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Students push for USC to preserve campus green space

About 20 students held a sit-in to push for the University to protect the USC Village Great Lawn and other campus greenspaces.

DPS warns of student drug abuse, opioids

In light of recent student deaths, officials are asking student to take precautions.

What do rising sexual assault rates mean for USC?

Students must take action to combat the rising trend of harmful behaviors.

Campus diversity initiatives lose momentum

One year later, the Campus Climate Resolution resulted in discussion, but not action.

Event tackles use of racial slur against two USC students

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Shortly after Donald Trump became President-elect, two USC students faced racial harassment on campus.

Inclusion narrows achievement gap

A positive campus climate can do much for marginalized students.

#TogetherUSC promotes campus diversity

Tuesday’s event featured a flash mob by Department of Public Safety officers who helped to plan the festivities.
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Incident in Cardinal Gardens not a hate crime, LAPD says

The incident will be handled by the Office of Student Judicial Affairs and Community Standards.
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Third campus climate forum focuses on cultural resource centers

Increased resources for cultural resource centers was part of the Campus Climate Resolution passed by the Undergraduate and Graduate Student Governments last semester.
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LAPD investigating racist incident in USC Housing

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Ivan Tsang had eggs and racial slurs hurled at him by another student on Sunday.
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Frustrations linger despite campus climate reform efforts

Students are still calling for a Vice President of Diversity and expanded Title IX office.

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USC officials warn students of drug abuse, opioid use


In a letter sent to students Tuesday night, several administrators informed students about the dangers of opioid use and announced the addition of a Department of Psychiatry at the Engemann Student Health Center. The letter — signed by Vice President for Student Affairs Winston Crisp, Chief Health Officer Sarah Van Orman and Department of Public […]

A community in mourning


Over the weekend, two students died. In just three months, there have been eight confirmed student deaths.

Loughlin, Giannulli plead not guilty to newest charges in admissions scandal


“Full House” actress Lori Loughlin and her husband, fashion designer Mossimo Giannulli, pleaded not guilty to new bribery charges in Boston federal court Friday.  Loughlin and Giannulli are among the 11 parents charged with conspiracy to commit federal programs bribery in the college admissions scandal last week after bribing USC employees to admit their children […]