University of Southern California

Team leader Vince Gonzales teaches newswriting and reporting at the University of Southern Californias Annenberg School for Communication and Journalism. Hes a former CBS News correspondent and Columbia University Alfred I. DuPont award winner who reports for SoCal Connected on KCET in Los Angeles.

Facts about Vinces students:

  • Salomon Fuentes is a USC graduate student and says he's a proud Salvadoran-American. His interests include the digital aspects of journalism and all things sports.
  • Kiran Kazalbash is a second-year graduate student at USC studying Digital Journalism. She enjoys all types of entertainment and news reporting.
  • Brianne Walker is a Los Angeles native, majoring in Broadcast and Digital Journalism and minoring in International Relations at USC. She will be a junior in the fall and hopes to work in television news production after college.
  • Tiffany Taylor is a Junior Broadcast & Digital Journalism Major at the University of Southern California. She is originally from Omaha, Nebraska.