Posts Tagged ‘Contemporary Teaching Practice Masters’


Photo of Robert Cutietta looking up and smiling on an outdoor spiral staircase.

Robert Cutietta

September 20, 2011

Robert Cutietta stepped down as dean of the USC Thornton School of Music and the Glorya Kaufman School of Dance at the end of the 2022 academic year. He will remain in the school as a faculty member.  He was dean of USC Thornton for 20 years, during which time he oversaw significant expansions in… Continue reading Robert Cutietta


Susan Helfter

March 3, 2011

Dr. Susan Helfter is an artist-educator known for her community engagement work through music. At the University of Southern California‚Äôs Thornton School of Music, Susan is Associate Professor of Practice for the Music Teaching and Learning Department and Director of the Thornton Community Engagement Programs. Through these programs, nearly 10,000 community members engage yearly in… Continue reading Susan Helfter