Garrett to be Cornell's president
Elizabeth Garrett has been appointed as Cornell University's 13th president. President C. L. Max Nikias praised her "boundless energy in advancing the university’s initiatives."
Andrew and Erna Viterbi gave from their hearts in 2004, sharing $52 million to name the USC Viterbi School of Engineering. Ten years later, USC celebrates the Viterbis' influential gift — and how they took their commitment to students and research at USC even further.
He's a writer-producer and USC School of Cinematic Arts alumnus. She's a virologist who's studying the threat of viruses as potential bioterrorism agents. Together, they've got a hit TV show on their hands.
Some 1 million to 2 million elderly people in the U.S. have been abused or exploited by those they trust. The National Center on Elder Abuse, now housed at the Keck School of Medicine of USC, advocates for seniors who often have no way to protect themselves.