Communities

Working with our neighbors to build a strong community

L.A. officials recognize USC Black History Month project

At a City Hall celebration, Mayor Eric Garcetti and council members hail the groundbreaking project that created the stunning banners lining Trousdale Parkway. Fifteen local high school students worked with acclaimed muralist Noni Olabisi to create custom images that capture the African-American experience.

For this Los Angeles student, USC offered the path to a better life

Chemistry whiz Ryan Lopez wants to become the role model he never had growing up in South Los Angeles

Spring has Sprung at USC Headstart

After a morning of painting, building, cleaning, and community engagement–volunteers left teachers and preschoolers with an upgraded learning facility.

Young people press ahead, testing their journalistic skills at USC event

Trojans advise young people eager to learn about health, medicine, energy, technology and more

USC Headstart opens in Lincoln Heights

USC School for Early Childhood Education (USC SECE) has served more than 5,000 neighborhood children from 4,600 families, and this year have expanded their services to the eastern part of Los Angeles.