Monday, September 22, 2014

A Soviet and Eastern European history scholar at UCLA is the debut recipient of the new Margee and Douglas Greenberg Research Fellowship awarded by the USC Shoah Foundation Center for Advanced Genocide Research.

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Friday, September 19, 2014 - 5:00pm

Genocide survivors' testimonies are often cited in research papers and books - but that's not the only way they can be used. The Place and Media in Remembering Genocide panel will introduce three projects that incorporate survivor memories into specific locations and forms of media.

Thursday, September 18, 2014 - 5:00pm

The Power of Words activity is inspired by Elie Wiesel; thousands of students read his memoir Night every year to learn about the Holocaust. Students will consider the ways in which speaking and writing might empower survivors.

Wednesday, September 17, 2014 - 5:00pm

The Aladdin Project, founded by Anne-Marie Revcolevschi, uses the power of words to create bonds between Jewish and Muslim worlds. This article first appeared in the Spring 2014 issue of PastForward.

Tuesday, September 16, 2014 - 9:26am

USC Shoah Foundation is partnering with Discovery Education, the leading provider of digital content and professional development for K-12 classrooms, on education components of Auschwitz: The Past is Present.

Monday, September 15, 2014 - 9:18am

As part of the program, 100 survivors of Auschwitz, the German Nazi concentration and extermination camp, will travel to Poland to attend and participate in the official observance of the 70th anniversary of the liberation of Auschwitz on Jan. 27, 2015.

Friday, September 12, 2014 - 9:16am

Focal Points will present USC Shoah Foundation and its Visual History Archive as a very relevant resource for those looking to find a frame of reference for the complex issues facing the world today.

Thursday, September 11, 2014 - 1:00pm

Auschwitz: The Past is Present will support official activities of the 70th anniversary of the liberation of the German Nazi concentration and extermination camp.

Tuesday, September 9, 2014 - 5:00pm

Contest challenges students to honor the legacy of Schindler’s List by engaging in community service inspired by survivors’ testimonies and showcasing their action in an IWitness video essay.

Monday, September 8, 2014 - 5:00pm

In the Spring 2014 issue of PastForward, USC Shoah Foundation's international consultants explain the power of watching testimony on location.

Friday, September 5, 2014 - 5:00pm

The “Oral History and Mediation” panel will present three unique research projects that each study a different aspect of giving and recording testimony.


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