The drought: 5 things to know
What prompted California’s drought? Why has it persisted, and are we really running out water? Five USC experts weigh in, and their answers may surprise you.
Each year, USC President C. L. Max Nikias sends students a list of recommended summertime reading. The books aren’t required for classes, but give the university an opportunity to reflect on them as a community. What’s on this year’s list?
Michele Felberg knows about the connection between tourism and the marine environment: It’s where she’s worked for the past two years as part of the USC Scientific Diving program. She’s studying how the dive industry connects its business plans to marine conservation.
Paralyzed from the neck down after suffering a gunshot wound when he was 21, Erik Sorto now can move a robotic arm just by thinking about it. Thanks to an implant in his brain, he can even tell the robot to play “rock, paper, scissors.” It's all part of a high-tech collaboration.