MIDDLE-CLASS SQUEEZE

MIDDLE-CLASS SQUEEZE Students in the socioeconomic middle are pinched by rising tuition, but they don’t qualify for financial aid. BY SHAULI BAR-ON AND KARAN NEVATIA Ashley Chen, a freshman majoring in neuroscience, submitted her college applications in Fall 2016 alongside hundreds of thousands of other students. But as she filled out her Free Application for … Continue reading MIDDLE-CLASS SQUEEZE

USC adds portrait of first lady Pat Nixon

USC adds portrait of first lady Pat Nixon  By SHAULI BAR-ON November 13, 2017 in News Photo by the Richard Nixon Foundation Hundreds of people attended a ceremony last week celebrating the 80th anniversary of former First Lady Patricia Nixon’s graduation from USC. Nixon, who was married to President Richard Nixon, graduated cum laude from USC in 1937, … Continue reading USC adds portrait of first lady Pat Nixon

Vigil held for victims of Texas shooting

Vigil held for victims of Texas shooting By SHAULI BAR-ON November 6, 2017 in Campus, Featured, NewsPhoto by Chris Chou    Just one month after hosting a vigil following a mass shooting in Las Vegas, members of the USC community again gathered under the same roof on Monday to mourn the 26 killed and over 20 injured in Sunday’s church … Continue reading Vigil held for victims of Texas shooting