Communities

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Earl C. Paysinger to lead USC Civic Engagement

Earl C. Paysinger has been named vice president of civic engagement for USC University Relations, effective Friday. Paysinger comes to USC with 40 years of experience at the Los Angeles Police Department where he served with distinction, most recently as... Read more

Spanish-language forum sheds light on mental health services — and how they can help

USC professor leads community event advising people how they assist loved ones

Teen entrepreneur gets down to business, with help from USC neighborhood programs

Ximena Salas’ clothing company Mis Raíces is making a statement in the Latino community — just like its founder, who one day hopes to be a Trojan.

Richard Lopez (Photo by Cristy Lytal)

High school student Richard Lopez gets an early start with stem cell science

To get to the lab every day, Lopez bike commutes a total of 32 miles from his home in Lennox to USC’s Health Sciences Campus.

Los Angeles County Supervisor Hilda L. Solis along with the LA County board of Supervisors honors the Boyle Heights Beat

Boyle Heights Beat honored by LA County

Boyle Heights Beat is a bilingual community newspaper produced by its youth and came into being through a partnership of the USC Annenberg School of Journalism, and La Opinión, the Spanish language daily.