Trojan Shelter is a new homeless shelter in LA, where college students receive three meals a day, peer-to-peer counseling, and assistance in finding permanent housing.
Nov. 19from Greater LA
Nine USC students have died since school started in late August. While campus officials haven’t disclosed the causes behind all of deaths, three have been attributed to suicide.
Nov. 13from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
San Diego State University has suspended all 14 fraternities on campus after a student died. Dylan Hernandez was 19 years old. He was pledging Phi Gamma Delta.
Nov. 12from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
Orange County’s Board of Education is trying to cut the district’s budget by about $170,000, which is less than 1% of the overall budget.
Nov. 4from Greater LA
A recent conference on climate change focused on the ways teachers, scientists and activists can help the next generation shape a comprehensive approach to the fight against global warming.
Oct. 27from NPR
It’s tough enough for journalists to cover the constantly evolving impeachment saga involving Ukraine, the Trump-Zelensky phone call, former Vice President Joe Biden and his son…
Oct. 14from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
On the first Wednesday of each month, hundreds of students line up at Santa Barbara City College for free food. That’s a sign of how expensive college has gotten.
Oct. 14from KCRW Features
A new survey from Sesame Workshop suggests when it comes to talking with kids about things such as race, class and gender, parents have some work to do.
Oct. 8from NPR
Sassan Yousefi walks gingerly along the red brick and concrete floors of the USC Village, a single crutch under his left arm.
“You see my leg right there,” he says. “I was in a…
Oct. 2from Greater LA
The Dos Pueblos Engineering Academy in Goleta recently received preliminary approval from the Santa Barbara Unified School District for a new $16 million addition.
Oct. 1from KCRW Features
Gov. Gavin Newsom said the measure he signed is "the beginning of a national movement." It's also sure to irk the NCAA, which has banned athletes from hiring agents and signing endorsement deals.
Sep. 30from NPR
LA resident Kelly Lytle Hernandez is one of the newest winners of the MacArthur "Genius" grants.
Sep. 27from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
What does it mean to be American?
Sep. 17from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
The TV and film star is the first parent to be sentenced in connection with the years-long, multimillion-dollar scheme. The case has resurfaced questions about college access, race and privilege.
Sep. 13from NPR
It’s been a year since Swedish teen activist Greta Thunberg began her school strike on the steps of her country’s Parliament, in order to draw attention to climate change.
Sep. 10from Design and Architecture
Emails between USC's athletics department and admissions office were made public this week.
Sep. 4from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
Jocalyn Sanford grew up in Stockton, California, where she took AP classes in high school and was captain of her track team.
Sep. 4from Greater LA
Aug. 21from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
California is one of the few states that does not require school systems to provide buses for all kids to get to campuses. Thus, California is near the bottom in per-pupil bus riders.
Aug. 20from Greater LA
It's the first day of school for tens of thousands of teachers and hundreds of thousands of students across the LA Unified School District.