The Holocaust Living History Workshop aims to preserve the memory of the victims and survivors of the Holocaust.
As part of our mission, UCSD will link local students, teachers, interested community members, area Holocaust survivors and their families through use of the Visual History Archive, a large online database of videotaped testimonies by Holocaust survivors.
The Workshop will:
Working together, participants will achieve a deeper appreciation of the events of the Holocaust and their continued relevance in the world today. In turn, the Workshop hopes to contribute to a more historically and culturally knowledgeable San Diego community.
This project directly compliments the objective of the USC Shoah Foundation Institute, which strives to overcome prejudice, intolerance and bigotry through Holocaust education.