The life robotic
Meet the robots! About 2,000 local schoolchildren and their teachers and parents got the chance to do just that at USC Robotics' Open House.
A gift from international real estate executive William J. McMorrow will establish and endow a program in global real estate. The new William J. McMorrow Global Real Estate Program will prepare students for leadership in an interconnected global marketplace.
“Few if any universities can match USC's commitment to the military and its service members,” says USC President C. L. Max Nikias. USC marked its eight-decade-long link to ROTC with a celebration for Trojan veterans and their spouses and ROTC cadets.
“Give her a British accent.” So goes the order from instructor Vicki Lewis. Together with Phil Allen, she teaches USC School of Dramatic Arts students the craft of voiceover. It’s an increasingly important market for actors, but few other universities offer the instruction.
The Los Angeles Times Festival of Books returns to USC on April 12-13. The nation’s largest public literary festival welcomes more than 500 authors, artists and entertainers and 150,000 booklovers to the University Park Campus.