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April 19th, 2019
Salman Khan

YouTube entrepreneur Sal Khan to headline 2019 commencement

Education video pioneer to be joined by Cindy McCain and student Steven Spencer

Posted in Rossier News
April 2nd, 2019
Shaun R. Harper
Shaun R. Harper

USC race expert to lead nation’s largest ed research group

Shaun R. Harper has been elected president of the American Educational Research Association

Posted in People
March 29th, 2019
Julie Posselt
Julie Posselt, an expert on higher education admissions, will deliver the 2019 AERA Early Career Award Lecture. (Photo/Ross Brenneman)

Admissions is hot topic as scholars prep for education conference

Annual national conference of education researchers features 59 USC scholars 

Posted in Rossier News
March 6th, 2019
Associate Professor Patricia Burch, a co-director of USC Rossier's Center on Education Policy, Equity and Governance, speaks with other attendees at a local convening around education policy. Burch also led a discussion on equity challenges facing L.A. (Photo/Ross Brenneman)

With new ears in capitol, scholars push K–12 improvements

Researchers hope new California leaders and legislature will heed advice on school equity

March 6th, 2019
Adrian Huerta will join the USC Rossier faculty.

Expert on equity for boys, men of color to join faculty

Incoming assistant professor Adrian Huerta studies gang-affiliated youth

Posted in People
October 16th, 2018
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
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
Mary Helen Immordino-Yang and Linda Darling-Hammond
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
USC Rossier School of Education-California State Capitol
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
USC Rossier School of Education
Image via Flickr user <a href="https://www.flickr.com/photos/codnewsroom/41320686175/">COD Newsroom</a>/licensed under <a href="https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/2.0/legalcode">Flickr Creative Commons</a>

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
Gale Sinatra
Gale

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