Where did civility in politics go?
Amid a presidential campaign like no other, USC researchers look at the road to rudeness and chart a path to more respectful discourse.
Berislav Zlokovic, a pioneer of the theory that fixing the brain’s leaky blood vessels will prevent Alzheimer’s disease, has received grants totaling up to $24.9 million over five years. The funding allows Zlokovic to focus on the blood-brain barrier, which keeps toxic substances out of the brain.
The annual earthquake preparedness event was founded at the USC-based Southern California Earthquake Center. Since its beginning in 2008 as a Southern California regional event, the ShakeOut has gone global and this year has more than 54 million registered participants.
USC Provost Michael Quick joined a delegation of senior leaders from the Peking University Health Science Center to formalize a new partnership to develop one of China’s first graduate programs specializing in occupational therapy.