Posts Tagged ‘inequality’

April 27th, 2020

Prominent sociologist Pedro Noguera named as USC Rossier School of Education dean

One of the nation’s top experts in urban education and social inequality leaves UCLA to lead USC’s school of education starting July 1. Contact: Eddie North-Hager, edwardnh@usc.edu or (213) 220-1806 USC leaders have selected renowned education expert Pedro Noguera as dean of the USC Rossier School of Education. A sociologist, education researcher and former public […]

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February 10th, 2020

Study shows it’s devastatingly common for African mothers to experience the death of a child

A new USC study demonstrates the high prevalence of African mothers who have ever experienced a child’s death. Using data from 20 sub-Saharan African countries spanning two decades, researchers found that more than half of 45- to 49-year-old mothers have experienced the death of a child under age five. Contact: Jenesse Miller, (213) 810‑8554 or […]

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