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Trojans gathered in Hahn Plaza on the University Park Campus on Monday for a lively eclipse viewing party. Learn from USC experts about the symbolism of the celestial rarity and more.

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USC Competes

President Carol Folt’s “moonshots” aim to make USC the standard-bearer for preeminence at scale, leveraging USC’s unique strengths. The USC Competes moonshot’s goal: Establish the university as the destination of choice that attracts leading faculty, students and staff in every field.

Spotlight: USC’s Health Sciences Schools

    Students in the labs and workspaces of the Keck HSC. Photo by: Chris Shinn.

    Keck School of Medicine of USC

    At the Keck School of Medicine of USC, we are dedicated to improving quality of life for individuals and society by promoting health, preventing and curing disease, advancing biomedical research and educating tomorrow’s physicians and scientists.

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    Herman Ostrow School of Dentistry of USC

    The mission of the Herman Ostrow School of Dentistry of USC is to provide education, scholarship and outreach that improves oral, dental, craniofacial and general systemic health and well-being locally, nationally and internationally.

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    USC Alfred E. Mann School of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences

    One of the top pharmacy schools nationwide, the USC Alfred E. Mann School of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences continues its centurylong reputation for innovative programming, practice and collaboration.

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    USC Mrs. T.H. Chan Division of Occupational Science and Occupational Therapy

    Through innovative research, education and clinical practice, the USC Mrs. T.H. Chan Division of Occupational Science and Occupational Therapy optimizes people’s engagement in the ordinary and extraordinary activities of life.

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    USC Division of Biokinesiology and Physical Therapy

    The USC Division of Biokinesiology and Physical Therapy is committed to transforming how we prepare the next generation of physical therapists to deliver the highest level of care to society. With our longstanding leadership in the field, we are uniquely positioned to develop innovative solutions that integrate our strengths in research, education and clinical service.

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    USC Leonard Davis School of Gerontology

    The mission of the USC Leonard Davis School of Gerontology is to promote healthy aging for diverse individuals, communities and societies through leadership and innovation in research, education and practice.

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    USC Suzanne Dworak-Peck School of Social Work

    The USC Suzanne Dworak-Peck School of Social Work champions social justice for the well-being of individuals, families and communities through innovative teaching of evidence-based practice and practice-based skills, pioneering transformative research and cultivating leadership for social change.

    Students in the labs and workspaces of the Keck HSC. Photo by: Chris Shinn.
    Dentist working on a set of dentures for a patient.
    USC School of Pharmacy pharmacist helping a patient with paperwork
    A nurse next to an elderly man with a walker
    Physical therapists stretching and moving patients' necks for rehabilitation.
    Instructor working with class attendee during free exercise class for cancer survivors
    Trojan is using a magnifying glass to look at leaves with kids in their classroom.

    Around the University

    USC Visions and Voices

    Making History: Seeing the Future of the Urban Past with XR Technologies

    The Ahmanson Lab, USC School of Architecture and USC Libraries invite you to experience Making History, an exhibition and discussion exploring housing justice in Los Angeles.

    An insightful and urgent panel with students, scholars, and activists will discuss lessons of the past and how they can inform the fight for housing justice today.

    6 p.m. Thursday, April 11

    USC School of Dramatic Arts

    On stage: ‘Rent’

    Set in the East Village of New York City in the 1990s, Jonathan Larson’s Tony- and Pulitzer Prize-winning musical follows a group of young artists and musicians struggling to survive and create during the AIDS crisis. Relying on each other, they remind us of the power of chosen family, hope and joy in the face of staggering loss and despair. Rent is an iconic musical that shaped a generation of audiences — a reminder to measure our lives in love.

    Performances through April 14

    CAMPUS CULTURE CHANGE

    Third Annual Student Sustainability Town Hall

    All USC students are invited to ask questions and engage in an ongoing conversation with sustainability leaders on campus. The event will provide an open floor for all to learn, voice concerns, ask about sustainability at USC and more. Panelists will include USC faculty and administration from the Presidential Working Group on Sustainability and Office of Sustainability. Light snacks and refreshments will be provided.

    2-3:30 p.m. Thursday, April 18

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