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Donna Foote
Part-time Lecturer in Management Communication

USC Marshall School of Business
Los Angeles, CA 90089-0808

BA, Fordham University


Donna Foote is a freelance journalist and former Newsweek correspondent who has worked on many of the major stories of our times. While based in London, she also reported from the Middle East, Afghanistan, and Pakistan. During her time in LA, the OJ Simpson trials, the riots and the 9/11 attacks were among the stories she covered. She has been a contributor to the New York Times online, the Huffington Post and the Los Angeles Times. Her book, Relentless Pursuit—A Year in the Trenches with Teach for America, was named a Washington Post Best Book of the Year.