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USC President and Provost Censured After Faculty Senate Vote

“University of Southern California George Finley Bovard Administration Building” by greatdegree is licensed under CC BY-SA 2.0. By Diego Ramos / Original to ScheerPost After a three hour meeting of the University of Southern California (USC) academic senate with President Carol Folt and Provost Andrew Guzman, the faculty decisively passed a resolution with 21-7 majority, censuring both Folt […]

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A Parent’s Revolt

Photo by Talia Mullin. By Annette Ricchiazzi / Original to ScheerPost A few years after graduating from USC, I proudly worked on campus in the office of university advancement, external relations and the USC Viterbi School of Engineering. In the first of those jobs, I helped plan large university events such as Homecoming and the […]

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Meet USC Valedictorian Asna Tabassum: School Cancels Commencement Speech by Pro-Palestinian Student

By Amy Goodman / Democracy Now! Amid widespread repression of pro-Palestinian voices on campuses across the United States, we speak to University of Southern California valedictorian Asna Tabassum, whose commencement speech has been canceled for what the university claimed were “safety” reasons after Tabassum became the subject of an online anti-Palestinian hate campaign led by […]