Playing through rehab
A video game developed at USC lets patients play their way through rehabilitation. Mystic Isle tracks patients’ movement as they tackle tasks that are actually rehab exercises.
Beginning in summer 2016, Hubbard Street - a leader in interdisciplinary dance artistry - will host a program of intensive workshops at USC’s new dance school. USC Kaufman is emerging as a creative epicenter for the interdisciplinary study of classical and contemporary dance techniques.
Saturday is a sports fan’s dream: First, the 35th Swim With Mike event to fund scholarships for physically challenged athletes; later, the spring football game. Also on campus: women’s tennis and women’s water polo match ups. The day wraps up with the No. 6 baseball team hosting No. 7 UCLA.
The donation will create the Stephenson Family Personalized Medicine Center at the Center for Applied Molecular Medicine and support the groundbreaking work of David B. Agus and his team at the Keck School of Medicine of USC.
The new, 21-month program from the USC Marshall School of Business begins this fall. The program’s focus: emerging online business topics such as Internet analytics, social media, virtual teams and entrepreneurial thinking.