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Laura Carrillo: Sociology PhD Student and TGS Diversity and Inclusion Intern

Working toward a PhD is a full-time job, and being a parent is another. Laura Carrillo, a third-year PhD student in the Sociology department and mother of a seven year-old, acquired a third job: The Graduate School’s Diversity and Inclusion internship.

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Stacey Finley, TGS Alumna and USC Professor

Stacey is a PhD alumna of The Graduate School and is currently the Gabilan Assistant Professor of Biomedical Engineering at the University of Southern California. Her work is on developing mathematical models of a process called angiogenesis: the formation of new blood vessels from preexisting vessels.

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Our Values

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“Certain core values are so essential to TGS that they inform every element of individual and institutional practice across all departments and activities.”

~ Dwight A. McBride, Dean of The Graduate School