Students without borders
National boundaries can't stand in the way of great learning. Watch how USC Viterbi's iPodia brings together engineering students from the U.S., China and beyond.
Under a new partnership with the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences, digitally preserved content from the group—such as Sunday’s telecast and previous Oscar ceremonies—now resides at USC.
Mapping the mouse's cerebral cortex was tedious and labor-intensive. But for USC scientists it was oh so worth it. "Think of the Human Genome Project and how much it accelerated the process of discovery ... That was our motivation,” says scientist Hongwei Dong.
On the heels of a Super Bowl victory, former USC head football coach Pete Carroll spoke with students on his Win Forever philosophy. The USC event included surprise guests Will Ferrell and Steve Sarkisian, as listeners heard the legendary coach talk football, fun and the ingredients of success.
Today's South Los Angeles high school students are tomorrow's social workers and community health advocates. USC School of Social Work experts are partnering with school leaders to expose more students to careers in mental health and caregiving.