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    Meléndez de Santa Ana PhD ’95 to speak at USC Rossier Masters commencement

    The USC Rossier School of Education is pleased to announce that Thelma Meléndez de Santa Ana PhD ’95 will be the keynote speaker at its May 16, 2014 Masters Degree...

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    Big Bend Community College to name library for Bill Bonaudi EdD ’93

    The library at Big Bend Community College (BBCC) will be named in honor of Bill Bonaudi EdD ’93 during a ceremony set for February 17, 2014, according to college officials...

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    USC Rossier alumna prepares Chicago students for college success

    The process of applying to college is often a strenuous one for many high school students. But for students in underserved schools, just figuring out how to apply to college...

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    Double alumnus embraces many identities

    Vincent Vigil ME ’04, EdD ’05 says that his path as a leader in student affairs was shaped by six visible and invisible identities. “Being a gay Latino male, raised...

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    Established alum motivates future workforce at community college

    Often, when someone achieves professional success, he or she will be asked what it took to get “there” or where the source of motivation came from. For Merrill L. Irving...

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    Recent grad says return to teaching is to know it for the first time

    After a successful 25-year career in both law and consulting, Dee Danner MAT ’12 decided to become a student again. She enrolled in the USC Rossier Master of Arts in...

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    Ednovate names nationally known Rossier alum as CEO and president

    Ednovate names nationally known USC Rossier alum as chief executive officer and president to grow USC Hybrid High School into innovative national model [12/22/2014: Post updated to reflect a change...

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    Knuckleheads wanted

    Amir Whitaker ME ’08, EdD ’11 stood before 200 urban high school students on March 15, and held up an old notebook cover scribbled with the initials of 18 of...

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    Alumna favors preventive school law in Orange county

    Margaret Chidester wanted to make improvements in education policy. Between rows of generic gray office buildings in an Irvine, Calif., business park, stands a distinct sign in bright cardinal and...

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    Donor Cheryl Kyle ’62 takes school’s global mission to heart

    When Rossier donor Cheryl Kyle ’62 graduated from the School of Education, she never dreamed she would have an extraordinary two-decade-long relationship with the Maasai in Africa. The union began...