Resources for the Classroom

Resources for the Classroom We ​encourage ​you to ​consider ​spending ​a ​small ​amount ​of ​time at some point during the semester ​to integrate ​some ​discussion ​of ​homelessness ​into ​the ​course(s) ​you ​teach. While ​homelessness ​is ​simply ​defined ​by ​the ​lack ​of ​stable ​housing, ​the ​causes …

New Dornsife program combats homelessness in L.A.

The USC Thematic Option Honors Program and Joint Educational Project announced a new interdisciplinary, service learning course for Spring 2019 that encourages students to find solutions for social issues.

Coming Home

The following is excerpted from “Four Professors Find Purpose After Difficult Pasts” by Diane Krieger, Trojan Family Magazine, Summer 2016.  Nicole Esparza never knew her grandparents. They kicked their pregnant 16-year-old daughter out of the house before Esparza was born. But she knows homelessness: She bounced between …