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TITLE IX: On the 50th anniversary of the landmark legislation, women of Troy and allies look back -- and ahead.
Roe v. Wade repeal may exacerbate women’s health inequities even as candidates use it to gain votes, USC experts say
Health experts see abortion as a public health issue -- but in politics, it's a campaign issue and this is a critical election year.
"How does one be celebratory when thinking about a history of over 250 years of enslavement?" USC's chief inclusion and diversity officer asks.
TITLE IX: Barbara Hedges -- hired as USC associate athletic director in 1973 -- pushed for scholarships, funding and growth.
USC researcher Douglas Noble discusses the impact of climate change on Old Faithful, shrinking glaciers and desert oases.
With Father's Day on our minds, seven USC faculty members share touching stories of how their dads helped shape who they are today.
Learn how USC researchers identified a new treatment for harmful chemicals in wastewater.
The university, which prioritizes sustainability, also was named overall winner for Pac-12 Zero Waste Challenge for the 2021 football season. USC has now earned the overall recognition four times.
Participants who gave away more money scored significantly lower on cognitive tests known to be sensitive to Alzheimer's disease than those who gave less, a USC study finds.
When you factor in the cost to the environment, USC Price's Marlon Boarnet notes, the price at the pump -- even at today's prices -- doesn't cover the true cost of using gasoline.
The newest federal holiday is seen as opportunity to acknowledge centuries of struggle and to celebrate courage.
New findings from the largest study to date by an international group of neuroscience experts show significant reductions in gray matter in people with anorexia nervosa.
??? PRIDE MONTH: When Charli Gross expressed concerns over his program's LGBTQ+ course section, the professor quickly acknowledged Gross' criticism to the class and started the updating process.
USC Viterbi researcher Dan McCurry discusses recycling sewage, how golf courses are watered and his personal water usage.
Dapkus was honored for pioneering work that enabled the lighting, energy and communications technologies on which our modern world relies.
What is ‘committed warming’? A climate scientist explains why global warming can continue long after emissions end
Because of humans, the concentration of planet-warming carbon dioxide in the atmosphere is now 50% higher than before the industrial era and these gases are raising Earth's temperature.
Traumatic life events, discrimination prematurely weaken body's mix of immune cells.
USC Dornsife scientists' analysis of seismic data identifies a six-year cycle of super- and sub-rotation that affects the length of a day.
The Trojan entered industry immediately after earning her master of science degree in stem cell biology and regenerative medicine from USC and never looked back.
Growing evidence suggests that U.S. consumers overpay for generics by as much as 20% while pharmacy benefit managers pad profits, a USC Schaeffer Center white paper finds.
PRIDE MONTH: Trojans get creative after a visit to the ONE Archives at the USC Libraries, writing scenes based on a collection of photos from a 1950s gay wedding in Philadelphia.
The Keck Medicine of USC study finds the links also extend to siblings of patients with inflammatory bowel disease or depression.
Researchers at the Keck School of Medicine of USC led the first study linking interpersonal problems to financial vulnerability over time.
The Keck Medicine of USC study demonstrates the need for early cochlear implant use for deaf children, regardless of developmental impairments.
Grant from the National Institute on Aging will fund research on the role that blood vessel dysfunction plays in the development of dementia and Alzheimer's disease.
The study shows that, amid the highly transmissible Delta variant, at least 93% of students should be vaccinated, with everyone wearing masks indoors, to prevent an uptick in cases.
The dance artist and professor led the dance department at Rutgers University, earning recognition for her scholarly and choreographic research.
As the summit gets underway in L.A., USC's Gerardo Munck discusses its potential, the state of Latin American democracy and trade, and the political challenges facing leaders in the Western Hemisphere.
Researchers receive grant to study the long-term influence of opioids, a class of powerful painkillers, on hospitalized, critically ill infants.
USC Stem Cell alumni Litao Tao and Haoze "Vincent" Yu bring their A game to new positions in academia and industry.
PRIDE MONTH: Students, faculty and staff share personal reflections about finding and building community.
For more than 700,000 cochlear implant users worldwide, music appreciation is not always what it should be. Raymond Goldsworthy and USC's Bionic Ear Lab are working to change that.
The grand opening ceremonies celebrate the latest cutting-edge facilities at the center, which brings together researchers from the university’s engineering and medical schools and the USC
The California Institute for Regenerative Medicine awards $5.8 million to researchers in the Jane Ann Nohl Division of Hematology at the Keck School of Medicine of USC.
PRIDE MONTH: Kickoff on June 1 includes virtual event sharing personal stories and Keck Hospital of USC flag-raising ceremony.
COMMENCEMENT 2022: USC's reputation drew Olivia Stroud to the university's online MBA program.
A study by researchers of the Keck School of Medicine of USC and Kaiser Permanente finds a link between exposure to airborne particulate matter and increased risk of serious coronavirus complications.
Researchers observed a 23% drop in opioid prescriptions and a 27% increase in prescriptions for naloxone.
The agreement creates dynamic interdisciplinary educational tracks for students in the rapidly growing, high-demand fields of biomedical engineering and regulatory science.
An analysis of historical seismic events by a USC Dornsife scientist helps explain why large tsunamis still occur after relatively small earthquakes.
USC Dornsife's Sarah Portnoy and USC Annenberg's Amara Aguilar join forces to create the exhibit Abuelita's Kitchen: Mexican Food Stories and a related course teaching students how to use digital
Researchers at Keck School of Medicine of USC move experimental drug closer to approval for clinical use.
The American Life in Real-time project includes numbers from vulnerable and historically underrepresented populations to help improve health care across the board.
Protein protects cells from stressful forces, and diseases such as muscular dystrophy, by forming ‘nanoclusters’
A team of USC Dornsife scientists finds new evidence of how the protein emerin functions and how it may be linked to a rare and debilitating form of muscular dystrophy.
COMMENCEMENT 2022: Frank Martin II is a busy guy: He's accumulated three USC degrees in six years, all while being a spokesman for Athletics' Office of Diversity, Equity and Inclusion. Now he's
COMMENCEMENT 2022: USC Viterbi graduate Saket Venkatesh is harnessing his industrial and systems engineering skills to develop badminton shuttlecocks that avoid animal cruelty and cut waste.
Model from the USC Schaeffer Center for Health Policy & Economics plays key role in report form the National Academies of Science, Engineering and Medicine.
USC University Professor Emeritus Michael Waterman stood at the forefront of computational biology 40 years ago. The world is still catching up.
Key to the repair strategy examined in the USC study is a gene with a fittingly heroic name: Sonic hedgehog.
The president -- a biologist -- notes that diverse perspectives are key to creating a more sustainable future, whether students come from backgrounds in business, engineering or the arts.
USC experts predict wildfire threat to grow in coming years, but see hope in new mitigation methods.
COMMENCEMENT 2022: J.D. Barba spent five years as an active-duty Marine. His new mission: building modular housing in the Crenshaw District for homeless people.
The dean is presented with the National Academy of Engineering's Gordon Prize -- the nation's most celebrated for engineering education -- for his role in co-creating the Grand Challenge Scholars
COMMENCEMENT 2022: COVID-19, a racial reckoning, the rise in anti-Asian hate crimes and anti-LGBTQ+ laws created a challenging climate for these students' academic journeys.
COMMENCEMENT 2022: Encounters with key faculty members helped Hameedha Khan overcome the uncertainty that marked her initial days at USC.
The research helped establish clean-air norms and inspired dozens of spinoff studies on air quality.
USC Dornsife's Alison Dundes Renteln will examine the ways in which laws address and protect traditional beliefs, stories and cultural ideas.
Study suggests changes in strength and mobility may depend on genetic variations in a critical mitochondrial enzyme and provides a new biomarker linked to age-related muscle health.
The prestigious honorary society recognizes exceptional individuals from academia, the arts, industry, public policy and research and engages them in addressing significant global and national
The piece at the Asian Pacific American Student Services celebrates the countless USC students who have found support and community through the cultural center in the last 40 years.
A USC analysis of data collected from more than 82,000 autistic children across seven years reveals significant differences in their health care utilization according to sex, race and ethnicity.
USC spatial scientist John Wilson discusses the benefits of more trees in the urban core, the differences between Beverly Hills and Boyle Heights, and how trees will shape L.A.'s future.
‘Like a stick of dynamite’: USC scholars reflect on legacy of 1992 L.A. uprising and police beating of Rodney King
USC experts remember the events that led up to the violence and protests, and consider more recent violence against Blacks including George Floyd and Eric Garner and fatal confrontations between