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

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June 6th, 2018

Race expert tells Congress to cool on college free-speech fears

Some heated exchanges greeted Shaun R. Harper after his testimony

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May 16th, 2018

How love for the world created a globally minded graduate

Global Executive EdD graduate Michael McAlister credits his mom instilling curiosity

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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

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April 10th, 2018

Creating Opportunities

Hattie Mitchell EdD ’17 opened Crete Academy in South Los Angeles in September 2017, mere months after completing the USC Rossier Doctor of Education in Educational Leadership program. Her goal was to meet the needs of children from families experiencing homelessness or extreme poverty. Hattie’s vision was forged by her early life experiences. Growing up, […]

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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

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February 6th, 2018

New faculty add depth to USC Rossier’s K-12 scholarship

The move cements the school’s commitment to research on improving teaching, with emphasis on math

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January 16th, 2018

Governor names USC Rossier professor to top education commission

Estela Bensimon appointed to Education Commission of the States

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January 12th, 2018

Think tank recognizes public scholarship of four Rossier profs

Annual rankings from American Enterprise Institute emphasize influence

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December 20th, 2017

Rossier faculty expands with hiring of postdoctoral scholar

Stephen J. Aguilar named assistant professor of education

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