At USC Annenberg, we are guided by the mandate of our founder, Ambassador Walter Annenberg, “to be of service to all.” Reaching beyond campus borders, students and faculty alike are engaging with underserved communities and empowering them to tell their stories, connect with others and thrive in the communication revolution.
Week in and week out this past spring, students in clinical professor of communication Christopher Smith ’s COMM 400 class, "TV Strategy: from Broadcasting to YouTube," wrestled with a basic question: Does Twitter success a TV hit make?
Five groups of students from Smith’s class were assigned to...
Ty Hawkins (Specialized Journalism '16) discusses his Winter Break job, and how he got the job through the Annenberg Advantage.
In recent years media coverage of racism on college campuses has increased awareness of diversity issues and microaggressions at institutions of higher education across the nation. While media headlines have sparked conversation, it is the the work of various students groups and clubs that have brought these issues to the forefront. At USC, #diverSCity is an editorial project launched by...
This fall, the recently-launched Annenberg Media has settled into the Media Center, as well, and though its name is still becoming known around campus, it’s already gained viral fame.
Over the summer, USC Annenberg professor Dan Birman and alumnae Jenna Pittaway and Ashley Velez went on a once-in-a-lifetime trip to Israel.