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Tuesday, July 28, 2015
Friday, July 30, 2010
From July 26-30, 2010, 18 educators, representing grades 4 through 12, attended the second annual Teaching with Testimony workshop, part of the Institute’s Master Teacher Program.  The workshop provided participants with training on how to develop testimony-based classroom projects 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 Master Teacher Program and the Teacher Innovation Network, click here.
Tuesday, August 26, 2014
Monday, July 20, 2015
Tuesday, July 21, 2015
Monday, July 27, 2015
Tuesday, January 19, 2016
Friday, December 2, 2016
Friday, March 28, 2014
New Dimensions in Testimony pilot with Holocaust survivor Pinchas Gutter.
Tuesday, June 7, 2016
Wednesday, October 25, 2017
Tuesday, December 1, 2015
Individuals around the world and throughout the internet share how testimony from the Visual History Archives inspires them to make a difference. #BeginsWithMe
Wednesday, July 25, 2012
The USC Shoah Foundation Institute organized a symposium for educators and leaders of partner organizations in Rwanda and South Africa on July 25 and 26.  The symposium, titled Teaching, Testimony, and Transformation:  Global Landscapes, centered on the educational use of Holocaust and genocide survivor testimony in the classroom setting.  Participants worked towards a shared understanding of opportunities and challenges that educators face in different countries and the factors that contribute to convergences and divergences in education across national borders.  They also explore
Tuesday, April 13, 2010
On April 13, 2010, the USC Shoah Foundation Institute signed a historic agreement with the Armenian Film Foundation and Dr. J. Michael and Anoinette Hagopian.  The agreement paves the way for the Institute to preserve the Armenian Film Foundation's collection of nearly 400 interviews with survivors and other witnesses of the first major genocide of the 20th Century:  the attempt by the Ottoman Turks to annihilate the Armenian people, in 1915.
Wednesday, October 8, 2014
Wednesday, December 3, 2014
Wednesday, February 8, 2017
Friday, February 14, 2014
Teachers from across Poland attended the 2014 Teaching with Testimony in the 21st Century professional development program at the Museum of the History of Polish Jews in Warsaw.
Tuesday, February 14, 2012
On February 14, Holocaust survivor Pinchas Gutter participated in a prototype interview for New Dimensions in Testimony, an initiative to record and display 3D interactive testimonies that will preserve the dialogue between Holocaust survivors and learners far into the future.  Gutter's interview was part of the New Dimensions in Testimony seminar (February 13-15), which brought together Holocaust survivors, technologists, and leaders of museums and memorial institutions from around the world.  More
Friday, October 7, 2011
For the first time, the USC Shoah Foundation Institute’s collection of more than 430 Italian language testimonies—part of its collection of nearly 52,000 video testimonies of Holocaust survivors and other witnesses—will be available online.  Last month, Italy’s Archivio Centrale dello Stato (Central State Archives) launched an online research portal that provides access to the testimonies, as well as to other archival holdings.Read the press release (English or Italian), with video.
Thursday, September 27, 2018
On September 26, 2018, video testimonies on antisemitism by USC Shoah Foundation opened a high-level discussion on combatting antisemitism sponsored by UNESCO. The panel included United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres and UNESCO Director-General Audrey Azoulay. Here are some photos from the event.
Wednesday, August 1, 2012
From August 1-3, the USC Shoah Foundation–The Institute for Visual History and Education, held a best practices workshop for graduates of the Master Teacher Program, a professional development program for educators that centers on the use of Holocaust and genocide eyewitness testimony in the classroom.  MoreAlbum posted on:  August 6, 2012 
Friday, September 4, 2009
Album posted on:  September 4, 2009