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  • 2011 Newsletters
  • November 7, 2011
  • October 31, 2011
  • October 24, 2011
  • October 17, 2011
  • October 10, 2011
  • October 3, 2011
  • September 26, 2011
  • September 19, 2011
  • September 6, 2011
  • Rossier Receives Two NSF Noyce Grants
    CUE Releases Report on Demo Project to Increase College-Going in Boston High Schools
    New CERPP Report Featured in Chronicle of Higher Ed
    Application Crunch Makes Serious Game Fun
    Wohlstetter Delivers Keynote at Governor's Conference
    Ahmadi Reflects on the Patriot Act in NYT Op-Ed
    Tierney Talks about Out-of-State Students in College
    Howland Discusses Trojan Pride in MAT@USC
    Immordino-Yang Discusses Braille Activation of Brain's Visual Area
    Language Academy Welcomes 300+ International Students
    This Week on 21st Century Scholar
    Ed.D. Student Leads Capo Valley High
    Congratulations EdD Grads
    Alumna Brings Books to Inner City LA Schools
  • August 29, 2011
  • Welcome Back to Rossier!
    Dowd Quoted in Money Magazine
    Picus Discusses Economy's Impact on Private Schools
    Polikoff and Strunk Publish in Education Policy
    Wohlstetter and Alum Publish in...The Foundation Review
    Alumna Writes of Gaza Border in Al Jazeera
    Ph.D. Alumna Leads Chicago Public Schools
    Ed.D. Cohort of 2010 Attends Summer Conference
    Alumna Moves Charters to New Home
    Alumnus to Lead Student Affairs at Rio Hondo College
    Alumna Receives CSUN Faculty Appointment
    USC and LAUSD Partner in 500-Teacher Symposium
    This Week on 21st Century Scholar
  • August 22, 2011
  • Board of Councilors
    MAT Students and Grads - We Need Your Input!
    Rossier Faculty & Staff Kick Off the New Year
    Kezar Receives Funding to Study Non-Tenure Track
    Book on Grassroots Leaders Featured
    Marsh Discusses Teacher Merit Pay in the News
    Dembo Published Article on Self-Regulated Learning
    CUE Addresses Equity at Solano Community College
    Ph.D. Alumnus Publishes Book on Homeless Youth
    Alum Tapped to Join CPS Cabinet
    Up Next on 21st Century Scholar
    Professional Development Hosts Soka University Scholars
  • August 15
  • Longtime Rossier Supporter Remembered
    Rossier Takes on The STEM Issue
    MAT@USC Featured Among Innovations in Report
    Hentschke on Corporate Sponsors in Public Schools
    Lucido Presents on Leadership in Higher Ed
    Melguizo Publishes Research on Majoring in STEM
    Research Talk with Dr. Cory Koedel.
    Ed.D. Candidate Promoted to Principal of Compton High
  • August 8
  • Gallagher Speaks about Finnish & American Education
    Kickoff Fall 2011 with The Gen Y Guy
    APRISE Students Blog About Their Experiences
    Slayton's Comments on Easy Tenure for Teachers Cited
    Polikoff Discusses NCLB Waivers On the Air
    Melguizo Appointed to RHE Editorial Board
    CEG's Charter School Rankings Report Cited
  • August 1
  • 2011 SummerTIME Graduation
    PACE Awarded California Education Policy Fund Grant
    CUE Launches Transfer Success Initiative with Liberal Arts Colleges
    Brewer Joins Editorial Board of JEF
    Yates is Speaking at APA Convention in Washington
    MAT@USC Success Noted in CHE
    Astor Says People Make Safer Schools, Not Cameras
    Strunk Quoted about Florida Teacher Layoffs
    Wohstetter On the Air about Charter Teacher Turnover
    Tierney Talks to LAT about High Exec Pay at UC & CSU
    And St. Louis Post-Dispatch about Enrollment Caps
  • July 25
  • MAT@USC App Featured in Wired
    Alumna Appointed Superintendent of Santa Ana
    Tierney Quoted About Middle-Class Crunc
    Marsh Report on Bonuses in the News
    Marsh Quoted in Story about LAUSD Social Promotion
    Wohlstetter Talks to LAT about High Charter Turnovers
    Robles to Speak about Preparing Students for Careers
    Purdue University Partners with CUE to Improve Equity
    Alum and Prof Publish Paper in Journal
    New Program Director for CERPP
    SummerTIME Students Blog on 21st Century Scholar
    Student Presents in South Africa & Named Graduate Scholar
    Alumnus Presents on LGBT Students in Higher Ed
    Two Alums Quoted in NYT about Women in Athletics
    Commerce Releases STEM Jobs Report
  • July 18
  • Carol Fox Elected to USC Board of Trustees.
    $1 Million Grant from Bill & Melinda Gates
    USC Hybrid High School Finds Founding Principal
    Rossier Contributions to August Issue of AERJ
    Ragusa Talks to Science Teachers at Iowa State
    Rossier Faculty Present MAT@USC Successes
    EdD Office Welcomes Two New Advisors
    This Week on CHEPA's 21st Century Scholar
    LA Teachers Invited to Explore Participatory Learning
  • July 11
  • SummerTIME Season is Underway
    Bensimon Discusses Student Success at national Education Policy Conference
    Clark Edits New Book
    Immordino-Yang Quoted on Physical Side of Feelings
    Ragusa Talks to Engineering Educators & Trains LA Teachers
    Institute Helps Teachers Master Gifted Education
    Strunk Publishes on Teachers' Union Contracts
    CEG Report on Charters in the News
    Rousseau Quoted about Minorities in School Admin
    Brewer Comments on Bill
    Tierney Quoted about New Tuition Hikes
    This Week on 21st Century Scholar
    Two Alums in the News
    Alumnus Accepts Interim Superintendency
  • July 5
  • Getting to Know Our Impressive BOC Leaders
    Two Rossier MAT Faculty are Promoted
    Melguizo presents to Pathways
    Tierney Quoted about CA Budget Cuts
    CEG Report Cited
  • June 20
  • CEG Releases 2011 USC School Performance Dashboard
    CUE Offers Equity Lens to AAC&U Institute
    Inside Higher Ed Cites Kezar on Part-Time Faculty
    Polikoff Publishes Article in AERJ
    Prof Picus and Alum Meszaros on Parcel Tax
    Rossier Faculty Guide Incoming USC Freshmen
    Alumna on Importance of Muslim and Arab Courses
    This Week on CHEPA's 21st Century Scholar
  • June 13
  • New Faculty Member to Join Rossier
    Tierney Opines on Responsibilities of Colleges
    Children of Military are Focus of Astor Op-Ed
    Smith, Wohlstetter & Students on Parent Involvement
    Melguizo Shares Work with Sterling Foundation
    Picus Talks about Schools in Tough Times
    CUE Symposium
    Alumna Receives Two PDK Awards
    Alumna Presents Award-Winning Research
    Alumnus Tenured and Promoted
    This Week on 21st Century Scholar
  • May 23
  • Dean Gallagher Meets with Sec. Arne Duncan
    XED Symposium Inspired by USC Hybrid High
    Students & Faculty Return from APRISE Trip to China
    Get Your 2011 Rossier Commencement Newspaper
    New Research Publication Available
    MAT@USC App Featured in the News
    Hentschke Succeeds Cole as Ph.D. Program Chair
    Marsh Authors Chapter in New Book
    Kezar Discusses Hiring Adjuncts Vs. Grad Students
    Armstrong Talks to the AP about College Teaching
    Strunk Talks about Cutting Teacher Salaries
    Garcia Quoted about the Effect of Bad Teachers
    CUE Network Tapped to Address Challenges Facing Higher Education
    Jenkins Interviewed about Social Media and Learning
    Alumna Remembered
    Alumna Dissertation Award Winner Profiled
    21st Century Scholar Reviews
    MAT@USC Grad Honored for Community Impact
  • May 16
  • 2011 Commencement is Colorful, Celebratory
    MAT@USC Graduates in the News
    New STEM Collaboration Receives Provost Funding
    Tierney Initiated to Honor Society of PKP
    This Week on CHEPA's 21st Century Scholar
    Polikoff Speaks at PACE Policy Briefing Today
    New Staff & Upcoming Tours at APRISE
    Rossier Ed.D. Grad Recognized
  • May 9
  • Congratulations, Rossier Class of 2011!
    Dean Gallagher Awarded PDK Service Key
    Literacy Panel Features Tips for Improving Literacy
    Ed.D. Research Summit Highlights Transformative Research
    Student Visions for Hybrid High School
    Interdisciplinary Research Focus of New Reach
    Ahmadi Discusses Race, Gender and Identity
    Venegas & Pendakur Named 2011 Remarkable Women
    Immordino-Yang Named APS "Rising Star"
    Tierney Talks about Importance of Research Funding
    Hentschke Discusses Professor Evaluations
    Lucido and Schulz Co-Author Journal Article
    Polikoff Receives USC Grant and Speaks in D.C
    Kaplan Speaks at Two Conferences on the Gifted
    LAUSD School Named After Rossier Alumnus
    MAT Students Affected By Recent Natural Disasters
    This Week on 21st Century Scholar
    USC-PDK Leadership Summit for Teachers & School Leaders
  • May 2
  • Parents & Teachers Learn about Literacy at Rossier Panel
    EdD Summit to Feature Groundbreaking Research
    Harvard Professor Speaks "In Tribute to Teaching"
    Strunk Talks to LACOE Leaders about Teacher Evaluation
    Mora-Flores Publishes New Book
    Huffington Post Cites Henry Jenkins' Blog
    Daily Trojan Spotlights Rossier Research
    This Week on 21st Century Scholar
    CUE Presents Tools to San Diego City College
    Rossier Students Present at GPSS Poster Symposium
  • April 25
  • Strunk Awarded NAEd/Spencer Postdoctoral Fellowship
    Thinking Strategically about Rossier in 2021
    Literacy Panel This Weekend
    First USC Rossier Ed.D. Research Summit
    MAT@USC in the Headlines
    Tierney on Enrollment at Private and Public Universities
    Chung Presents on Korean Survey and Edits Journal
    Bensimon & Dowd Co-Author Chapter on Metrics for Student Success
    This Week on 21st Century Scholar
    Faculty Candidate Discusses Preparing Teachers
    Graduating Ed.D. Student Named Palos Verdes Principal.
  • April 18
  • Literacy Panel to Illuminate Children and Teen Reading
    Tell Us About Our Website
    MAT@USC App Featured in Campus Technology
    Swiss Economist Discusses Adult Education Vouchers
    Brewer & Tierney Write about Innovation in Higher Ed
    Tierney Weighs in on AAUP Leadership Controversy
    Astor Pens Piece on Kids of Military Parents
    Smith Filmed for Charter School Project
    Dowd Addresses CA Community Colleges Task Force
    Melguizo Talks at University of Georgia Seminar
    Alumna Speaks About Arts Education
    EdD Candidate Named Research Fellow for CPED
    Rossier Student To Teach English in Myanmar & Laos
    Student Leaders Kick Off Rossier Spring Retreat
    Guest Blogger to Post Series on Women in Higher Ed
    Rossier Faculty & Students Present at CATESOL
  • April 4
  • Pullias Lecture Looks at Learning with Games
    Dean Gallagher Meets with Local Education Officials
    MAT@USC in the Headlines
    Kezar's Research in Chronicle of Higher Ed
    Faculty Present at National TESOL Convention
    Ragusa Meets with Homeland Security
    Tierney Talks about Shared Governance
    Ahmadi Presents on Muslims in America at UCLA
    Rossier Researcher Head to New Orleans for AERA
    CUE Leads Benchmarking Workshop at USC
    Welcome Mike Chung!
    Alumnus Remembered
    Professional Development on College-Going Culture
    USC Men Care Teaches Students About Stalking
  • March 28
  • Incoming LAUSD Superintendent John Deasy Announced as Rossier Commencement Speaker
    Ph.D. Candidates in Hong Kong & Singapore
    In Tribute to Teaching Keynote Announced
    Inside Higher Ed Highlights New Report
    Tierney on Master Plan for CA Education
    Lucido on Students Who Get College Rejection Letters
    Pensavalle on Student Scores As Measures of Teacher Performance
    Using Multiple Measures to Gauge School Performance
    Stillman and Anderson Present on Student Teachers
    Rossier Faculty Present at AEFP Conference
    CUE Co-Directors Weigh in on Latino Success in STEM
    Welcome Kathy Hernandez!
    Welcome Julie Tieu!
    This Week on 21st Century Scholar
    Student Wins CATESOL Student Research Award
    Biden Releases "College Completion Tool Kit"
  • March 21
  • Tierney and Hentschke Release Report on How to Increase College Access and Attainment in CA
    Gallagher and Rossier Meet Washington Legislators
    MAT's Growth and Rossier's Quality Noted
    Astor Presents to DOEd and Receives Promise Award
    Tierney Gives Keynote on Access in America
    Ahmadi Speaks at Women's Retreat
    Jenkins Coined Term "Transmedia"
    Two Faculty Candidate Discussions This Week
    Yates, Clark and Sullivan Present at ASE
    Burch's Research on SES Highlighted
    Kezar Presents on Non-Tenure Faculty & STEM
    Melguizo Receives Grant to Study Financial Aid
    Pathfinder is Coming to Facebook
    Bensimon on LEAD Summit Panel & CUE Receives Teagle Grant
    Ph.D. Students Blog from Hong Kong & Singapore
  • March 14
  • Rossier Gets Highest Ranking in School's History
    Get the New Issue of Futures in Urban Ed
    MAT@USC Receives Innovation Award & Releases iPhone and iPad App
    Rossier Invites You to Literacy Panel
    A Radical Kind of High School
    Wohlstetter Discusses Merger of Two CMOs
    Polikoff Talks about NCLB on KPCC's Air Talk
    Faculty Discussion on Preparing Teachers for Diversity
    This Week on 21st Century Scholar
    Burch's Paper Informs Reauthorization of NCLB
    Melguizo Work on Postsecondary Equity Continues
    Dowd to Keynote STEP Grantees Meeting in D.C
    New Writing Advisor Joins Rossier
    Alumna Elected Co-Chair of NASPA Latino Community
    Alumnus Delivers Message of Hope to Youth
    White House Launches STEM Education Review
  • March 7
  • MAT@USC Wins Innovation Award
    New Tenure Track Faculty Member
    USC Hybrid High School in the Works
    The Role of Deans in University Campaign Efforts
    Tierney Elected AERA President
    AERA Reception in New Orleans
    Slaughter to Receive Honorary Degree
    Tierney on Investing in For-Profit Higher Ed
    Faculty Candidate Discussions This Week
    Wohlstetter Heads Webinar on Charters
    Updates from CUE
    This Week on 21st Century Scholar
    Alumna Elected to College Board Committee
    Annual PASA Network NASPA Social
    Fundraiser for New Zealand Earthquake Relief
    Get to Know Pixie Boyden
  • February 28
  • Save the Date for 33rd Pullias Lecture
    Candidate Discussion with Brendesha Tynes
    Bensimon Offers Keynote and Has Research Cited
    Tierney on Cutting Tuition at University of the South
    Immordino-Yang Named "Rising Star" for Research
    Lucido Leads College Admissions Dialogue
    Wohlstetter on Diversity in Charter Schools
    This Week on 21st Century Scholar
    CUE Shares Expertise with Nevada System
    Visiting Scholars Learn about Sustainability
    Alumna Accepted into Academic Leadership Academy
  • February 22
  • Dean Mingles with "All-Star" Guests
    Ed Week Notes Innovative MAT@USC
    Rossier attendance urged at Candidate Discussion
    Brewer & Bensimon Invited to be AERA Fellows
    Ahmadi on Muslims in Higher Ed & Integration
    Rousseau Named Distinguished Alum
    Tierney Talks about Residency Requirements
    Filback Elected to CATESOL Leadership Post
    Lucido Talks to Inside Higher Ed About Tuition Cut
    Kezar Awarded Haynes Foundation Faculty Fellowship
    Updates from CUE
    21st Century Scholar Lineup
    Alumna Remembered
    Ed.D. Dissertation is Finalist for AERA Award
  • February 14
  • New MAT@USC Factsheets and Webinar Series
    Cole and Ahmadi Blog on 21st Century Scholar
    Brewer Talks About Financial Impact of Better Teachers
    Upcoming Candidate Discussion
    Tierney and Hentschke on Improving Capacity in CA
    Strunk Publishes Article & Attends Meeting in D.C
    New Facilities Coordinator Joins School
    Alumna Honored By USC APAA
    Ed.D. Alumnus Hosts Webinar on Civic Engagement
    USC-PDK Leadership Summit
    State Board of Education Delays Parent Trigger
  • February 7
  • CERPP Conference Stimulates Discussion
    Tierney Discusses Pros and Cons of For-Profit Colleges
    Dowd to Moderate Capitol Hill Briefing on STEM
    Kezar's Participation in Investigating Committee Noted
    Melguizo Writes and Advises on Higher Education
    Astor Participates in White House Meeting
    Calling All NASPA Presenters
    Rossier Welcomes New MIS Director
    Alumnus Writes about Safety of Mahu Students
    Alumna's School Highlighted
    TEDxUSC Seeking Student Applicants
  • January 31
  • Steve Poizner Joins Rossier and Viterbi Boards
    CERPP Conference and Report Highlighted
    Hentschke Discusses Extended Year at Catholic Schools
    Polikoff Presents on the Impact of Budget Cuts
    New Publications By Darnell Cole
    CCT to Host Visiting Scholar from Korea
    CEG Designs Louisiana Charter School System and Leads Discussion about Parent Trigger Law
    CUE Hosts Delegation of Nevada Higher Ed Leaders and Participates on Community College Panel in Sacramento
    Ragusa, Riconscente, and Corwin at Workshop
    Alumna Accepts Assistant Dean Post at NYU
    Ed.D. Student Named Vice Chancellor at LACCD
    Office Of Professional Development Gets Boeing Grant
    Assessing Your Federal Research Opportunities in 2011
  • January 17
  • Check Out the New Issue of Rossier Reach
    Lucido Authors Piece in Chronicle of Higher Ed
    MAT@USC Mentioned in Inside Higher Ed
    Tierney Speaks in Utah and Hong Kong
    Brewer in D.C. for Education Innovation Forum & Expo
    Bensimon on Success in Community Colleges Panel
    Immordino-Yang Elected to IMBES Board
    Seli Quoted About Zero-Tolerance Expulsion Policies
    Stillman Publishes Article in Teachers College Record
    Polikoff Authors Paper on Instructional Sensitivity
    Carbone Presenting Paper at NAPAR
    Clark Authors Chapter on Technology in Counseling
    Brewer and Ahn Co-Author Book Chapter on Charters
    Alumna Appointed to Hawaii Policy Team
    Governor's Budget Released
  • January 10
  • Dean Gallagher Presents MAT@USC in Saudi Arabia
    MAT@USC Makes the Case for Virtual Classrooms
    Rossier is Seeking Outstanding Scholars
    Wohlstetter Quoted about Charter Chains, Diversity, and Parent Trigger Law
    Crew's Quote is Featured
    Immordino-Yang Weighs in on School Bullying
    CUE Study on Latino Achievement Gap in STEM Cited
    Review of Burch's Book Most Read in 2010
    Melguizo to Serve on IES Review Panel
    Strunk Article on Teachers' Union Strength Published
    Immordino-Yang's Work Featured
    Kezar on Advisory Board for ADVANCE Study
    CUE's 3rd Cohort at University of Wisconsin Kicks Off
    Ph.D. Students to Participate in Prestigious Seminar
    USC Workshops to Assess 2011 Federal Research
    Interns Needed at Local Charter School
    Alexander Science Center School Accepting Applications
  • January 3
  • Happy 2011
    Ed.D. Students' Work at UNLV Featured
    Burch Quoted About Teacher Shortage in Detroit
    Immordino-Yang Appointed to NGP Faculty
    Kezar Authors Chapter in Higher Ed Textbook
    CUE to Train Practitioners on Equity Scorecard
    Alumnus Promoted to Assistant Dean for Student Affairs

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