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October 5th, 2018
Assistant Professor of Education Yasemin Copur-Gencturk teaches how to teach fractions at a class at USC Center. Copur-Gencturk has received nearly $5 million in federal grants to improve how math teachers learn. (Photo/Ross Brenneman)

To improve math education, professor starts with teacher prep

Backed by major grants, Yasemin Copur-Gencturk envisions better approaches to how math teachers learn

Posted in People
October 3rd, 2018
The California state capitol, where soon-to-be-elected lawmakers will have their work cut out for them on K-12 school issues. (Image via Flickr user <a href="https://www.flickr.com/photos/respres/21917192496">Jeff Turner</a>/Licensed under <a href="https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/2.0/legalcode">Flickr Creative Commons</a>)

California’s next leaders have work to do on K-12, report says

An update to a landmark 2008 report reveals pressing needs

September 25th, 2018
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Report: Public colleges are hindering black student success

A new report from the USC Race and Equity Center examines how public higher education treats black students, and finds states lacking

Posted in Research
September 12th, 2018
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New grant funds augmented-reality work with La Brea Tar Pits

Discoveries from the iconic excavation site will be the linchpin in an effort to understand how to most effectively use AR technology.

Posted in People
September 6th, 2018
Photo courtesy of USC Viterbi (Photo/Valentina Suarez)

Network forms to bolster equity in STEM graduate education

The initiative brings together USC Rossier and more than two dozen other organizations.

Posted in Rossier News
September 4th, 2018

Eight faculty members added to USC Rossier Faculty for 2018-19

Two enter into new positions, while six are new members of the Trojan Family

Posted in Rossier News
May 9th, 2018

When all roads lead to student affairs

How master’s student Sarah Toutant came to embrace the path she was already on

Posted in People
February 21st, 2018

Holistic admissions project taps USC expert for research role

Julie Posselt will help advise new grant initiative at UC Davis and UCLA

Posted in Awards, People
June 15th, 2017

Two USC Rossier professors named residential faculty for new USC Village

Six faculty members will live among students at the residential colleges opening this fall

Posted in People, Rossier News
June 13th, 2017

New class of Hybrid High graduates turns excellence into a tradition

Following in the footsteps of the last year’s inaugural class, all of this year’s seniors earned admittance to college

Posted in Rossier News