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Spreading cardinal and gold spirit across the Pacific, the USC Trojan Marching Band drumline performed during the grand opening celebration of the Old Navy flagship store in China.
As part of his administration’s first international trade mission, Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti met with USC alumni in Mexico City.
USC Provost Elizabeth Garrett hosted a retreat on Feb. 28 through March 1 for key faculty members, exploring USC’s role as a global enterprise and the opportunities for international engagement.
USC President C. L. Max Nikias met with National University of Singapore President Tan Chorh Chuan to sign a memorandum of understanding between the two universities.
For Annalisa Enrile, the devastation that Category 5 Typhoon Haiyan wreaked on the Philippines was personal.
Keck School scientists are part of an international team that has uncovered a new genetic clue that contributes to an increased risk of developing Type 2 diabetes.
USC Dornsife junior Amanda Schmitt will investigate ethical questions involving a small coastal town devastated by a natural disaster in Japan.
In the midst of a winter cold snap, a study from researchers in the United States and Greece reveals an overlooked side effect of economic crisis.
USC Shoah Foundation-The Institute for Visual History and Education and Nanjing Massacre Memorial Hall have embarked on a historic effort to preserve the testimonies of the last survivors of the 1937 Nanjing Massacre.
USC Provost Elizabeth Garrett, USC Viterbi School of Engineering Dean Yannis C. Yortsos and USC Vice Provost for Global Initiatives Anthony Bailey traveled to India this week.
Jack H. Knott, dean of the USC Price School of Public Policy, called philanthropy one of the “major trends in public affairs in Asia” during a keynote speech in Singapore.
The French countryside seemed a fitting setting for international colleagues of different backgrounds to discuss managing a multicultural and diverse global workforce.
A book about nuclear proliferation by Associate Professor Jacques Hymans has won the 2014 University of Louisville Grawemeyer Award for Ideas Improving World Order.
USC’s student-athletes recently turned their competitive focus to typhoon relief efforts, packing 40,000 meals to be sent to victims in the Philippines.
William “Bill” Altaffer ’67, MA ’70 has feasted on boiled cobra washed down with warm snake’s blood from a street stall in Bangkok.
The USC Center on Public Diplomacy is leading a public conversation on the role of cultural artifacts and museums as springboards of international dialogue.
For the 12th year in a row, USC accounted for more international students than any other American institution of higher education, according to the annual Open Doors report released on Nov. 11 by the Institute of International Education.
Reflecting a growing interest in global transport issues, the newly named International Urban Freight Conference was hosted last month by the Metrans Transportation Center.
While studying abroad in the northern Uganda city of Gulu, Molly Beckert ’10 learned that children were dropping out of the nearby primary school at a high rate.
Lindsey Ludwig brings a diverse international and educational background to her new post as program adviser for the Office of International Services.
Clad in brightly colored ski masks, a group of young women ascended the altar of a Russian Orthodox Church in Moscow.
Annalisa Enrile, clinical associate professor at the USC School of Social Work, has been selected as one of the 100 Most Influential Filipina Women in the World.
USC was one of the top producers of Fulbright Student Grant recipients among U.S. research institutions for the 2013-14 academic year, according to the Fulbright Program.
As climate change melts the polar ice caps, threatening wildlife, disrupting the food chain and affecting indigenous cultures, it has also created economic opportunities .
USC Dornsife Assistant Professor Edwin Hill explores the African diaspora on both sides of the Atlantic in his book Black Soundscapes White Stages.
The university has created the USC International Academy to better address its growing international student body.
USC students on an archaeological adventure learned about art, ancient Roman history and a few surprises.
The USC Gould School of Law is launching a new online Master of Laws program that will enable foreign attorneys and law graduates to learn about the United States legal system from anywhere in the world.
Andrea Sironi of Milan’s Bocconi University made his first visit to the USC Marshall School of Business to meet with fellow World Bachelor in Business representatives and students.
In a hot, arid patch of desert in the United Arab Emirates, the future unfolds.
The Strategic Communication and Public Relations Center at USC Annenberg has announced its eighth Generally Accepted Practices Study.
Nobel Peace Prize nominee Denis Mukwege called upon the USC community to take action in his fight against sexual violence.
University Professor Michael Waterman is a 2013 recipient of the People’s Republic of China Friendship Award.
George Clooney was honored in New York with the Ambassador for Humanity Award at the annual gala for the USC Shoah Foundation.
USC Dornsife experts on Syria discussed the ongoing strife in the Middle East and whether the United States should take action.