Annenberg grant drives diversity
A $5 million grant will fund a long-term USC Annenberg initiative to support students and young professionals from communities underrepresented in the news industry.
“Thanksgiving — even if it’s a really joyful situation — is a little fraught for most people,” says USC’s Donna Spruijt-Metz. “As a behavioral health researcher and someone interested in family interactions around food, I see the holiday as creating a data frenzy.”
Robin Coste Lewis won the National Book Award for her debut book, Voyage of the Sable Venus and Other Poems. Lewis is a Provost's Fellow in the PhD in Creative Writing & Literature program.
The prolific filmmaker is honored for his impact on the industry and important work as founder of USC Shoah Foundation — The Institute for Visual History and Education, which captures and shares stories of the Holocaust and other genocides.
USC Dornsife psychologist Bosco Tjan examines how our minds perceive the world around us — and how those perceptions can differ from reality. Is there really an objective reality, anyway?