Devon Kennard makes an impact

USC Annenberg student Devon Kennard
Devon Kennard (Photo / Idara Ekpoh)

“Annenberg gave me all the tools I needed in my toolbox when it comes to communicating…Some of the broadcasting classes helped me realize that I’m constantly selling myself, whether it’s an interview after a game or going to a networking event for business opportunities.”

Mark Hankins leans on Big Ten success to guide Trojan men’s golf program

Mark Hankins, USC Golf Coach
Mark Hankins’ experience as a head coach at three Big Ten schools will serve the Trojans well when USC joins that conference next year.

“At USC, you just have this unbelievable university where kids want to come and the education is sought after…USC has such an international footprint to where we can go out and recruit those kids at the highest level.”

Urban Planning Master’s Graduate Provides Equitable Disaster Relief

USC alum wearing a USC sweatshirt
As the director for Houston Organizing Movement for Equity (HOME), a Texan coalition focused on repairing the state in the aftermath of Hurricane Harvey, Chrishelle Palay hopes the EMUP will deepen her impact on helping her community. (Photo / Courtesy of Chrishelle Palay)

“I want to be doing all I can to be a policy advocate and a bridge builder for equitable disaster recovery so that low-income communities — the most vulnerable communities that are impacted by disaster — are able to have the tools to recover.”

Single Mom Reignites Career in Politics and Public Service at USC Price

USC Price student, Veronica Frazier, in front of a brick wall
A former small business owner, Veronica Frazier is returning to a world of public policy with the MPA program online at USC Price. (Photo / Courtesy of Veronica Frazier)

“Everything I read about USC Price was perfectly aligned with what I wanted to do, and it seemed like it would give me the knowledge I needed to make bigger leaps forward.”