Category Archives: Student News

Graduate Student Accepted To Competitive Fellowship Program

USC Annenberg graduate student Graham Clark Stecklein was recently selected by the Fellowships at Auschwitz for the Study of Professional Ethics (FASPE) to participate in a 2-week program this summer in New York, Germany and Poland. The program, which selects … Continue reading

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Annenberg Radio News Receives Several Awards

Annenberg Radio News recently received awards from the Broadcast Education Association’s Festival of Media Arts and the Intercollegiate Broadcast System’s Golden Microphone Awards. The station, directed by USC Annenberg Professor Willa Seidenberg, placed third in the Best Radio Newscast category … Continue reading

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Daily Trojan Writes Story About USC Annenberg Fundraising Milestone

USC student publication the Daily Trojan wrote a story about USC Annenberg hitting the $100 million mark in its long-term fundraising initiative. USC Annenberg aims to raise $150 million by June 2018. This is part of a university-wide goal to … Continue reading

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Daily Trojan covers forum with “Shark” Robert Herjavec

USC student media outlet the Daily Trojan covered the Feb. 6 USC Annenberg Dean’s Open Forum with entrepreneur Robert Herjavec of “Shark Tank” fame. “Herjavec gave three basic rules for giving ‘the perfect pitch:’ get their attention; be very careful about blowing … Continue reading

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The Sacramento Bee runs story by USC Annenberg graduate student

The Sacramento Bee ran a story about a Fremont solar manufacturing company by USC Annenberg graduate student Meng Meng. The Fremont-based Solaria Corp. is posing a huge threat to Chinese solar companies who had nearly monopolized the United States’ solar … Continue reading

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Grad student pens article for Marketplace

Alexandra Barker (M.A. Specialized Journalism) wrote a piece for Marketplace on how one disease is changing the way global restaurant chains serve shrimp. “Prices have soared to a 12-year high since a deadly illness called Early Mortality Syndrome (EMS) swept … Continue reading

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Happy New Year!

Happy New Year! Although classes do not start until Jan. 13, USC Annenberg faculty and staff are hard at work preparing for the Spring 2014 semester. “The 2013-2014 academic year is off to a fantastic start,” USC Annenberg Dean Ernest … Continue reading

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USC Annenberg Student Media Collaboration

For the last two Tuesdays, USC Annenberg’s student publications and PR students have collaborated to produce stories from start to finish, anticipating the style of interaction they’ll have once they’re grouped together in the new Wallis Annenberg Hall’s converged media … Continue reading

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Buzzfeed post featured video produced by two Annenberg students

By Alex Reed Student Writer A video produced by USC Annenberg Master in Public Diplomacy candidates Reagan Cook and Gabriel Shapiro was featured in a recent post on Buzzfeed. Featuring a cover of the Lorde song, “Team,” the video promotes … Continue reading

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Around USC Annenberg: Tuesday, October 15, 2013

Annenberg Digital News’ Neon Tommy staff covers the Emmy Awards: Here is a link to their coverage. Features: Faculty & student thoughts: Journalism Professor Gabriel Kahn wrote a story for Slate about the increasing trend of universities adding online and ancillary … Continue reading

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