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Academy in the News

Nov
22
The Hollywood Reporter: When Stars are 'Part of the Solution' for Public High Schools
Nov
16
USC Annenberg: New minor from USC Annenberg and USC Iovine and Young Academy bridges journalism and design
Sep
30
Variety: Super Bowl 2022 Halftime Performers Revealed: Dr. Dre, Kendrick Lamar, Eminem, Mary J. Blige and Snoop Dogg
Jul
8
USC News: Thanassis Rikakis New Dean USC Iovine and Young Academy
Jun
14
Los Angeles Times: Dr. Dre, Jimmy Iovine to launch what could be ‘the coolest high school in America’
Jan
15
Forbes: Meet Lolly the New Gen Z Dating App
Dec
1
Forbes: Under 30 Consumer Tech 2021 - Project Wren
Dec
1
Core77: Getting Accepted: Here's What USC's Iovine and Young Academy Looks for...
Nov
30
The Verge: Super Nintendo World Opens with AR Mario Kart Rollercoaster
Nov
5
Busted Cubicle: Online Degrees in Business and Design
Oct
30
Variety: Erica Muhl Appointed First Female President of Berklee
Oct
19
Daily Trojan: IYA grad student creates community activism app
Oct
15
Annenberg Media: IYA student dedicates talent to voter registration efforts
Oct
14
TechCrunch: Jared Leto, Scooter Braun and Troy Carter are backing Moment House
Oct
9
The Guardian: USC Offers New Advanced Degree in Product Innovation
Sep
29
Daily Trojan: Student-led nonprofit provides shelter to refugees and people experiencing homelessness
Sep
28
TechCrunch: GV bets on young team behind high school social app HAGS
Aug
11
USC News: Aspiring product designers’ and creators’ Zoom pitch sessions go virtual
Aug
4
CBS Local: IYA Student Writes Children's Book to Encourage Mask Wearing - CBS Local (Video)
Aug
3
Forbes: Teen Crypto Entrepreneurs May Be The Real Adults In The Room
Jul
27
dot.LA: Mira is Bringing Low-Cost Augmented Reality to Workers' Hard Hats
Jul
23
Techcrunch: Augmented reality startup Mira announces $10M more in funding from Sequoia and others
Jun
26
Forbes: Forbes CIO Summit Virtual Series
Jun
15
Protocol: One startup is doing what Magic Leap should've done from the start
Jun
3
ABC News: From the fields to a Masters in STEM
May
12
NZCity: Dr. Dre hopes to inspire kids who can change the world
May
7
British GQ: Dr Dre and Jimmy Iovine: ‘We’re thinking about who’ll be the next Steve Jobs’
May
7
NY Daily News: With their educational outreach, Dr. Dre and Jimmy Iovine think about 'who’s going to be next Steve Jobs
Apr
27
Billboard: 2020 Top Music Business Schools
Apr
20
World Architect: U.S. Building of the Week, Iovine and Young Hall
Apr
15
USC NEWS: NBA star Steph Curry ‘Zoombombs’ USC class during COVID-19 charitable pitches
Apr
9
Daily Trojan: USC schools create protective equipment for hospitals
Apr
9
USC News: Creative makers mobilize garages and shops to protect doctors and nurses through 3D printing
Apr
7
Annenberg Media: USC Iovine and Young Academy produces 3D-printed personal protective equipment for caregivers
Apr
7
Los Angeles Times: From Julia Louis-Dreyfus’ house to N95-like masks: Architects join the COVID-19 fight
Apr
6
KABC-TV: Mayor Garcetti Visit Iovine and Young Academy Makerspace
Apr
6
KTLA-TV: Mayor Garcetti Highlights Innovation in COVID-19 Fight (TV)
Apr
6
Fox11/Good Day LA: Mayor Garcetti Visits USC Iovine and Young Academy
Apr
5
USC News: Garcett Helps Make Covid-19 PPE
Apr
5
LA Mayor.org: Mayor Garcetti Highlights Innovation (Photo/Video Release)
Apr
4
Quartz: To future-proof your career start by embracing cross-disciplinary thinking - Sponsored
Apr
3
Architectural Digest: An Architect Is Mobilizing L.A.’s Design Community to Produce Emergency PPE
Mar
29
Daily Trojan: Students create an interactive interface to reduce multigenerational family gaps
Mar
26
Daily Trojan: Student collaborates with Converse on upcycled fashion line
Mar
9
Washington Post: The Technology 202 Network
Feb
13
Daily Trojan: IYA graduate students create sustainable box
Feb
6
Daily Trojan: Students awarded scholarships for collaborative fashion proposals
Feb
4
Cision: USC Iovine and Young Academy Launches Master of Science in Product Innovation
Jan
24
Daily Trojan: Sustainable subscription helps offset carbon footprints
Jan
6
Spectrum 1/LA Times Today Part 2
Jan
6
Spectrum 1/LA Times Today Part I
Dec
4
USC Annenberg Media: USC student looks to virtual reality to alleviate young patients’ fears of MRI scans
Dec
3
Daily Trojan: Seniors create personalized protein supplement company
Nov
11
Daily Trojan: Student creates campus cannabis club
Oct
4
Connect California: USC Unveils Dr. Dre, Jimmy Iovine Facility for Arts, Technology
Oct
3
Daily Trojan: Dr. Dre, Iovine attend new hall dedication
Oct
3
KABC 7: Dr. Dre, Jimmy Iovine unveil USC's newest building dedicated to arts, technology
Oct
3
US News and World Report: Dr. Dre, Iovine Unveil High-Tech New Building at USC
Oct
3
USA Today: Dr. Dre, Iovine unveil high-tech new building at USC
Oct
2
Billboard: USC Unveils Iovine and Young Hall: The House That Jimmy and Dre Built
Oct
2
Variety: Jimmy Iovine, Dr. Dre Attend Ribbon Cutting for USC Hall in Their Name
Oct
2
USC News: Trojans celebrate official opening of Iovine and Young Hall
Oct
2
Annenberg Media: USC Iovine and Young Academy welcomes new building
Oct
2
My News LA: Jimmy Iovine, Dr. Dre Cut Ribbon on USC Hall Housing Their Academy
Oct
2
Fox 11: USC Dedicates Iovine and Young Academy
Oct
2
KNBC4: Dr. Dre and Jimmy Iovine Unveil New Hall at USC
Oct
2
KTLA: Dr. Dre and Jimmy Iovine Announce Plans to Build South L.A. School During USC Building Unveiling
Oct
2
KNX 1070: USC Unveils Iovine and Young Hall
Oct
2
KABC 790: A new building at USC is being named after hip hop mogul Doctor Dre
Oct
2
LA Sentinel: Dr. Dre, Iovine to Unveil High-Tech New Building at USC
Oct
2
ABC News: Dr. Dre, Iovine unveil high-tech new building at USC
Oct
1
Associated Press: Dr. Dre, Iovine unveil high-tech new building at USC
Oct
1
Becker's Health IT: USC to offer minor in health innovation in spring 2020
Sep
26
USC Press Room: USC opens Iovine and Young Hall at the intersection of innovation and entrepreneurship
Sep
23
U.S. News & Report: California College Road Trip: USC
Sep
20
Architectural Digest: Casa Perfect Hosts Object Permanence, a Soon-to-Be Landmarked Site Is For Sale, and More News in Los Angeles
Sep
7
Urbanize LA: USC's Iovine & Young Hall Unwrapped
Aug
23
Forbes: For $21 A Month, This Startup Will Offset Your Carbon Footprint
Jul
12
Fast Company: This monthly subscription offsets your personal carbon footprint
Jul
7
TechCrunch: Y Combinator-backed Project Wren Is Aiming to Make Carbon Offsets More Consumer Friendly
Jun
27
Contrary: https://medium.com/@contrarycapital/2019-university-report-5f5d7365a279
Jun
16
The Chronicle of Higher Ed: For Their Inventions to Reach the Market, Researchers May Need a Venture-Development Assist
Jun
1
Trojan Family Magazine: USC Iovine and Young Academy’s First Graduates Defy the Status Quo
May
12
Billboard: Will.i.am, Jimmy Iovine Speak on Entrepreneurial Spirit At USC's Iovine & Andre Young Academy Commencement
May
11
USC News: USC Iovine and Young Academy celebrates its first graduating class, with help from will.i.am
May
1
USC News: USC Iovine and Young Academy graduate Macki Alvarez-Mena reboots her childhood business
May
1
USC News: USC Warren Bennis Scholars face high expectations
Apr
30
USC News: USC Iovine and Young Academy 2018 class: Problem-solvers who break the traditional mold
Apr
26
USC News: For senior Ben Choe, USC Iovine and Young Academy was the atypical experience he needed
Apr
25
USC News: Food truck project lets students make bottom-line decisions
Apr
22
Daily Trojan: Iovine and Young students create Explore Pop-Up art gallery
Apr
21
The Times: US university given $70m by Dr Dre seeks British students
Apr
6
Billboard: Black Eyed Peas Co-Founder Will.i.am to Speak at First Commencement of USC's Jimmy Iovine and Andre Young Academy
Apr
6
Variety: Black Eyed Peas’ Will.I.Am to Deliver Commencement Speech at USC’s Jimmy Iovine and Andre Young Academy
Apr
6
Daily Trojan: Will.i.am named Iovine and Young Academy graduation speaker
Apr
6
Facebook Live: Going Entrepreneurial at the Academy
Mar
22
Daily Trojan: Female innovators are In Great Company
Mar
6
USC News: will.i.am named speaker for USC Jimmy Iovine and Andre Young Academy’s first commencement
Mar
6
USC News: Iovine and Young Academy senior makes splash with Coachella trash cans
Jan
31
Upload VR: USC Backs A Record-setting March Immersive Hackathon
Jan
15
Forbes Under 30: Student Entrepreneur Whisperer
Nov
30
USC News: Calling on students to develop fresh approaches to total patient care
Nov
29
Daily Trojan: Iovine & Young develops health innovation track
Nov
28
PR Newswire: USC Iovine & Young Academy Receives Visionary Gift to Develop New Interdisciplinary Undergraduate Track with Focus on Health Innovation
Oct
31
Daily Trojan: Students launch innovation week with speakers
Oct
30
PR Newswire: USC Welcomes the First Cohort of Students to USC's New Online Master of Science in Integrated Design, Business and Technology - Design@USC
Oct
25
USC News: Vatican-supported startup project is Trojan-powered, from the top down
Oct
20
3D Printing Industry: New Home of Dr. Dre University School to Include 3D Printing and Scanning
Oct
19
LA Sentinel: Jimmy Iovine and Dr. Dre Break Ground on New Building for Their USC Academy
Oct
12
Billboard: Jimmy Iovine and Dr. Dre Break Ground on Permanent Home for Their USC Academy
Oct
12
All Access Music Group: USC Breaks Ground On Iovine And Young Academy Building
Oct
12
9to5Mac: Apple’s Jimmy Iovine and Dr. Dre break ground for their new USC academy opening in 2019
Oct
12
MacRumors: Jimmy Iovine and Dr. Dre Break Ground on Their New USC Academy Opening in 2019
Oct
12
NBC LA: Dr. Dre, Jimmy Iovine Get Eponymous Building at USC
Oct
12
ABC7: Music legends Dr. Dre, Jimmy Iovine break ground for new USC academy
Oct
11
USC News: USC Iovine and Young Academy’s latest groundbreaking project: an actual groundbreaking
Oct
11
Daily Trojan: Iovine and Young Hall breaks ground
Sep
29
WLRN: An Unusual Program Tries To Bring Newness To Classical Music At The New World Symphony
Aug
31
Daily Trojan:Iovine and Young Academy introduces online master’s program
Aug
21
USC News: With Prism headset, classmates-turned-entrepreneurs have augmented reality in sight
Aug
13
Daily Trojan: Roski dean to become dean at Iovine and Young
Jul
18
Los Angeles Times: First start-up from Jimmy Iovine and Dr. Dre’s USC innovation academy is augmented reality firm Mira
Apr
9
Daily Trojan: Iovine Academy introduces new online program
Mar
30
PR Newswire: USC Jimmy Iovine and Andre Young Academy for Arts, Technology and the Business of Innovation Opens Doors to a First-of-Its-Kind Graduate Program, Design@USC
Jul
6
USA Today: New book explores experiments that redefine college
Jun
29
USC News: Mapping cancer: A new way to help patients deal with the disease
Jun
8
Campus Tech: Designing Learning Spaces for Innovation
Apr
13
Chronicle of Higher Education: Rebuilding the Bachelor’s Degree
Apr
11
Daily Trojan: Iovine and Young Academy students bring Escape SC to campus
Apr
9
CBS Saturday Morning: Colleges get creative in bid to ease stressful application process
Apr
7
Architect Magazine: USC Iovine and Young Academy
Apr
7
Inside Higher Education: Admission Letters, Now in Virtual Reality
Feb
25
USC News: USC students compete in cross-campus health challenge
Feb
12
Billboard: What's the Ideal Wedding Gift for Jimmy Iovine & Liberty Ross? Our Picks for the Couple Who Has Everything
Nov
30
Los Angeles Times: USC’s Max Nikias talking innovation among week’s L.A. tech highlights
Nov
19
USC News: Nikias talks tech with Silicon Beach executives
Nov
6
USC News: Hot tech startups get investors’ attention at ‘Real Deal @ USC’ event
Nov
2
NeonTommy: Iovine And Young Academy Students Talk Projects, Experiences
Sep
1
Daily Trojan: Iovine Academy breeds virtual reality innovation
Aug
1
Wired: Can Jimmy Iovine and Dr. Dre Save the Music Industry?
Summer
2015
Trojan Family Magazine: Tools of the Trade
Feb
11
EdTech Magazine: Making Makerspaces Work on Campus
Feb
6
USC News: Setting sail on a cardboard dream
Jan
15
Daily Trojan: First Academy students enter second semester
Nov
5
Wall Street Journal: Dr. Dre and Jimmy Iovine’s School for Innovation
Oct
24
HypeBeast: Earn a College Degree from Dr. Dre and Jimmy Iovine
Oct
23
XXL Magazine: Student Praises Jimmy Iovine And Dr. Dre’s College Program At USC
Oct
15
Billboard: Jimmy Iovine Lauds 'Cool' Status of Beats Among NFL Players
Sep
22
Billboard: Education By Dre (And Iovine, Too): Music Biz Philanthropists Help Schools Rise Up
Autumn
2014
Trojan Family Magazine: USC Iovine and Young’s Inaugural Class
Aug
26
Daily Trojan: Iovine Young Academy opens for classes
Aug
22
USC News: Freshman Amri Rigby puts words into action
Aug
21
USC News: Building the perfect space to spark creativity — and disruption
Mar
28
Hollywood Reporter: Dr. Dre, Jimmy Iovine Greet Accepted USC Students With Welcome Video
Mar
28
Los Angeles Times: Dr. Dre, mega-producer Jimmy Iovine tell USC applicants they’re in
Autumn
2013
Trojan Family Magazine: A Degree in Disruption
May
19
Chronicle of Philanthropy: Dr Dre and Jimmy Iovine give USC $70 million
May
15
Rolling Stone: Dr. Dre and Jimmy Iovine Donate $70 Million to USC for Arts Academy
May
15
Bloomberg: Beats Founders Dr Dre and Jimmy Iovine Fund USC Entrepreneurship Academy
May
15
Wall Street Journal: Welcome to Dr. Dre University
May
15
USC News: Jimmy Iovine and Dr. Dre give $70 million to create new academy at USC
May
15
USA Today: Dr. Dre and Jimmy Iovine give money, and names, to USC
May
14
Hollywood Reporter: Jimmy Iovine and Dr. Dre ‘Academy’ to Open at USC With $70 Million Donation
May
14
New York Times: Two Musical Minds Seek a Different Kind of Mogul

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