Out of 420 Trojan Olympians since 1904, 256 competed for the U.S., 23 for Canada and 14 for Hungary; Trojans have represented 56 other countries in the history of the Olympic Games. Contact: Gretchen Meier at email@example.com or (213) 740-6973 Click on image to learn more about USC’s storied Olympic history. ___________________________________ Predicting crisis events […]
The Pokemon Go mobile game has people everywhere reliving the 1990s, or experiencing them for the first time through augmented reality. The gaming experience, however, has brought to light many questions about access to public spaces, the future of gaming and even safety issues.
The new USC Dornsife/LA Times Presidential Election “Daybreak” Poll is a probability poll that will provide a best estimate of how America plans to vote in the November election. Results are based on repeated participation by a large panel of Americans representing a random sample of diverse households nationwide.
The very first bony fish on Earth was susceptible to arthritis, according to a USC-led discovery that may fast-track therapeutic research in preventing or easing the nation’s most common cause of disability.
Together, the new instructors will expand on the school’s wide-ranging dance expertise by introducing new dance classes in Bollywood, hip-hop, Afro-Cuban, ballet, contemporary, jazz and dance studies. Beyond providing expanded curricular offerings for USC Kaufman’s bachelor of fine arts students, the additional courses will create new opportunities for non-dance majors at USC to take dance classes.
Whether you root for the American League, National League or whoever does well on your fantasy team, the MLB All-Star Game on July 12 and Homerun Derby on July 11 allow players to show off their best against the league’s best.
A new USC study debunks the popular belief that electronic cigarettes are merely a substitute for cigarettes among teens. Instead, the study suggests that some teens who never would have smoked cigarettes are now vaping.
A low-calorie fasting-like diet, plus chemotherapy, enables the immune system to recognize and kill skin and breast cancer cells, according to a new USC-led study on mice. A second study on human patients shows that fasting is safe and may protect against chemotherapy’s side effects.
USC experts are available to comment on security aspects surrounding the Summer Olympics, drug testing and doping, the business of the Olympics and environmental justice issues in Rio de Janeiro.
A noted physician and researcher with an expertise in schizophrenia and psychosis, Steven Siegel will not only oversee operations for the Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, but also enhance patient care throughout the medical enterprise through a robust curriculum and the application of multi-disciplinary translational research.