Category Archives: Student News

Meet the Graduate Student Who Helps Keep the Media Center Running Smoothly

In its first semester in operation, the USC Annenberg Media Center has been running like the newsroom it was intended to be, thanks largely to student journalists like Ani Ucar, who serves as the news director for Neon Tommy. “The … Continue reading

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Discoveries: Examining How Youth Approach Political Participation

USC Annenberg Ph.D. students are intellectuals who seek to create and design innovative and theory-driven work. With the help of experts university-wide, they have been able to organize dissertations on notable topics. “Discoveries” is a story series highlighting their research. … Continue reading

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Annenberg in LA: Leimert Phone Company Honors the Past and Embraces the Future

Since 2012, Annenberg Professor Francois Bar, the Annenberg Innovation Lab and an entire community of artists, musicians and creators in Leimert Park have been working together to find ways to preserve the history and culture of the area, as well … Continue reading

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Discoveries: A Field Experiment Using Communication Technology for Healthier Eating

USC Annenberg Ph.D. students are intellectuals who seek to create and design innovative and theory-driven work. With the help of experts university-wide, they have been able to organize dissertations on notable topics. “Discoveries” is a story series highlighting their research. … Continue reading

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Annenberg Students Deisley, Kolanz Receive 2014-15 Chick Hearn Scholar Awards

The family of Chick Hearn continued to honor the late sportscaster’s memory with the annual presentation of the Chick Hearn Scholar Award to two USC Annenberg students Nov. 28. The 2014-15 recipients are Junior Robby Kolanz, Broadcast and Digital Journalism, … Continue reading

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The Comeback: Actress and Comedian Lisa Kudrow Visits USC Annenberg to Talk About Media and Her Latest Project

Lisa Kudrow, actress, comedian, writer and producer, visited USC Annenberg on Tuesday to discuss media and her latest show “The Comeback.” She spoke to students in Professor Mary Murphy’s class, JOUR 381: Entertainment Business and Media. To view more pictures from Kudrow’s … Continue reading

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USC Impact: Fermented Foods, Fancy Rats, Urban Gardening

USC Impact recently released a new episode of their award-winning television newsmagazine. See an excerpt from their monthly newsletter below: “Welcome to the 2014-2015 season of Impact! My name is Ashley Velez and I am this year’s supervising producer. We … Continue reading

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Ampersand: Annenberg Radio gets a New Podcast

Ampersands are visual characters that simply represent the word “and.” But for a new Annenberg Radio News podcast, its symbol is being used to exemplify passion. Ampersand, which uses the character as its logo, covers everything that is arts and … Continue reading

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Dean Wilson Welcomes New Graduate Students to ‘Incredible Annenberg Family’

As the second week of the semester comes to a close, dozens of USC Annenberg’s new graduate students received a warm welcome — and some words of wisdom — from Dean Ernest J. Wilson III Thursday night. “You’re coming into … Continue reading

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Media Center open house on August 28

On August 28, there will be a open house at the new, converged Media Center at Wallis Annenberg Hall from 2:00pm to 5:00pm. Annenberg’s student media labs – Annenberg Radio Network, ATVN, Neon Tommy, Impact and Intersections will each have … Continue reading

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