USC Rossier in the Media, May 2019

June 1, 2019

Mentions of USC Rossier faculty and other related news

Inside Higher Ed published an op-ed by Stephen Aguilar on how to manage feelings of isolation in academia. “Since our work requires a lot of thinking, it behooves us to do what we can to preserve our inner self yet at the same time reach out to others, so the life of the mind is an enjoyable one,” he writes. (May 29, 2019)

Science Magazine quoted Julie Posselt on why admissions officers find GRE scores useful, and on the shortcomings of using GRE scores in admissions. (May 29, 2019)

Inside Higher Ed published an op-ed by Adrianna Kezar on how universities can better support adjunct faculty and those who are not on the tenure track. (May 28, 2019)

An opinion column for Education Week cited research by Morgan Polikoff that found textbooks were often not aligned with Common Core State Standards. (May 28, 2019)

CNBC quoted Don Hossler on why potential college students should consider projected earnings for graduates when evaluating college options. (May 27, 2019)

San Gabriel Valley Tribune quoted Julie Marsh about ballot measures to increase school funding in California. (May 27, 2019)

Shape Magazine quoted Mary Helen Immordino-Yang on how people’s interpretation of experiences, like travel, can lead to reevaluation of personal values. (May 23, 2019)

Los Angeles Times quoted Julie A. Marsh on how recently elected LAUSD board member Jackie Goldberg affects teachers’ unions and charter schools. (May 16, 2019)

U.S. News & World Report quoted Morgan Polikoff on the announcement of the new SAT “adversity score” by the College Board. (May 16, 2019)

Education Week published commentary by Shaun R. Harper and a colleague about the incorrect assumption that many educators should “know better” about racial violence. “Schools of education must do a better job of preparing aspiring teachers and school leaders to understand racial violence and ensure it is eradicated from our schools,” the authors write. (May 14, 2019)

Fox News Los Angeles affiliate KTTV-TV interviewed Jerry Lucido about the value of attending community college before a four-year university. (May 8, 2019)

Columbian Missourian cited research by Adrianna Kezar about the task of changing the culture at the University of Missouri. (May 6, 2019)

KPCC-FM’s “AirTalk” interviewed Sandra Kaplan about the GATE program, academic tracking and how privilege and inequality impact the program. (May 2, 2019)