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."
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.
Virgin Records' Grizfolk visited with USC Thornton Popular Music Program students as part of a forum series. Watch the folk-fusion band get creative on campus in this video.
Kapil Talwalkar may be an international relations major, but it's his minor in dramatic arts that's making him a splash on the stage in Los Angeles. Talwalkar makes his professional debut in East West Players' show Animals Out of Paper.
They may comprise half the population, but women made up less than a third of the speaking parts in 120 films studied across the world's most lucrative movie markets. The Media, Diversity & Social Change study has intriguing implications for perceptions about women.