USC Rossier in the Media, February 2018

March 1, 2018

Mentions of USC Rossier faculty, students and other related news

This is how much sex the happiest couples have, says science
Maxim, Feb. 22, 2018
Mary Andres gives insight into how couples prioritize having sex.

California research project timed to elevate education in fall elections, inform next governor
EdSource, Feb. 21, 2018
Notes that Julie Marsh will be involved in a massive project that looks at how well the 2013 Local Control Funding Formula is working to make school financing more equitable and raise student achievement in California.

Experts say cooperation, engagement can reduce mass killings
VOA, Feb. 20, 2018
Ron Avi Astor offers expertise on reducing and preventing gun violence, followinga a massacre at a Florida high school on Feb. 14.

Choose an online program to become a licensed teacher
U.S. News & World Report, Feb. 20, 2018
John Pascarella talks about the use of video in USC Rossier’s MAT program.

LA’s Korean Christian community seeking empowerment, social impact
KPCC, Feb. 17, 2018
Why don’t Korean-American churches get as many resources from the government and other institutions as other churches do? Ruth Chung describes the role of the “model minority” stereotype.

UC Davis moves toward a holistic review of graduate admissions
Daily Democrat, Feb. 15, 2018
Julie Posselt is mentioned as the lead advisor for a new initiative focused on holistic admissions.

Academicians celebrated in ‘Black Scholars Matter’ series, part 2
Diverse, Feb. 14, 2018
Shaun R. Harper is highlighted in a series celebrating Black scholars and their work.

CSU experiment could hurt students
The Sacramento Bee, Feb. 12, 2018
In an op-ed, William G. Tierney and Michael Lanford explore what’s wrong with Cal State’s remediation program.

Do student projects have a role in college admissions?
Education Week, Feb. 6, 2018
Mentions research presented at the annual conference of USC Rossier’s Center for Enrollment Research, Policy and Practice.

Math for America Los Angeles improves math education from the ground up
Forbes, Feb. 6, 2018
A Q&A highlights a partnership between USC Rossier and other colleges to improve math education.

National sinking day
Inside Higher Ed, Feb. 6, 2018
An op-ed highlights research by Shaun R. Harper that illuminates the exploitation of black college athletes.

Contrary to critics, parents tell pollster they find California’s school dashboard useful
EdSource, Feb. 5, 2018
Results of the latest USC Rossier/PACE poll find support for the state’s new school dashboard, in addition to views on school and teacher quality and school funding. Results of the poll were also featured in Education Week and The Mercury News. Election-related results of the poll were additionally featured in Politico and The Mercury News.