Court grants preliminary approval of $215 million Tyndall settlement

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Longest-serving employee to retire after 56 years at the University

Photo from USC Price School of Public Policy Constance Rodgers,…

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

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.

LAPD investigating racist incident in USC Housing

Ivan Tsang had eggs and racial slurs hurled at him by another student on Sunday.

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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Giving back

Former Trojan quarterback Matt Leinart returned to USC on Wednesday to discuss his experiences in the NFL and the importance of giving on and off the field. Many students turned out to the USC Catholic Center to hear the former Heisman Trophy winner discuss philanthropy and athletics. The event was sponsored by the Catholic Center […]


Freshmen Rozzie Crane, Meg Mahowald and Lily Housh performed at Ground Zero on Tuesday night as part of “Fight on For Haiti.” Proceeds from the event went to the American Red Cross. The three girls, all members of the popular music performance program, gave solo performances as well as a group performance. Besides music, there […]


USC’s Saved by Grace Gospel Choir performs at Bovard Auditorium on Sunday afternoon. The performance was the first gospel choir showcase  and the event included dancing performances in addition to singing. A number of choirs performed, including Greater Los Angeles Cathedral Choir, Crenshaw High School Elite Choir and Theo Wilkins and Sounds of Praise.

One student killed, one injured in crash

A USC student was killed and another injured on Saturday after their car collided head on with another vehicle in Kern County. Sandy Roberts, a sophomore majoring in cinema-television production, was killed after the car he was riding in passed a truck, lost control and veered into oncoming traffic on highway 46. Roberts died after […]