USC Rossier in the Media, February 2021

March 2, 2021

Mentions of USC Rossier faculty and other related news

Inside Higher Ed quoted Shaun R. Harper on Black students’ lack of trust in college leadership. (February 26, 2021)

Inside Higher Ed quoted Shaun R. Harper on how updating racist textbooks doesn’t mean the end of racist teaching practices. (February 26, 2021)

LAist quoted doctoral candidate Steve Desir on the need to reform the financial aid application process. (February 25, 2021)

Popular Science quoted Mary Helen Immordino-Yang on why spacing out is good for you. (February 25, 2021)

KPBS-FM featured Pedro A. Noguera on how to improve the Black student experience in the San Diego Unified School District. (February 25, 2021)

NBC News quoted Corinne Hyde on how many school districts have struggled with implementing remote learning software. (February 17, 2021)

Training Mag ran an essay by Doug Lynch on how lessons from dramatic arts can be used to enliven online meetings. (February 17, 2021)

The Chronicle of Higher Education featured Shaun R. Harper on racial inequities in college workforces, who noted disparities in resources for institutions that serve a high number of students of color. (February 15, 2021) The Chronicle also interviewed Harper for an article about anti-racism efforts on college campuses.

Inside Higher Ed quoted Don Hossler on including wealth as a factor in college admission. (February 16, 2021)

Los Angeles Times quoted Shaun R. Harper on the need to make remote learning more equitable for Black, Latino and lower-income communities. (February 11, 2021)

Inside Higher Ed featured an op-ed by Don Hossler on how the loss of standardized tests in the college admissions process may alter perceptions of what equitable admissions processes look like. (February 8, 2021)

NBC News quoted Jerome Lucido on the three kinds of financial aid, in an article adapted from an upcoming book. (February 4, 2021)

USA Today cited survey results from a study on L.A. teachers’ concerns regarding remote learning, including the lack of high-speed internet in homes. The study was led by Patricia Burch and Morgan Polikoff. (February 4, 2021)

Rolling Stone cited research by Zoë Corwin on the benefits of skateboarding for young people. (February 1, 2021)

NBC News Los Angeles affiliate KNBC-TV featured Pedro Noguera on the need to understand more about Black history, especially during this year’s Black History Month. (February 1, 2021)

Los Angeles Business Journal quoted Shaun R. Harper on the systemic disadvantages Black families have faced in amassing wealth. (February 1, 2021)

A list of all media mentions can be found here.