Tag Archives: Shoah

Steve Spielberg in Philly for Shoah Foundation dinner

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: Steven Spielberg will be in Philadelphia Monday night, but it has nothing to do with scouting locations for his next blockbuster. Instead, the Oscar-winning director will attend the USC Shoah Foundation Institute’s fundraiser honoring Comcast CEO Brian Roberts. The Philly Daily News reports that Spielberg is expected to[...]

Steven Spielberg’s USC Shoah Foundation Institute trains teachers

HollywoodNews.com: The Leichtag Family Foundation has made a major gift that will enable the USC Shoah Foundation Institute to expand its Teacher Innovation Network, a program initiated in 2009 to advance the use of Holocaust eyewitness testimony across the curriculum to build 21st-century skills including digital literacy, critical thinking, and[...]