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How Fox News' Climate Change Denial Finds Its Way Into Children's Textbooks

A New Study Connects Conservative Misinformation On Climate Change To California Textbook Inaccuracies New research from Southern Methodist University (SMU) found that some children's textbooks that depict the reality of human-caused...Show More Summary

Universal Releases video of “Wizarding World” SoCal

Universal Studios theme parks has released it’s first video featuring the “Wizarding World of Harry Potter” in Southern California. The new theme park opens next spring, and will include much of the beloved shops that are in the theme parks in Florida, plus more! Until spring roles around (we must get through winter first), more!

Corinne Foxx, daughter of Jamie Foxx, named Miss Golden Globe 2016

Jamie Foxx's daughter Corinne Foxx has been named Miss Golden Globe 2016. Foxx, a University of Southern California senior, actress and accessories model, will assist and pass out trophies onstage during the 73rd Golden Globe Awards in January. The honoree is traditionally the son or daughter of...

What students of color are fighting for on college campuses

When I was 19 years old, I was turned away from a party because I am black. I was standing at the door of a fraternity on the University of Southern California’s Greek Row. I'd arranged to meet a friend there. I expected to walk through the door with ease, the way students do at student parties...

University of Southern California Buys Historic Church Property in Expansion Deal

The University of Southern California plans to purchase a 1930s church property as part of its ongoing expansion efforts.

Watch Students Realize Arabic And Spanish Aren't Very Different

"I basically speak Arabic."  That's how one Spanish speaker reacted after Barbara Estrada and Taylor Villanueva, two journalism students from the University of Southern California, produced a video to show the similarities between Spanish and Arabic. Show More Summary

Southern Methodist University prefers denigration in their science press releases

Yesterday, I happened upon the press release below posted at Eurekalert, bemoaning the lack of 100% certainty about climate change in California textbooks. While that was amusing enough, what really caught my eye was the subtitle: Textbooks from different major publishers give climate deniers equal weight as vast majority of climate scientists who cite scientific…

California 6th grade science books: Climate change a matter of opinion not scientific fact

If American teens are unsure about climate change or its cause, some school textbooks aren't helping, says teaching expert Diego Román, Southern Methodist University, Dallas, co-author of a new study on the subject. read more

California Energy Storage Initiative Expands

Two new members joined CalCharge, California’s energy storage initiative. They are Southern California Edison and the University of California, San Diego. Members get access to researchers and labs at Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory,...Show More Summary

VIDEO: Robert Scheer Discusses the Myth of Higher Education as the Great American Equalizer

2 weeks agoNews : Truthdig

Truthdig editor-in-chief Robert Scheer moderates a discussion at the University of Southern California on an explosive Federal Reserve Bank study that highlights how racial inequality pervades American society at all levels of education despite hopes to the contrary.

A Lil Positivity: George Lucas And Mellody Hobson Gift $10 Mill To USC To Support Black & Hispanic Students

The Couple’s Gift Largest In School’s History Star Wars creator George Lucas and wife Mellody Hobson have donated $10 million to the University of Southern California to support minority students interested in careers on screen. The couple, who have been

George Lucas Family Foundation Endowment Provides $10 Million for Underrepresented Film Students at USC

3 weeks agoHumor / odd : Geekosystem

Students of color have a new benefactor at the University of Southern California's School of Cinematic Arts! George Lucas' Family Foundation has provided the school with a $10 Million endowment to provide financial support to black and Latinx film students!

George Lucas Foundation Donates $10 Million To USC Film School To Boost Diversity

George Lucas is shelling out millions to make sure the University of Southern California’s film school has a commitment to diversity. The Star Wars creator’s family foundation is donating $10,000,000, the largest donation the SchoolShow More Summary

George Lucas Foundation Donates $10 Million To USC Film School

3 weeks agoNews : Huffington Post

LOS ANGELES (AP) -- The Force must be strong with the University of Southern California. The school announced Tuesday that the George Lucas Family Foundation is donating $10 million to its film school to provide financial support toShow More Summary

Real Housewives of Orange Country's Shannon Beador Gets in Altercation With Husband's Ex-Mistress at USC Football Game

Things got heated at a University of Southern California football game on Saturday, but it wasn't between the players on the field… Real Housewives of Orange County star...

Pete Carroll says return to USC won’t happen

The University of Southern California football program hasn’t been the same since coach Pete Carroll left, in part because of NCAA violations that occurred while coach Pete Carroll was there. Now that the position is vacant once again, coach Pete Carroll has been linked to it. Dan Patrick said Monday that Carroll is on the short…

Pete Carroll is on the 'short list' of coaching candidates at USC

One week after firing Steve Sarkisian as their head football coach, the University of Southern California is setting some lofty goals in their quest to find their next coach. According to Dan Patrick of "The Dan Patrick Show," two sources...Show More Summary

John Harbaugh: USC job is “not a consideration”

The University of Southern California is looking for a new head coach and they reportedly have Ravens coach John Harbaugh on their list of dream candidates, which sparked a response on the Ravens website shooting down the possibility that Harbaugh would follow his brother to the NCAA. That response didn’t include any comments from Harbaugh himself,…

CCNY research boosts optical fiber data speeds

In the latest advance to boost the speed of the Internet, a research team including, the City College of New York, University of Southern California, University of Glasgow, and Corning Incorporated, has demonstrated a way to increase the data speeds of optical fibers - considered the Internet's backbone. read more

When Someone You Love Spirals Out of Control, When Do You Stay and When Do You Go?

Both former NBA star Lamar Odom and University of Southern California (USC) football coach Steve Sarkisian suffered allegedly substance-abuse-related breakdowns this week. Odom is now fighting for is life, and Sarkisian has lost his job. Show More Summary

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