Wednesday was Move-in Day at USC, with carts, crates and campus pride all over the place. USC President C. L. Max Nikias and his wife, Niki C. Nikias, were right in the middle of things, meeting students and parents amid the controlled chaos of thousands of students moving in on the same day.
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How a specialty contact lens restored one patient’s sight
Three years ago, Maria Contreras was diagnosed with a degenerative eye disease. Now, thanks to Gloria Chiu of the USC Roski Eye Institute, Contreras has her sight — and her life — back.
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