Amy is a media relations specialist with the USC Viterbi School of Engineering; she previously held a similar position with the USC Marshall School of Law.
Stories by Amy Blumenthal:
Can a tree grow in space?
A living satellite might not be such a space oddity.
Can you tell if your therapist has empathy?
New software developed by researchers detects a person’s ability to understand or share feelings in therapy sessions.
Solomon Golomb to receive Franklin Medal for work in digital communications
Albert Einstein, Marie Curie, Stephen Hawking and USC’s Andrew Viterbi are previous recipients of the prestigious honor.
USC team demonstrates the first wireless network synchronized to a billionth of a second
‘Blink’ protocol allows for wireless transmission over longer distances with less energy.
USC Marshall embarks on $400 million fundraising drive
The USC Marshall School of Business kicked off its $400 million fundraising drive with a gala on May 8.
Startups get a leg up at annual business competition
Winners of the Lloyd Greif Center for Entrepreneurial Studies’ New Venture Seed Competition were announced at the Marcia Israel Awards Banquet.
USC Marshall to offer new online master’s in library science
USC has announced a new online master’s degree of management in library and information science to launch in May.
USC Marshall students put their best pitch forward
USC Marshall School of Business undergraduates became members of a team that was knee-deep in the development of a real ad campaign.
Business alum sees opportunities at USC
For Chris DeWolfe MBA ’97, a “serial entrepreneur” best known for co-founding and leading MySpace as CEO, Los Angeles and USC were – and continue to be – catalysts for new business opportunities.
USC Marshall study shows growth of tablets in North American market
A new study by the USC Marshall Institute for Communication Technology Management highlights the increasing penetration of tablets and smartphones in the North American market.
USC Marshall undergraduates meet Warren Buffett
In January, 20 USC Marshall School of Business undergraduates and finance professor Julia Plotts met legendary investor and philanthropist Warren E. Buffett in Omaha, Neb.
When good design makes good business
Steve Glenn, social entrepreneur and founder of LivingHomes, spoke to USC students Jan. 24 at“Lunch and Learn,” a Society and Business Lab series featuring speakers whose businesses maintain a bottom line of people, planet and profit.
USC Marshall event targets career goals
On Jan. 11, USC Marshall School of Business juniors and seniors attended an event focusing on strategies for pursuing career goals, identifying job opportunities and getting off to a successful start in full-time or summer positions.
David M. Carter delves into Money Games
David M. Carter, executive director of the USC Sports Business Institute and professor of sports business at the USC Marshall School of Business, has written a new book that analyzes the evolution of sports.
Healthy ideas at GE case competition
This past semester, three teams from the USC Marshall School of Business competed attempted to reach the final round of the 2010 GE Healthy Imagination Experienced Commercial Leadership Program Case Competition, presenting solutions for raising awareness of obesity.
What can you get with a $5 investment?
Can five dollars make a difference in someone’s life? If USC entrepreneurs are involved, the answer is yes.
Teachers for a day
It’s not unusual for MBA students to spend their mornings in a classroom talking economics. But on Oct. 1, they took it a step further – as instructors.
USC Marshall MBAs Show Military Might
When MBA students talk about getting firsthand experience in companies, it is usually in the context of private enterprise – not military units.