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USC Athletics marks Black History Month with fascinating profiles
Lynn Swann looks at the interesting path that led the Super Bowl champ back to USC as athletic director.
USC caps off week’s worth of outreach in Taipei
The visit includes a meeting with Taiwanese vice president and trip to National Taiwan University.
Top scientists from Taiwan will train at USC through new program
The agreement with the Taiwan Ministry of Education establishes the first co-funded program for Taiwanese postdoctoral fellows to study at USC.
Insightful stories help USC Athletics mark Black History Month
Special website celebrates Trojan role models and their stories. In the latest entry, Steven Mitchell Jr. discusses the importance of his football family — and his fraternity.
Food service pros face off: Who will be named the top chef of USC?
Ten of USC’s culinary experts compete — but only one can leave the kitchen with the crown.
Stanley Cup’s campus visit attracts an unexpected guest: hockey superstar Wayne Gretzky
‘The Great One,’ whose career included eight seasons with the Kings, joins Lynn Swann during the trophy’s visit to Hahn Plaza.
Rose Bowl trophy on victory tour as USC places No. 3 in final football poll
Fans can take photos with the trophy at bookstore locations this week.
One for the ages: USC pulls out unforgettable last-second Rose Bowl win
The No. 9 Trojans come out on top over No. 5 Penn State 52-49.
Newest drone’s-eye video shows USC Village almost finished
Here’s a present for the Trojan Family: The $700 million retail and residential project is nearing completion and will be open for business in August, right on schedule.
Professor Beau and his furry friends provide a welcome study break
Canines give students a welcome respite from final exam preparation.
Monday event to honor Bosco Tjan
The USC Dornsife professor is remembered as a generous colleague, outstanding teacher and selfless mentor.
Michael Beschloss presents a historian’s perspective in USC speech
The NBC News contributor spoke at Town and Gown as part of the USC President’s Distinguished Lecture series.
Latest drone video shows USC Village buildings nearing completion
The $700 million retail and residential project will open to students and shoppers in August.
Trojan Oscar De Los Santos named Rhodes Scholar
The 2015 USC graduate is among 32 Americans to be honored with a prestigious scholarship to the University of Oxford.
A tasty break for Trojan Knights during Tommy-guarding duty
In what’s become a Trojan tradition, Niki C. Nikias brings baklava to the students guarding the university icon.
USC Institute for Creative Technologies hosts digital storytelling showcase
Four-day conference in Playa Vista kicks off with cutting-edge exhibition.
Noted physician, scientist Rohit Varma named dean of Keck School of Medicine of USC
A visionary leader in the epidemiology of eye diseases, he has been interim dean of the school since March.
USC Dornsife/L.A. Times ‘outlier’ poll rings true as Donald Trump wins
The Daybreak Poll regularly showed the Republican leading Hillary Clinton in the presidential race. Researchers call their survey an “experiment.”
Trojans cast their ballots in Election 2016
After a campaign that at times seemed endless, voting gets underway.
Ming Hsieh Department of Electrical Engineering marks 10-year milestone
The entrepreneur’s $35 million gift ushered in a decade of remarkable achievements for the USC Viterbi unit.
Students welcome costumed kids to campus for Spirits at Troy event
The annual party gives neighborhood youngsters a special place to celebrate Halloween.
Health & Wellness Week gets students on track for fitness
Events include the F45 Playoffs, meditation sessions, therapy dog sessions and a friendly competition among the Pac-12 schools.
Football on a weekday: USC faces Cal on Thursday at the Coliseum
With classes in session, there will be some changes from a usual football Saturday
You didn’t feel that earthquake? Good, because it was just a drill
USC students, faculty and staff are among the 10 million Californians who took part in the Great ShakeOut.