Posts Tagged ‘students’

June 18th, 2020

A win for ‘Dreamers’: US Supreme Court decision blocks dismantling of DACA

Contact: USC Media Relations at or (213) 740-2215. The U.S. Supreme Court has allowed to remain in effect the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) policy that protects undocumented immigrants whose families brought them into the country as children. The decision is a reprieve for about 700,000 “dreamers,” many of whom have closely monitored the Trump Administration’s  […]

December 12th, 2019

USC study finds teacher bias against math ability of girls, students of color

The study found that teachers assumed that girls—and especially girls of color—had lower mathematics ability than boys and white boys. Contact: Jenesse Miller at (213) 810-8554 or or Ross Brenneman at (213) 740-2327 or New research into how teachers evaluate the mathematical ability of students suggests that White teachers and teachers of color […]

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August 19th, 2019

MEDIA ADVISORY: Massive Move-in at USC

Contact: Ron Mackovich, USC Media Relations, or (213) 810-8583 Moving takes on a new meaning when more than 3,000 students bring tons of belongings to campus to unpack and start college life. In a few hours, a dormant campus becomes a city packed with young scholars. After decades of practice with this massive movement […]

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