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November 19th, 2018

USC Rossier debuts EDL program changes, and online option

Changes improve alignment with mission

Posted in Rossier News
November 13th, 2018

New career network targets racial inequity in college hirings

The online network will open up career opportunities for people of color, leaders say

Posted in Rossier News
October 24th, 2018
Estela Mara Bensimon, Dean’s Professor in Educational Equity and director of the Center for Urban Education and William G. Tierney, Wilbur-Kieffer Professor of Higher Education and co-director of the Pullias Center for Higher Education

Higher education organization honors two Rossier professors

Awards recognized leadership and distinguished scholarship

Posted in Awards
October 16th, 2018
Members of the CSU Dominguez Hills non-tenure-track faculty task force and implementation task force. From left to right: John Davis, dean of the College of Education; Ken O' Donnell, associate vice president of academic affairs; Pamela Robinson, faculty member of graduate education; Kirti Sawhney Celly, faculty member of the College of Business Administration & Public Policy and CSU statewide senator; Begona Velasco, faculty member of the College of Natural & Behavioral Sciences (Photo/Miguel A. Terán López for CSU Dominguez Hills)

Pullias Center announces winners of inaugural Delphi Award

The winners were selected for innovative approaches in supporting adjunct faculty

Posted in Rossier News
October 3rd, 2018
Prof. Mary Helen Immordino-Yang (left) speaks alongside Linda Darling-Hammond at the 2018 IMBES Conference. The two scholars, along with PhD student Christina Krone, recently published a report through the Aspen Institute on integrating science into the education field. (Photo/Ross Brenneman)

At neuroscience convening, education impact is top of mind

Conference presses need for classrooms and science to connect

Posted in Research
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 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
July 23rd, 2018
Fifth grade teacher Jennifer Tróchez MacLean was one of two USC alumni to be named a 2018 Teacher of the Year by Los Angeles. (USC Rossier Photo/Ross Brenneman)

Los Angeles Teachers of the Year honorees include two Trojans

Jennifer Tróchez MacLean, a Rossier grad, had never imagined becoming a teacher at all

Posted in People