January 18, 2013
From USC Sol Price School of Public Policy Dean Jack H. Knott: Dear Price community, it is with deep sadness that I inform you that our colleague and friend, Ki Suh Park, passed away at his home earlier this week after a long and valiant battle with cancer. Ki Suh was a valued and respected member of our school's Board of Councilors, serving as a trusted advisor and close friend... Los Angeles has lost someone very special. He will be greatly missed by all of us.
January 17, 2013
The Washington Post, in an Associated Press story, mentioned that former Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger founded the USC Schwarzenegger Institute on State and Global Policy last year. Schwarzenegger hopes to work on reforming immigration, energy and environmental policies, the story noted.
January 15, 2013
The Los Angeles Times interviewed Richard Green, USC Price professor and director of the Lusk Center for Real Estate, in a Google+ Hangout about the Southern California housing market.
January 14, 2013
United Press International featured research by USC Price School of Public Policy Professor Dowell Myers finding that a decline in California's child population could harm the state's economic future.
January 12, 2013
The Los Angeles Times reported that Raphael Bostic, USC Price professor and director of the Bedrosian Center on Governance and the Public Enterprise, moderated a housing forum featuring the L.A. mayoral candidates.
January 7, 2013
The New York Times quoted Dana Goldman, USC Price professor and director of the Schaeffer Center for Health Policy and Economics, about an obesity study.
January 4, 2013
When it came to the 2012-13 California Planning Foundation scholarships, eight proved to be the lucky number for the USC Sol Price School of Public Policy's master of planning students. "Eight winners is a wonderful achievement," said Professor Marlon Boarnet. "Our graduate students are among the most competitive in the state -- and this is another indication." Established by the APA's California chapter, the foundation provides scholarships and awards to in-state university students who demonstrate talent, motivation and academic excellence.
January 3, 2013
Palos Verdes Peninsula News featured USC Price Senior Fellow Frank Zerunyan's family history of civic participation. Zerunyan is the mayor of Rolling Hills Estates and director of executive education at the USC Price Schoo
January 2, 2012
La Opinion quoted David Lopez-Lee of the USC Price School and Jody Agius Vallejo of the USC Dornsife College about Latinos not choosing traditional names for their children once they become more Americanized.
December 28, 2012
La Opinion quoted Sherry Bebitch Jeffe, senior fellow of the USC Price School of Public Policy, about Californians being more optimistic about the economy.
December 23, 2012
The San Jose Mercury News quoted Senior Fellow Sherry Bebitch Jeffe of the USC Price School about the issue of gun control after the Newtown, Conn., shootings.
December 21, 2012
The Sacramento Bee reported that USC Price School of Public Policy alumnus Jay Hansen was appointed to the Sacramento City Unified School District. Hansen is the chief strategy officer for the California Medical Association, the story noted. He graduated with his MPA in 1998, and currently serves on the advisory board for the USC Price School's State Capital Center.