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USC announces D.C. campus

The university unveils the USC Capital Campus, a coast-to-coast bridge for interdisciplinary study where students and faculty will collaborate with global opinion leaders.

Low water level on the Colorado River behind Hoover Dam

The water wars are here

Seven thirsty states including California are fighting over the dwindling waters of the Colorado River. USC experts look at how we got here — and why this was inevitable.

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Can’t remember passwords?

Jelena Mirkovic’s team at USC’s Information Sciences Institute has set out to develop methods that help users create passwords that are both memorable and secure.