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Antoinette Pippin’s NAI class online
Photo/Courtesy of the USC Leslie and William McMorrow Neighborhood Academic Initiative

Helping the community adapt

Through laptops, tablets and instruction from savvy teachers, the USC Leslie and William McMorrow Neighborhood Academic Initiative keeps local schoolchildren engaged and educated from home.

Ana González
Photo/Courtesy of Ana González

Chasing her dream

Family matters to Ana González; so does education. The 59-year-old now has her master’s degree and years of college memories, including a memorable meeting with USC President Carol L. Folt.

Hunter and Sam, four years later
USC Photos/Mark Rivard

Two Trojans, four years

We first met Hunter and Sam on the day before they moved to USC as freshmen. Now, watch as the new graduates talk about their journeys as they meet each other for the first time — online.