A vision of sustainability for USC
Building on successful cost-effective practices, USC’s new Sustainability 2020 plan includes reduced water use and energy consumption across all facets of the university.
C. L. Max Nikias (here with Steve Matt of Matt Construction, left) met with movers and shakers from Google, YouTube, SpaceX and more as USC’s Institute for Creative Technologies in Playa Vista hosted the LAX Coastal Chamber of Commerce’s Power Hour series.
The 33 freshman dancers presented “Emergence: Works in Progress,” a first studio showing of 12 works — six choreographed by students and six repertory works by master choreographers. The program featured a variety of dance styles, including hip-hop, modern and ballet.
The USC professor of electrical engineering and mathematics will be honored for his work in digital communications. Previous medal recipients include Albert Einstein, Marie Curie, Stephen Hawking and USC’s Andrew Viterbi.