Rossier in the Media, March 2021

April 7, 2021

Mentions of USC Rossier faculty and other related news

Los Angeles Times noted that Pedro A. Noguera contributed commentary to a report on the academic harm suffered by Los Angeles students during the pandemic. (March 31, 2021)

The Chronicle of Higher Education cited research by Shaun R. Harper on the percentage of Black men among undergraduate populations compared to sports teams. (March 29, 2021).

Los Angeles Times featured an op-ed by Morgan Polikoff on how to address the immense educational ramifications of the pandemic, and the issues caused by the sheer number of school districts. (March 23, 2021)

The Washington Post quoted Jerome Lucido on the difficulties in doing away with legacy admissions. (March 21, 2021)

LAist quoted Tatiana Melguizo on the high community college dropout rate during the pandemic. (March 18, 2021)

The Wall Street Journal quoted Mary Helen Immordino-Yang on how doing nothing can ultimately make you more productive. (March 16, 2021)

USA Today featured an op-ed by Pedro Noguera and a writer for the American Enterprise Institute on the need to rebuild trust between parents and educators as schools reopen. (March 16, 2021)

Inside Higher Ed quoted Shaun R. Harper on equity concerns regarding college re-openings. (March 15, 2021)

Los Angeles Daily News quoted Mary Helen Immordino-Yang on how the pandemic has allowed us to rethink what school means. (March 12, 2021)

Diverse: Issues in Higher Education featured Estela Mara Bensimon and her Equity Scorecard model, which provides tools, language and rubrics to improve higher education through a lens of racial equity. (March 11, 2021)

Inside Higher Ed featured research by Adrianna Kezar on how faculty attitudes toward how their institutions responded to the COVID-19 pandemic evolved over time. (March 10, 2021)

Wired quoted Pedro A. Noguera on the need for school districts to have a plan for kids who are struggling with remote learning. (March 9, 2021)

Inside Higher Ed quoted Estela Mara Bensimon and Don Hossler on a new effort to make the college admissions process more equitable. (March 8, 2021)

EdSource quoted Adrian Huerta on his research into the struggles faced by community college students who are also parents. (March 5, 2021)

USA Today quoted Steve Desir, a doctoral candidate, on the difficult transition from high school to college and the need for more clarity about who owns that process. (March 4, 2021). The story was also featured on The Hechinger Report.

Politico quoted Julie A. Marsh on how reopening schools will affect Gov. Gavin Newsom’s political standing amid efforts to recall him. (March 1, 2021)

CBS News Los Angeles affiliate KCBS-TV featured Julie Rousseau, who chairs the USC Athletics’ Black Lives Matter Action Team, on the value of Black athletes speaking out against injustice. (March 1, 2021)