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Cornell University Names Its First Female President

University of Southern California provost Elizabeth Garrett will be the 13th president of Cornell University, the Ivy League school announced Tuesday. Garrett is currently the second-ranking officer at USC, and has a background as a law professor. Show More Summary

University of Southern California researchers reveal how gene expression affects facial expressions

A person's face is the first thing that others see, and much remains unknown about how it forms — or malforms — during early development. Recently, Chong Pyo Choe, a senior postdoctoral fellow working in the lab of USC stem cell researcher...Show More Summary

The Struggle to Reach Out and Tell the Climate Story

Photo Credit: Lightspring / Shutterstock.com "Nope, no. No. Nuh-uh. These aren't good." I'm sitting next to one of my instructors at the University of Southern California's Annenberg School of Journalism where I'm taking a course in multimedia. Show More Summary

Radio Tornadoes Could Deliver Neverending Wi-Fi Capacity Some Day

Twisted pair wiring—like what runs into your cable box—revolutionized data transmission by drastically widening the wire's data pipeline. Two years ago, a research team from University of Southern California accomplished the feat using a vortex of lasers. Show More Summary

Towards infinite-capacity wireless networks, with twisted vortex radio waves

Researchers at the University of Southern California, building on its previous work on infinity-capacity twisted vortex wireless networks, has now adapted its technology to work with radio waves. The previous laser-based technique was only workable over short distances, with minimal atmospheric interference. Show More Summary

UKRO President Ken Kleingberg Hosts Annual Benefit for Research to End Kidney Disease

This past Friday, I had the privilege of attending a fundraising gala at the Beverly Hilton in support of the new USC (University of Southern California) and UKRO (University Kidney Research Organization) kidney research center. As someone...Show More Summary

Speaking Truth to Educational Policy: A Review of Mettler's Degrees of Inequality

In August 1988, I boarded Singapore Airlines flight from India to Los Angles to start my graduate work at the University of Southern California. I arrived at USC, an eager teaching assistant, and I was immediately blown away by the California...Show More Summary

International study identifies new genetic variants indicating risk for prostate cancer

An international study co-led by Keck School of Medicine of the University of Southern California (USC) scientists and researchers in the United Kingdom has revealed 23 new genetic susceptibility locations indicating risk for prostate...Show More Summary

USC athletics director Pat Haden fined $25K for inappropriate sideline conduct, Coach Steve Sarkisian also reprimanded

3 weeks agoSports : The Early Lead

The University of Southern California’s football program has another drama on its hands. On top of the mystery surrounding Josh Shaw’s broken ankles and the strange allegations of racism, the school’s athletics director Pat Haden and...Show More Summary

The Tax Foundation and Ed Kleinbard Debate the Impact of Inversions on the Corporate Tax Base

Scott Hodge (President, Tax Foundation), IRS Data Contradicts Kleinbard’s Warnings of Earnings Stripping from Inversions: One of the loudest critics of the recent wave of corporate inversions is University of Southern California law professor Ed Kleinbard, who warns that these transactions will erode the U.S. corporate tax base because these...

Reforming Our International Tax System Is at the Heart of American Economic Competitiveness

Ed Kleinbard, a law professor at the University of Southern California, recently released a paper ('Competitiveness' Has Nothing to Do with it) that essentially argues that American multinational companies are not hampered from a competitiveness standpoint by the current U.S. Show More Summary

IRS Data Contradicts Kleinbard’s Warnings of Earnings Stripping from Inversions

One of the loudest critics of the recent wave of corporate inversions is University of Southern California law professor Ed Kleinbard, who warns that these transactions will erode the U.S. corporate tax base because these newly relocated firms will use “intragroup interest payments” to “strip” income out of their U.S. Show More Summary

Southern California Football Star Suspended After Hero Claim Debunked

last monthNews : Jonathan Turley

There is an interesting, and sad, scandal at the University of Southern California. Football star and NFL prospect Josh Shaw has been indefinitely suspended after admitting he made up a story that turned him into a national hero after he claiming to have injured both ankles jumping off a balcony to save his drowning nephew. […]

A Lil Positivity Lie: USC Football Player Josh Shaw Suspended After Revealing “Pool Rescue” Story Was Made Up

WTF??? Player Suspended After Lying About Saving Nephew From Drowning Why would you even make some mess like this up? SMH. Via FoxNews: University of Southern California football star Josh Shaw has been indefinitely suspended after admitting he made

USC Football Captain’s Heroic Story Questioned

The University of Southern California is looking into claims that the Trojans Football Captain lied about injuring his ankles by leaping from a balcony to save his drowning nephew, coach Steve Sarkisian confirmed, according to the Associated Press.

USC, UCLA, Caltech get joint grant to fuel tech start-ups in L.A.

With funding from the National Science Foundation, three of the top universities in Southern California are teaming up to supply instruction, events and research aimed at helping technology start-ups flourish in the region.

USC, UCLA, Caltech get joint grant to fuel tech start-ups in L.A.

With funding from the National Science Foundation, three of the top universities in Southern California are teaming up to supply instruction, events and research aimed at helping technology start-ups flourish in the region.

Josh Shaw Injury: Updates on USC Star's Ankles After Rescuing 7-Year-Old Nephew

University of Southern California defensive back Josh Shaw is meant to be one of the leaders on the 2014 Trojans team at the dawn of a new era for the program. A valiant effort to rescue his seven-year-old nephew resulted in two high...Show More Summary

13 Year-Old Girl Identifies Fungus That Has "Sickened AIDS Patients For Decades"

last monthLGBT / Gay : Joe. My. God.

From the website of Duke University: Researchers have pinpointed the environmental source of fungal infections that have been sickening HIV/AIDS patients in Southern California for decades. It literally grows on trees. The discoveryShow More Summary

USC Eye Institute study shows Native American ancestry a risk factor for eye disease

LOS ANGELES — New research led by the University of Southern California (USC) Eye Institute, part of Keck Medicine of USC, shows for the first time that Native American ancestry is a significant risk factor for vision-threatening diabetic retinopathy among Latinos with Type 2 diabetes. Show More Summary

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