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Rogan Ferguson was a successful architect who spent more than a decade in the profession before he realized that his dream job was actually teaching.
The Dr. Carlton and Eloise Blanton Endowed Scholarship at the USC Rossier School of Education will support students who aspire to be school principals.
Lisa LaCorte-Kring has returned to the university as a member of the USC School of Social Work’s Board of Councilors, bringing with her a progressive perspective on social work practice and education.
A class of USC Price graduate students traveled to São Paulo to explore the housing provisions and make recommendations based on experiences of other major metropolitan areas as part of the 2014 Brazil International Lab.
An “academic earthquake” in the form of online education will throw higher education into a new era of change, but USC welcomes the challenge.
A new program based at the USC Rossier School of Education places recent Trojan graduates in local high schools to increase college enrollment and completion among underrepresented students.
At any given Trojan athletic event, you’re likely to spot two petite sisters gleefully snapping photos, greeting athletes and coaches like old friends, and generally giving everything to support their alma mater.
Jerry Lucido received the Joe Allen Exemplar Award from the Western Region of the College Board for his contributions to increasing educational access for students.
USC Rossier student Richard Vishnevsky chose to pursue family therapy in his personal pursuit to assist people.
The USC Rossier School of Education has announced local partnerships with the Los Angeles Unified School District (LAUSD) and three major K-12 school organizations.
The nation’s top admissions officers came together at a USC conference to debate how best to define merit among America’s college hopefuls.
University Professor William Tierney has been elected as a member of the National Academy of Education.
USC is one of the most successful at graduating Latino students, according to an analysis by the Education Trust.
Four USC Rossier School of Education faculty members are among an elite list of American scholars singled out as influential teachers.
A planned gift has provided an additional $50,000 to support the Yu-Kai Wang and Mrs. Alice Ah-Chu Wang Endowed Scholarship at USC Rossier.
The model for higher education that defined the last century is falling short today.
The path to Chad Smith’s career as an educator wasn’t exactly a straight shot.
Two USC Rossier School of Education professors presented preliminary findings from their study of the Los Angeles Unified School District’s Public School Choice Initiative.
USC Rossier alumna Regina Abesamis helps high school students figure out how to apply to college.
When Lupe Simpson began her doctoral studies at the USC Rossier School of Education in the late 1970s, she found balancing school, work and raising two young children to be “a challenge in perseverance.”
Celia Ayala is highly qualified to be the leading advocate for affordable early childhood education for LA County’s 4-year-olds.
The Association for the Study of Higher Education honored two USC Rossier School of Education scholars Estela Mara Bensimon and William Tierney.
The USC Rossier School of Education has announced a groundbreaking pledge to ensure the success of its graduates in support of their professional education careers.
What’s behind the college-going gap for Latino students in California?
The USC Rossier School of Education launched a new Master of Education in School Leadership program this fall.
Master of Arts in Teaching graduates who have earned special education credentials are discovering an overwhelming demand for their specialized skills in schools and districts around the country.
William Tierney has assembled a new monograph based on findings from 10 years of a writing program for college-bound youth.
Nearly 200 leaders from more than 40 institutions attended a conference with the shared purpose of advancing work on their campuses toward equity and excellence for Latino students.
Forty-nine EdD students — the USC Rossier School of Education’s largest international study tour to date — took the field trip of a lifetime to Bangkok, Thailand.
Game designers, educators, entrepreneurs and scholars came together to examine the latest digital games designed to improve college access
Two USC Rossier alums set out to prove that inner-city children could get an education as good as any throughout Los Angeles.
Xiomara Mateo Gaxiola, this year’s recipient of the Gladys Campbell Scholarship, didn’t begin her education expecting to be a teacher.
Adrianna Kezar has joined a cohort of higher education experts to serve on a National Research Council Commission for the National Academy of Sciences.
“We’re all in this together. We’re not getting out alive. So let’s help one another.” A USC Rossier alumna adopted these words as her personal motto.
In today’s highly technical economy, Americans believe that a college education is fundamental to fulfilling the American Dream. The Pullias Center runs two outreach programs designed to improve college access and success for underrepresented youth.