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May 01, 2018, 06:14 ET USC Shoah Foundation and Fortunoff Video Archive at Yale University to Provide Access to Each Other's Collections

Thanks to a new partnership between the USC Shoah Foundation Center for Advanced Genocide Research and the Fortunoff Video Archive at Yale...


Mar 08, 2018, 06:42 ET USC Shoah Foundation Adds Large Collection of Armenian Genocide Testimony to its Archive

USC Shoah Foundation has received one of the largest collections of testimonies from survivors of the Armenian Genocide that were recorded over...


Feb 13, 2018, 06:06 ET "The Last Goodbye" Wins a Top Virtual Reality Prize at 2018 Lumiere Awards

"The Last Goodbye," a virtual-reality film that brings the viewer inside a Nazi concentration camp with Holocaust survivor Pinchas Gutter, won a top...


Dec 13, 2017, 10:25 ET First Mandarin-Language New Dimensions in Testimony Exhibit to Premiere at Nanjing Massacre Memorial Hall

As part of the commemoration of the 80th anniversary of the Nanjing Massacre, USC Shoah Foundation will introduce its first Mandarin-language New...


Sep 28, 2017, 14:39 ET USC Shoah Foundation releases 'Lala', a VR film about the bond between a family and their dog during the Holocaust

USC Shoah Foundation is announcing the release of Lala, a virtual reality film and educational resource that tells the true story of a dog that...


Sep 07, 2017, 14:32 ET USC To Host International Academic Conference on Digital Approaches to Genocide Studies

USC Shoah Foundation Center for Advanced Genocide Research, in collaboration with the USC Digital Humanities Program, will host an international...


Aug 22, 2017, 13:12 ET 'Stronger Than Hate' Initiative: USC Shoah Foundation to Offer Resources and Training to Counter Hate

The violent antisemitic and racist hatred seen in Charlottesville, Virginia, earlier this month combined Nazi ideology with white supremacy and drew...


Jun 26, 2017, 15:53 ET USC Shoah Foundation Unveils IWitness 2018 in Preparation for New School Year

While students across America enjoy their summer vacation, the education department at USC Shoah Foundation is busily making major new features to...


Jun 13, 2017, 12:13 ET Chicago high school students win USC Shoah Foundation's 2017 IWitness Video Challenge

A group of students from Chicago who inspired their fellow students to embrace each other's unique identity has won the 2017 IWitness Video Challenge ...


Apr 26, 2017, 12:31 ET Center for Advanced Genocide Research Fellow to Study the Role of Women in the Nuremberg Trials

Scant attention has been paid to the key roles women played in the Nuremberg Trials that held Nazi perpetrators to account for their role in the...


Jan 24, 2017, 11:46 ET Renowned Holocaust Scholar Omer Bartov to Serve as Fellow at Center for Advanced Genocide Research

One of the world's leading experts on the subject of the Holocaust is coming to USC Shoah Foundation's Center for Advanced Genocide Research, where...


Jan 11, 2017, 13:47 ET USC Shoah Foundation Reveals More Details on its '100 Days to Inspire Respect' Initiative

At a time of heightened political uncertainty and polarization, middle and high school teachers are in need of easy-to-use resources that encourage...


Jan 05, 2017, 02:36 ET The Holy See and the International Holocaust Remembrance Alliance reflect on the past to inform future refugee policy

From 16-17 February 2017 the International Holocaust Remembrance Alliance (IHRA), in cooperation with the Holy See, will hold a conference for public ...


Dec 16, 2016, 01:19 ET USC Shoah Foundation's 2017 IWitness Video Challenge Offers Scholarships and Prizes; Counts as Service-Learning Requirement in Illinois

Middle and high school students have the chance to win scholarships of up to $5,000 – and additional money for their educators and schools – by...


Dec 16, 2016, 01:05 ET USC Shoah Foundation Announces 2017 IWitness Video Challenge That Offers $10,000 in Scholarships and Prizes

Middle and high school students have the chance to win scholarships of up to $5,000 – and additional money for their educators and schools – by...


Dec 14, 2016, 03:27 ET USC Shoah Foundation Announces '100 Days to Inspire Respect'

Borrowing from a tradition set by President Franklin D. Roosevelt when he assumed office in 1933 and announced an aggressive agenda for his first 100 ...


Dec 08, 2016, 06:59 ET John Williams, Harrison Ford, Kerry Washington, and James Corden to join Steven Spielberg at USC Shoah Foundation Ambassadors for Humanity Gala honoring Mellody Hobson and George Lucas

Film composer John Williams will conduct a performance with the Recording Arts Orchestra of Los Angeles and solo violinist Bing Wang at USC Shoah...


Dec 01, 2016, 02:41 ET Application Deadline Approaches for Center for Advanced Genocide Research's Genocide Prevention Research Fellowship

USC Shoah Foundation's Center for Advanced Genocide Research issues a call for applications for a fellowship opportunity that enables an...


Nov 22, 2016, 02:52 ET USC Shoah Foundation Joins The Global #GivingTuesday Movement

USC Shoah Foundation is once again participating in #GivingTuesday, a global day of giving that encourages philanthropy and promotes the idea that...


Nov 15, 2016, 12:20 ET Join USC Shoah Foundation in Fighting Intolerance and Hatred At Its Annual Fundraising Gala in Los Angeles

USC Shoah Foundation is offering one member of the public and a guest the chance to attend its Ambassadors for Humanity Gala in December. The gala is ...


Nov 04, 2016, 07:08 ET "Skittles, Deplorables and 'All Lives Matter': Leadership and Media Literacy" launches in IWitness, piloted by After School Matters

In light of the heated rhetoric that has come to characterize this historically polarized presidential campaign, USC Shoah Foundation has released a...


Nov 03, 2016, 02:01 ET Steven Spielberg and USC Shoah Foundation to Honor Mellody Hobson and George Lucas at Ambassadors for Humanity Gala in Los Angeles

Steven Spielberg, founder of USC Shoah Foundation - The Institute for Visual History and Education, will present Mellody Hobson and George Lucas with ...


Sep 06, 2016, 06:25 ET El Centro Para la Investigación Avanzada sobre el Genocidio de USC Celebra la Primera Conferencia Internacional de Genocidio en Guatemala

El Centro para la Investigación Avanzada sobre el Genocidio de la Fundación USC Shoah se prepara para celebrar una conferencia internacional sobre el ...


Sep 06, 2016, 05:44 ET USC's Center for Advanced Genocide Research Hosts World's First International Conference on Genocide in Guatemala

USC Shoah Foundation's Center for Advanced Genocide Research is gearing up to host an international conference on the genocide that ravaged Guatemala ...


Aug 31, 2016, 12:25 ET USC Shoah Foundation Unveils IWitness 2017 as New School Year Begins

In preparation for the new school year, USC Shoah Foundation unveils its annual update of IWitness, a free online resource that is among the world's...