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October 10, 2011


Rossier & Marshall Alumni Reception
Friday, Oct. 14, 5:30-7:30 p.m.
JW Marriott 10H, Hong Kong, China

"Harnessing Technology and Scale for the Common Good"
Rossier/Marshall panel discussion
Saturday, Oct. 15, 1:15-2:30 p.m.
JW Marriott Hotel, Hong Kong, China
Kickoff USC vs. Notre Dame Weekend

Thursday, Oct. 20, 6-8 p.m.  
Pops for Champagne
601 North State Street at Ohio
Chicago, IL


Kickoff USC vs. Colorado Weekend
Wednesday, Nov. 2, 6-8 p.m.
Hotel Monaco Tasting Room
1717 Champa Street
Denver, CO

USC-PDK Leadership Summit 2011
Wednesday, Nov. 2 8 a.m.-4 p.m.
USC Davidson Conference Center
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Rossier's new Strategic Thinking website is a place where you can post your ideas and comments, find important reading material, and track the strategic planning process and results, with tools like the above timeline.

You can also find a summary of the work and successes of the current 2007-2012 Rossier Strategic Plan on the site.

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New Rossier Reach Looks at the Scholars Who Make the School
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The latest issue of Rossier Reach, the school's research publication, focuses eight pages on our faculty and some of the scholars who make the school.

Keep an eye out for the publication in your mailbox later this week.


Rossier News In Brief  

mat logoThe MAT@USC Advisory Board met last week to talk about the growth and success of the program. Read more.
Read the newly updated MAT@USC Fact Sheet.

William Tierney . William G. Tierney was quoted in Education Week about helping rural students get to college. Read more.
Read the article.

Dr. Estela Mara Bensimon
objects asheto the cancellation of ASHE symposium, the Chronicle of Higher Education notes. Dr. Alicia Dowd authored an article in the special journal issue upon which the symposium was focused. Read more. Read the article.

Estela Mara BensimonDr. Estela Mara Bensimon participated in "Futures of Immigration" panel. Read more.
Bensimon also addressed Grantmakers for Education conference last week.
Read more.

dwyer dDr. David Dwyer was quoted in the Philadelphia Inquirer about how Apple continues to change the marketplace.
Read more.

ofot planThe U.S. Department of Education announced the Obama Administration's plan for teacher education reform, titled "Our Future, Our Teachers."
Read more. 
Read the plan.

cllcfCalifornia Latino Legislative Caucus Foundation is hosting an Education Summit in Long Beach on Monday, Oct. 24. Read more.

chepa 1CHEPA's 21st Century Scholar blog focuses on gay pride this week. Read the line-up. Go to the blog.  Follow on CHEPA on Twitter at @USCPullias.