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Friday, September 11, 2009
USC Shoah Foundation Institute receives generous grant from ACE Charitable Foundation.
Wednesday, August 26, 2009
Genocide survivor Consolée Uwamariya learns video testimony indexing.
Tuesday, May 5, 2009
USC Shoah Foundation Institute releases multimedia educational resource.
Friday, May 29, 2009
Museum celebrates grand opening.
Friday, October 16, 2009
Over 3,000 teachers trained and equipped with a new tolerance education resource.
Wednesday, September 16, 2009
Croatian Education and Teacher Training Agency launch national teacher training program.
Wednesday, September 2, 2009
In 2007, the Institute partnered with the Croatian Ministry of Science, Education, and Sports, and the Education and Teacher Training Agency, to create materials for Croatian classrooms based on testimonies from Croatia.  Through this program, a group of teachers in Croatia created six classroom lessons based on testimonies designed to help students learn about the history of the Holocaust and the impact of history on their own lives.  The program continues with teacher training sessions designed to encourage the use of these materials throughout Croatia.
Tuesday, September 22, 2009
The Institute recently conducted its inaugural Leichtag Family Foundation Master Teacher workshop, Teaching with Testimony, for middle and high school teachers in Southern California.  The goal of the workshop was to provide participants with training on how to develop testimony-based classroom lessons and integrate testimony from the Institute’s archive into existing curricula.  Participants are members of the Institute's Teacher Innovation Network.  To learn more about the workshop and Teacher Innovation Network, click here.
Tuesday, June 30, 2009
The USC Shoah Foundation Institute (SFI) planned a workshop at the Center for Digital Systems (CeDiS) at Freie Universität Berlin, to organize a two and one-half-day workshop dedicated to integrating video testimonies into secondary school classroom instruction.  Looking at History:  Incorporating Video Testimony Across the Curriculum was held on the campus of the Freie Universität, where the Shoah Foundation Institute’s entire Visual History Archive has been available and searchable since 2006.  The goal of the workshop was to bring the Institute’s international partners from Europe
Thursday, May 21, 2009
Designed for educators, Living Histories:  Seven Voices from the Holocaust, is a series of 7 downloadable 30-minute testimonies, with classroom lessons highlighting a range of eyewitness experiences related to the Holocaust, from the Institute’s Visual History Archive.  Living Histories was piloted in several classrooms across the United States.  One pilot took place in the Spring of 2009 in Merri Weir's history class at Carson High School in Carson, California.  The photos below were taken during a classroom session that focused on one of the seven modules, Howard Cwick, L
Monday, August 17, 2009
New Executive and Managing Directors appointed to USC Shoah Foundation Institute.
Friday, October 9, 2009
USC Shoah Foundation Institute launches Teacher Innovation Network.
Wednesday, December 16, 2009
Anti-Defamation League Award presented to Stephen Spielberg.
Monday, March 2, 2009
Historian Tyaglyy arrives in Los Angeles to make use of archive.
Monday, February 23, 2009
Director Sergey Bukovsky's film presentation.
Thursday, December 10, 2009
Alla giornata di studi promossa a Milano dal Dipartimento di Pedagogia dell’Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore con il contributo dell’Associazione “Figli della Shoah,” hanno partecipato esperti delle maggiori istituzioni internazionali, il Memoriale Yad Vashem di Gerusalemme, lo USC Shoah Foundation Institute for Visual History and Education presso la University of Southern California, il Memorial de la Shoah di Parigi.
Sunday, February 22, 2009
On Sunday, February 22, the USC Shoah Foundation Institute presented a screening of its most recent documentary, Spell Your Name, followed by a discussion addressing issues of cultural stereotypes and the complexity of the public memorialization of massacres that took place during the Holocaust in Ukraine.
Friday, May 29, 2009
DC-Cam staff members participate in three-month internship program.
Tuesday, May 12, 2009
Freie Universität Berlin introduces multimedia archive project.
Thursday, September 3, 2009
USC Shoah Foundation Institute hosts panel discussion.