Three wishes and an unexpected gift on Holocaust Remembrance Day

Fri, 02/03/2017 - 8:00am
For a German like myself, International Holocaust Remembrance Day is a day that is both intensely private and profoundly public.

"Auschwitz” Documentary to Screen at Tribeca Film Festival

Tue, 03/15/2016 - 5:00pm
The film originally premiered at Auschwitz-Birkenau State Museum on January 27, 2015, the commemoration ceremony for the 70th anniversary of the liberation of the camp.
Dina Gottliebova-Babbitt on painting in Auschwitz

Dina Gottliebova-Babbitt remembers painting a mural based on "Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs" on a wall in one of the children's barracks at Auschwitz II-Birkenau, Poland.

Ludmila Page on faith

Ludmila Page recalls how fellow female prisoners in Auschwitz practiced their religion by praying. She says how inspiring it was for these young women to have faith amongst such horror.  

Showtime to Broadcast “One Day in Auschwitz” in July

Tue, 06/23/2015 - 5:00pm
The USC Shoah Foundation-produced documentary will be available on all Showtime platforms; check your local listings for a complete schedule.
Kitty Fischer on rescue by gay male prisoner

100 Days to Inspire Respect

Kitty Fischer recounts her time in Auschwitz-II Birkenau when as a young girl she encounters for the first time a gay male prisoner who will turn out to save her life.

Comcast 2015: "The Past is Present"

Fri, 05/22/2015 - 5:00pm
In the fascinating short documentary The Past is Present, teachers and students share their experience going to Poland to learn from testimony and commemorate the 70th anniversary of the liberation of Auschwitz.

Auschwitz: The Past is Present Virtual Experience Engages Classrooms Across the Country

Wed, 05/20/2015 - 5:00pm
The 45-minute live-streamed broadcast provided a personalized look at USC Shoah Foundation’s recent trip to Poland for the 70th anniversary of the liberation of Auschwitz.

Comcast 2015: "Auschwitz"

Fri, 05/15/2015 - 5:00pm
USC Shoah Foundation is currently in the second year of Days of Remembrance: PastFORWARD, a five-year partnership with Comcast to provide USC Shoah Foundation content to Comcast Xfinity customers On Demand, through the Xfinity TV Go app and online, in conjunction with the U.S. National Days of Remembrance, a commemoration of the Holocaust held every spring.

USC Shoah Foundation and Discovery Education to Host Virtual Experience on May 13

Wed, 04/29/2015 - 5:00pm
USC Shoah Foundation and Discovery Education will host an interactive virtual experience for middle- and high-school students worldwide to provide a deeper understanding of the Holocaust.