Purify water, produce energy?
With fresh water and other natural resources becoming scarce, USC Viterbi engineer Adam Smith is researching ways to clean water and produce energy in the process.
As much of the world pauses on April 24 to commemorate the 100th anniversary of the Armenian Genocide, Salpi Ghazarian, the director of USC’s Institute of Armenian Studies, recounts a dark, unresolved chapter of Turkish history.
Bonnie Nakasuji first went to Ghana in 2003 with a simple mission: Match patients with wheelchairs. Since then Nakasuji, an adjunct professor at USC Chan Division, has ushered 232 USC occupational therapy students to Ghana.
That’s the question being asked by Vern Bengtson of the USC Edward R. Roybal Institute on Aging, part of the USC School of Social Work. Bengtson and longtime colleague Merril Silverstein are co-investigators on a three-year, $1.5 million project to better understand religious beliefs.