A Gift to Support Public Interest Law

Philanthropist Barbara Bice has made a $2 million gift to support the work of the USC Gould School of Law’s Public Interest Law Foundation.

Economic Research on the World Stage

Twelve USC Marshall MBA students recently presented their findings on digital trade at the Asia-Pacific Economic Corporation’s annual meeting in Sydney, Australia.



From Hollywood to Malibu: Mapping Joan Didion’s Los Angeles

USC Dornsife scholar David Ulin helps us find the places that shaped the acclaimed writer’s life in the Southland.

Socially Assistive Robot Helps Children with Autism

USC researchers have developed personalized learning robots for children with autism and studied the robots’ ability to gauge the children’s engagement in therapeutic interventions.

Protecting Sea Life Through Science

USC senior Connie Machuca studies corals and anemones to understand how they respond to rising temperatures, acidification and other ocean-related issues linked to climate change.

Pharmacy Student Receives Grant for Work Resolving Disparities in Mental Health Care

The grant enables Grace Singson to conduct an LGBTQ+ Competency Workshop and funds her travel to the CPNP 2020 Annual Meeting to present her results.

Getting to Know L.A.’s Immigrant Population

A USC study reveals new data about L.A.’s immigrant community that could guide policy in the future.

Pioneering USC Chemist Named to Prestigious Engineering Academy

USC Dornsife’s Mark Thompson, a pioneer in organic LED display screens and photovoltaic technologies, has been elected to the National Academy of Engineering.

Making Lifestyle Changes to Save on Healthcare

A new USC study finds that many Americans would go to great lengths to lower their health insurance rates, including 24/7 personal monitoring.

L.A.’s Chief Design Officer Joins USC Dornsife Faculty

Christopher Hawthorne, renowned architecture critic and L.A.’s chief design officer, will bring his 3rd LA Project, a lab for urban reinvention, to USC.