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USC Rossier Speedometry at SXSWedu 2016

USC Rossier School of Education professor Fred Freking and PhD student Tyron Young will be speaking at the SXSWedu Conference (March 7-11, 2016) this week in Austin, TX. The panel, titled Speedometry: Teaching Physics Through Play, is a hands-on workshop… Read more

USC Marshall to Conduct Virtual Info Session on Online MBA

March 2nd at 11AM & 5PM Pacific USC is holding two information sessions to answer questions from prospective students about the Online MBA, now enrolling for its third class of students. Hosted by David Chiscon, a USC enrollment counselor, this… Read more

USC Viterbi Online Program Ranked # 1

U.S. News & World Report just released the 2016 Best Online Programs report which includes both bachelor’s and master’s level programs. USC’s Viterbi School of Engineering took the top honors for best online graduate computer information technology program. Viterbi was… Read more

Veterans in Search of an Education Mobilize at USC

The number of military personnel grows as the university improves its services for members of the armed forces By Diane Krieger – Originally posted on USC News More than 1,000 active military personnel, veterans and their family members are currently… Read more

5 Research-Based Best Practices for Brain-Friendly Learning Environments

Did you know that students spend an average of 11,700 hours of their life inside the classroom? Research shows that these hours have a significant impact on their learning, behavior, and overall academic achievement. But how? The Science of Classroom… Read more

COL [R] Steven D. Fleming Joins the University of Southern California Spatial Sciences Institute

COL [R] Steven D. Fleming has joined the faculty of the Spatial Sciences Institute in the University of Southern California Dornsife College of Letters, Arts and Sciences as a Professor of the Practice of Spatial Sciences and has begun teaching… Read more

Teacher Toolkit: 4 Lesson Plans for Bullying Prevention

Teacher Toolkit: 4 Lesson Plans for Bullying Prevention Creating Safe Spaces: Lesson Plans for Social-Emotional Learning is a bullying prevention toolkit designed by USC Rossier’s online teaching degree to help teachers strengthen students’ social-emotional skills. The toolkit is a collection… Read more

USC to Launch Online Nursing Degree Program Through the School of Social Work

Originally posted by 2U Program will be offered by the newly created Department of Nursing within the USC School of Social Work   The University of Southern California and 2U, Inc. recently announced plans to develop an online Master of… Read more

Merrill Lynch, USC Davis School Team Up to Help Companies Understand Aging’s Impact

Posted by the USC Davis School of Gerontology Recently, at the 2015 White House Conference on Aging, Bank of America Merrill Lynch announced the introduction of a groundbreaking longevity training program for human resources (HR) and benefit plan professionals. Developed in… Read more

Keck Medicine of USC hospitals rank among nation’s best for the seventh year in a row

Annual U.S. News & World Report rankings place Keck Medical Center of USC in Los Angeles’ top three and California’s top 10 BY Alison Trinidad – Originally posted on USC News For the seventh consecutive year, the hospitals of Keck Medicine… Read more