Health festival at the Galen Center
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A force for good

USC student-athletes teach kids about sustainability, help veterans and take on issues like homelessness. Their efforts are making a difference — and getting noticed.

Illustration of the Mars rover
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Cardinal, gold and a red planet

Trojan W. Bruce Banerdt has his eye on the Mars rover’s historic landing: He’s the mission’s principal investigator and the latest alum to expand our understanding of space.

Thomas Williams
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Communicating like a pro

USC Annenberg experts join former Trojan Thomas Williams to help current and former NFL players master everything from public speaking to social media.