Stories by Matthew Kredell:
Bedrosian Center launches initiative to boost natural disaster preparedness
Partnership is designed to minimize the damage and disruption caused by the inevitable earthquake, wildfire or flood.
What steps must be taken to rebuild California’s middle class?
USC, California Endowment team for town hall talk on the intersecting role of labor, business, education and philanthropy.
East L.A. urban planning students show pride in their neighborhood
Students discuss local landmarks and explain why they’re important to the community as part of a first-time partnership with USC Price.
Students with autism explore their musical talents
Jazz Hands for Autism, a nonprofit run by USC Price alumna, allows musicians to express themselves.
USC alums receive seed funding for bright ideas
The Marcia Israel Awards support the startups of enterprising entrepreneurs.
Students explore how journalism can drive policy change on social issues
USC symposium offers research on homelessness, child welfare and immigration for faculty and local officials.
USC Price faculty focus on social justice at D.C. conference
Policy researchers and graduate students discuss how analytic research can be more relevant in addressing diversity and inclusion.
Race-neutral policies and their impact on communities
USC student forum examines issues of race and social justice in planning, policy, development and social work.
Amid NFL stadium development, Inglewood mayor discusses city’s future
USC Price faculty member focused his graduate-level course in community planning on Inglewood even before the NFL decision had been made.
Petraeus discusses Iraq War, counterinsurgency during USC Price visit
The former military leader reflects on his command of coalition forces during that pivotal chapter in American history.
Congressional School Safety Caucus helps districts assess their needs
USC security expert Erroll Southers offers his expertise on Capitol Hill.
Local officials strive to boost civic engagement
Bedrosian Center on Governance creates yearlong series aimed at an active, informed electorate.
Sports Business Institute goes inside baseball with Commissioner Rob Manfred
The game’s top executive talks Dodgers, fantasy and technology with USC’s David Carter.
Stunning future in sight for virtual reality
‘E2: Evolution of Entertainment Conference’ brings together students and industry professionals.
USC Price grad students help high schoolers ‘plan’ for college, careers
Urban planning is a field that affects everyone — whether young people realize it or not.
Safe Communities Institute leads discussion to counter violent extremism
Experts from 11 European nations visit USC, exploring the underlying conditions that fuel extremism.
Immigration: It’s an issue as old — and complex — as U.S. history
The thorny presidential campaign topic evoked controversy as far back as George Washington’s administration.
Can leadership be learned from the arts?
Jazz, directing, design and poetry come into play as master’s students learn valuable life lessons.
USC conversation spotlights immigration policy, effect on families
California administrator’s book chronicles a series of political decisions and actions of ‘enormous consequences.’
Villaraigosa convenes experts to debate California Environmental Quality Act
Former mayor seeks ‘intelligent conversation’ about the oft-discussed topic.
Leaders balance civil liberties versus national security
Officials discuss the government’s challenges to fend off cyberattacks and terrorism.
German visitors advised on countering extremism of at-risk youth
The practitioners deal with radicalized prisoners, foreign fighters and targeted communities.
Former publisher Monica Lozano shares her take on politics
Ex-USC trustee talks about the presidential race, GOP candidates at USC Price forum.
USC center teams with Coachella Valley food bank on community poverty project
A needs assessment will look at which specific areas are preventing families from feeding themselves.