Fashion Redux! 2017 Finale Party

Fashion Redux! 2017 Finale Party

Events The Finale Party is the culminating event for the Fashion Redux! 2017 Designer Challenge. The theme for this year’s challenge is focusing on the “Nifty Fifties.” Fashion Redux! is an annual design competition for students in the Fashion...
Six Degrees of Kevin “Turkey” Bacon

Six Degrees of Kevin “Turkey” Bacon

History Blog You’ve likely heard of the popular game Six Degrees of Kevin Bacon[1] based on a real social theory suggesting that any two people in the world are linked by six or fewer acquaintances. The theory was first proposed in 1929 by Frigyes Karinthy[2], a...
Oral History Workshop

Oral History Workshop

Events This introductory workshop for budding oral historians will discuss the importance of oral history and how to do it, how to select recording equipment, how to use SDHC archival resources, and how to transcribe an preserve interviews. Taught by SDHC Oral...
Grave Matters: From Graveyards to Memorial Parks

Grave Matters: From Graveyards to Memorial Parks

History Blog What is the difference between a graveyard, cemetery, memorial park, and mausoleum? For the San Diego History Center’s third and last installment of “Grave Matters: San Diego’s Relationship with Death,” we explore these differences...