USC Student Health and local health officials are expecting an increase in positive cases from Labor Day weekend.
When USC announced its Undergraduate Living-at-Home Scholarship mid-July, students who opted to stay home faced scholarship displacement in their financial aid package. Through @AffordableSC, students have mobilized to demand USC to make its education more accessible and affordable to all.
Over the past three days, USC Student Health has seen a “very dramatic” rise in cases, totaling to the highest single increase in cases yet at the University.
Rose Ritch’s withdrawal from her position comes after student activist Abeer Tijani circulated a petition for the resignation of former USG president Truman Fritz and a formal impeachment complaint filed against the two parties.
In light of the allegations regarding Truman Fritz’s behavior, Black student activists like rising senior Abeer Tijani circulated a petition and filed a formal complaint with USG calling for his impeachment.
With Los Angeles County having yet to approve Project Restart, the University anticipates only 10-20% of classes to be conducted in person to minimize density on campus.
As students continue to protest across the country, several have experienced “inhumane” police arrests.