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Thursday, January 30, 2020
A public lecture by Peter Hayes (Northwestern University) 2019-2020 Sara and Asa Shapiro Scholar in Residence
Thursday, January 30, 2020
During my dissertation research on the history of fear in the Weimar Republic, 1919-1933, a Corrie ten Boom fellowship provided the opportunity for me to visit the USC Shoah Foundation to explore the visual testimonies of the USC Shoah Foundation Visual History Archive.
Thursday, February 20, 2020
Thursday, January 30, 2020
A public lecture by Allison Somogyi (Yale University and University of Southern California) 2019-2020 USC-Yale Postdoctoral Research Fellow  
Thursday, January 23, 2020
Today we mourn the loss of Hanna Pankowsky, a remarkable woman who gave us her testimony and was one of the subjects in a portrait series of Holocaust survivors painted by David Kassan.
Wednesday, February 12, 2020
Please join us at our International Headquarters, in Los Angeles, for a public visit highlighting the theme of love in testimony. Interact with testimonies and virtual reality films discussing different types of love including familial love, romantic love, and more. Please sign up for a one hour time slot: 1-2 PM 2-3 PM 3-4 PM Each hour is limited to 20 visitors.
Thursday, January 9, 2020
Wednesday, February 5, 2020
Transformative program—combining testimony, technology, and music—will reach 25,000 educators and 8 million students worldwide over the next five years
Wednesday, January 15, 2020
  At 15, Max Eisen was saved from certain death in Auschwitz by a Polish physician who employed him as a cleaner in his operating room. His remarkable memoir By Chance Alone received Canada’s top literary award in 2019.
Thursday, February 6, 2020
USC Shoah Foundation joins the Hollywood community and people worldwide in mourning the loss of Kirk Douglas, who passed away earlier this week at age 103. Douglas was an acting legend and an icon of the Golden Age of moviemaking, but it was the zeal and empathy that he brought not only to his work as an artist but also to so many humanitarian causes that made him a close friend of USC Shoah Foundation.
Monday, February 3, 2020
In this webinar, the USC Shoah Foundation Center for Advanced Genocide Research team will provide a deep dive into the USC Shoah Foundation Visual History Archive, including its history; methodologies of testimony collection, preservation, and indexing; current state of the archive and its collections; and how to use its search engines and interface for research and teaching. The participants will learn how to unlock the research potential of the archive and be able to ask questions and get assistance with effectively searching the archive.  
Friday, January 31, 2020
The USC Shoah Foundation Center for Advanced Genocide Research invites research proposals from USC undergraduate students and USC graduate students for its 2020 Beth and Arthur Lev Student Research Fellowship.
Monday, February 3, 2020
Professor Peter Hayes, world-renowned scholar of the history of Nazi Germany and the Holocaust, will serve as the 2019-2020 Sara and Asa Shapiro Scholar in Residence at the USC Shoah Foundation Center for Advanced Genocide Research.
Friday, January 31, 2020
A public lecture by Mehmet Polatel (University of Southern California) 2019-2020 Center Junior Postdoctoral Research Fellow