Discussion focuses on LGBT issues, election
John A. Perez, the first openly gay Speaker of the California State Assembly, joined a panel of four that included two USC faculty members — Rebecca Brown and Larry Gross, as well as USC alumnus, Brian Calle and Melissa Gibbs at an event organized by the USC Lambda LGBT Alumni Association.
USC approves gender-neutral housing
USC has officially announced their decision to offer gender neutral housing for students both on and off campus, effective fall 2015. Last spring, a group of students joined forces with the Queer and Ally Student Assembly and Undergraduate Student Government to pass a resolution proposing this idea, which was later approved by the university in August 2015.