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Family of slain student holds peace stand-in

Community members lit prayer candles and laid down roses to…
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Valedictorian Ivana Giang encourages Class of 2019 to spread love

Valedictorian Ivana Giang (center), who received two bachelor’s…

Featured: Diversity on Campus

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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Changing hands


Students purchase cell phones, iPods and other items at the Department of Public Safety’s lost and found sale Wednesday. About 200 people showed up to the sale and most items sold within the first hour, DPS Capt. David Carlisle said. The items were belongings that had been recovered by DPS but had not been claimed […]

Building blocks


Zachary Aronson, a junior majoring in fine arts, sculpts clay at the Roski School of Fine Arts Open House on Tuesday. The open house featured student exhibitions, a Polaroid photo studio and D.J. Koata Zon Von Witzenburg. There were a number of activities, including video screenings and exhibitions of student work. All visitors also had […]

Waxing poetic


Brendan Troy, a sophomore majoring in international relations (global business) reads poetry that he wrote himself during Open Mic Night at Ground Zero on Monday. Some students gave musical performances, playing guitar or piano, while others delivered spoken word performances.

Wild blue yonder


Sgt. Brian Rodriguez, a Marine Corps Drill Instructor, inspects an Air Force Academy cadet at Saturday’s Southern California Invitational Drill Meet. The USC Air Force ROTC Detachment 060 has hosted the annual drill meet for 45 years. The competition featured more than 25 competing universities and high schools from across the nation. The U.S. Air […]