Downtown as college town
As downtown LA grows, cultural attractions and transit create a corridor that draws USC students and alums to the core of the city.
Gov. Jerry Brown has a strong lead over opponent Neel Kashkari in the California governor's race, according to the latest USC Dornsife/Los Angeles Times poll. Learn about that and other poll results, including voters' thoughts on the state's drought and proposed bonds for water infrastructure.
Microbiologist Paula Cannon knows viruses. After all, she specializes in figuring out HIV and hemorrhagic fever viruses like ebola. So what has her more worried than the spread of ebola — and what are the chances of finding a cure for that disease?
The concrete channel bisecting Los Angeles begs to be saved. And architects, city planners and arts leaders want to do it. A USC landscape architect is among the creative minds who propose to make art a critical part of the revitalization of the LA River.