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News & Events2021-12-14T10:30:47-08:00


List of USC Race & Equity Center News

Harper Named University Professor

Shaun Harper has held one of USC’s most prestigious academic appointments since he came to the University in 2017 as Provost Professor in the USC Marshall School of Business and the USC Rossier School of Education. Now he adds another distinction. Harper has [...]

January 5, 2022|

Higher Education Expert, HBCU Alumna and Trustee Joins Center

Danette Gerald Howard, a Lumina Foundation executive and nationally acclaimed higher education leader, has been named the USC Race and Equity Center’s inaugural Executive in Residence. Prior to becoming a foundation leader, Howard served as Secretary of Higher Education for the State [...]

December 9, 2021|

Harper Inducted Into National Academy of Education

Shaun Harper, Founder and Executive Director of the USC Race and Equity Center, has been inducted into the National Academy of Education, the most prestigious organization in one of his two academic fields. The National Academy’s mission is to advance high-quality research [...]

December 9, 2021|

Inaugural Director of Student Engagement: Royel Johnson

Royel Johnson is joining the USC Rossier School of Education as an associate professor in January 2022. He is coming from Penn State University where he was a faculty member and associate director of the Center for the Study of Higher Education. [...]

December 9, 2021|



List of USC Race & Equity Center Events