Tag Archives: usc

  • Woman Released After 32 Years for Murder She Didn’t Commit (Thanks to a Couple of Law Students!)

    Mar 31, 14 by Brainuser1 Leave a comment


    *I know one woman who must be shouting “Hallelujah!” right about now. After all, she hasn’t seen the outside of a prison cell since 1981. But 74-year-old Mary Virginia Jones (pictured above right), who served 32 years in prison for a murder she didn’t commit – is now a free woman; thanks to a couple […]

  • Wiley College Wins Debate Against USC

    Oct 30, 13 by EurPublisher 1 Comment


    *Seventy-eight years ago,  Wiley College and the University of Southern California squared off  at  USC’s Bovard Hall in Los Angeles, California, for an exhibition debate. Wiley College, one of the oldest historically black colleges west of the Mississippi River, defeated USC, and the small school’s victory served as a profound example that skin color is […]

  • Great Debaters Pt2: Wiley College Wins Big Again

    Oct 27, 13 by EurPublisher Leave a comment


    *There’s probably some of you out there who are asking the question, “What is a Wiley College?” Well let me give you a little help in case you missed the motion picture “The Great Debaters” staring Denzel Washington. The movie dramatized the 1935 debate team that was led by Professor Melvin B. Tolson. This team […]

  • Wiley College and USC Match Up for the Third Time in the Debate Arena

    Oct 25, 13 by EurPublisher Leave a comment


    *(Los Angeles, California) – Seventy-eight years ago, Wiley College and the University of Southern California/USC squared off at  Bovard Hall in Los Angeles, California, for an exhibition debate. Wiley College, one of the oldest historically black colleges west of the Mississippi River, defeated USC, and the small school’s victory served as a profound example that […]

  • Dr. Dre Under Fire for Giving $35 Million to USC Instead of Black College(s)

    May 22, 13 by EurPublisher 27 Comments


    *Andre Young, also known as the hip-hop master producer Dr. Dre, has pledged $35 million of his own money in  a $70 million collaboration with producer and co-founder of Interscope records Jimmy Iovine to begin a program in his and Jimmy Iovine’s name at the University of Southern California.  The Jimmy Iovine and Andre Young Academy […]

  • Dr. Dre, Jimmy Iovine Donate $70M to Launch USC Academy

    May 18, 13 by EURpublisher02 5 Comments


    *Rap mogul Andre “Dr. Dre” Young and music industry veteran Jimmy Iovine have donated a combined $70 million to create a new institute at the University of Southern California, the school announced Tuesday night. The huge gift from the two who have been music business partners in the past will be used to create the […]