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August 24, 2016


IWitness Prepares for Third Year of Junior Intern Program

USC Shoah Foundation is now accepting applications from students interested in working with testimony for the third year of the Institute’s Junior Intern Program.


From the Visual History Archive

Michael Preisler on Saint Kolbe

Holocaust survivor Michael Preisler describes how Father Maximilian Kolbe volunteered to take the place of a man who was to be killed at Auschwitz for attempting to escape. Kolbe was locked in a bunker without food or water for two weeks before he was finally killed by lethal injection.


Impact in Profile

Meet Kim Kerwin

Kim Kerwin was one of a select group of teachers who participated in USC Shoah Foundation’s first three-day ITeach Institute in Michigan last week, and she walked away from the training inspired to incorporate testimony into her classes at St. Fabian Catholic School.