hard to make a difference at two organizations: USC Shoah Foundation and the University of Pennsylvania. And this month, she was formally recognized by Penn with an award that encompasses her work with both.