Research Centers

Research in Equity Lecture Series: Tressie McMillan Cottom

Tressie McMillan Cottom is an assistant professor of sociology. Her book, Lower Ed: The Troubling Rise of For-Profit Colleges in the New Economy (2017, The New Press) has received national and international acclaim. Cottom publishes widely on issues of inequality, work, higher education and technology.

All presentations take place at noon in Dauterive LL-101 on University Park Campus (unless otherwise noted). Lectures will also be streamed online through the USC Rossier Facebook page.

Verna and Peter Dauterive Hall (VPD)

Research in Equity Lecture Series: Huriya Jabbar

Huriya Jabbar is an assistant professor in the Educational Policy and Planning program in the Department of Educational Leadership and Policy. Her research examines the social and political dimensions of market-based reforms and privatization in education.

All presentations take place at noon in Dauterive LL-101 on University Park Campus (unless otherwise noted). Lectures will also be streamed online through the USC Rossier Facebook page.

Verna and Peter Dauterive Hall (VPD)

Research in Equity Lecture Series: Terrance L. Green

Terrance L. Green is an assistant professor in the Department of Educational Leadership and Policy. His research focuses on the nexus of urban school reform and socially just community development with a particular focus on school and community leaders. (Location for this presentation TBD.)

All presentations take place at noon in Dauterive LL-101 on University Park Campus (unless otherwise noted). Lectures will also be streamed online through the USC Rossier Facebook page.

Verna and Peter Dauterive Hall (VPD)

Research in Equity Lecture Series: Fantasy Lozada

Fantasy Lozada is an assistant professor of developmental psychology whose research takes into consideration how cultural-related beliefs (i.e., beliefs about emotion, race and discrimination) and race-related experiences impact social-emotional competence among ethnic minority youth.

All presentations take place at noon in Dauterive LL-101 on University Park Campus (unless otherwise noted). Lectures will also be streamed online through the USC Rossier Facebook page.

Verna and Peter Dauterive Hall (VPD)

Research in Equity Lecture Series: DeLeon Gray

DeLeon Gray is an assistant professor whose research examines how adolescents and emerging adults perceive and interpret their social encounters in achievement contexts, and whether these mental representations account for their achievement beliefs and behaviors.

All presentations take place at noon in Dauterive LL-101 on University Park Campus (unless otherwise noted). Lectures will also be streamed online through the USC Rossier Facebook page.

Verna and Peter Dauterive Hall (VPD)

Research in Equity Lecture Series: Kalena Cortes

Kalena Cortes is an associate professor at the Bush School of Government and Public Service. Her research focuses on policies relating to curriculum reform, diversity in higher education, post-secondary returns to education and educational achievement of immigrant children in the United States.

All presentations take place at noon in Dauterive LL-101 on University Park Campus (unless otherwise noted). Lectures will also be streamed online through the USC Rossier Facebook page.

Verna and Peter Dauterive Hall (VPD)