The USC Pacific Asia Museum hosts a collection of over 15,000 objects, spanning more than five thousand years, that include rare examples of art and ethnographic objects from Asia and the Pacific Islands.
The Visions and Voices Initiative emphasizes USC's commitment to interdisciplinary approaches. Check out the spectacular array of events conceived and organized by faculty and schools throughout the university.
Please join us for one of three plays in the New Works Festival Year 2 .
Joseph Pereira, Thornton faculty and principal timpanist of the Los Angeles Philharmonic, leads this student ensemble in an evening of percussion works.
The USC U.S.-China Institute launches "Building U.S.-China Trust: Through Next Generation People, Platforms & Programs," a joint report by the USC Annenberg School for Communication and Journalism & The School of International Studies of Peking University
In the early 1920s, Hollywood's superstar Rudolph Valentino and Italian dictator Benito Mussolini gained outstanding popularity in America.
Thornton faculty Andy Abad leads the USC Thornton Latin Pop Ensemble in an evening of Latin music from the Caribbean, Mexico, Columbia and more featuring Mariachi, Reggaeton and a host of styles.
The USC Leonard Davis School of Gerontology will be hosting their fifth annual interdisciplinary symposium, "What's Hot in Aging Research at USC?: The Digital Aging Revolution" on April 23, 2014.
Amb. Pascoe recently Under-Secretary-General, United Nations Department of Political Affairs, where he oversaw the UN's diplomatic efforts to prevent and mitigate conflict, will speak from experience.
Thomas Schwartz Wentzer, associate professor at Aarhus University (Denmark), presents "'I have seen Konigsberg burning': Philosophical Anthropology and the Responsiveness of Historical Experience."
Mayor Garcetti was elected four times by his peers to serve as President of the Los Angeles City Council from 2006 to 2012. From 2001 until taking office as Mayor, he served as the Council-member representing the 13th District which includes Hollywood, Echo Park, Silver Lake, and Atwater Village - all of which were dramatically revitalized under his leadership. His "back to basics" agenda is focused on job creation and solving everyday problems for LA residents. Reception-4:45PM Lecture-5:30PM
Classical guitar master and Thornton faculty Pepe Romero offers an up-close glimpse into his renowned artistry in two masterclasses at Thornton.