It was a big year at USC Annenberg, this timeline is a selection of events and stories from the 2014-2015 academic year.
2014-2015 School Year
After two grueling weeks of finals, 16 USC Annenberg students set off in the first ever New York City Maymester career trek . During the two weeks, we were able to meet and talk with amazing media figures, such as Huffington Post founder Arianna Huffington, NBA Commissioner...
It’s become a rite of passage for students in the spring semester — find an internship that will give them that ever-important “work experience,” possibly laying the foundation for long and prosperous careers post-graduation. Lauren Wong is no exception, but her search unearthed an opportunity with the most dominant social media platform in existence.
New series by USC Annenberg students, GlobalPost and Fusion tells the stories of young Central American migrants
One year after a record-setting wave of young, unaccompanied minors surged from Central America into the United States, a new multimedia project by USC Annenberg student reporters reveals the economic, political and social ramifications of the influx.
“Far From Home” is a deep-dive series of stories told in text...
Sinduja Rangarajan knew about data and digital journalism, but she didn’t quite put all the pieces together until she spent the past two years in USC Annenberg’s M.A. in Journalism program.
Chairman and CEO of BET Networks Debra L. Lee delivered the School of Communication's commencement address on May 15, 2015. The following is a transcription of her speech.
Anchor for Univision and Fusion Jorge Ramos delivered the School of Journalism's commencement address on May 15, 2015. The following is a transcription of his speech.
USC Annenberg celebrated the conferral of bachelor’s, master’s and doctoral degrees to 844 students on May 15, as part of the University of Southern California’s 132nd commencement ceremonies.