Know thy selfie
Students in Writing 150 - better known as USC’s #SelfieClass - join scholars around the globe in analyzing gender, sexuality and race as portrayed in social media.
A six-person medical response team from the Keck School of Medicine of USC brought supplies and is assisting with critical care of victims of the catastrophic earthquake in Nepal. The same team was part of a similar effort after the 2010 Haiti quake.
Researchers led by Kathleen Page at the Keck School of Medicine of USC examined how the brain and body respond to glucose and fructose, two types of sugar. They found people who consumed fructose wanted to keep on eating.
The Women of Troy capped a perfect season with a 3-0 victory over No. 6 Long Beach State to claim the squad’s first national title. It’s USC’s 123rd all-time team national championship.