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No, Obamacare Didn't Slow Health-Care Spending After Its Passage

Last week, Bradley Herring of Johns Hopkins University and Erin Trish of University of Southern California released a study that confirming that the health-spending slowdown that continued in 2010–13 “can likely be explained by longstanding...Show More Summary

A USC Program is Changing the Face of the Predominantly-Male Gaming World

'While shooting, sport, and fantasy games dominated the top 10 list this year, the University of Southern California is proving that gaming isn't an all-boys club. The school's game design program is bucking an industry trend: Women now outnumber men at both the graduate and undergraduate level. Show More Summary

USC athletic director Pat Haden to step down in June

University of Southern California athletic director Pat Haden says he will retire on June 30.

Pat Haden to Retire as USC Athletic Director: Latest Comments and Reaction

The University of Southern California announced Friday that athletic director Pat Haden is going to retire from the position effective June 30. USC president C. L. Max Nikias passed along the news in a letter to the school community....Show More Summary

USC: we can make fuel directly out of Carbon Dioxide

From the UNIVERSITY OF SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA and the “fuel out of thin air” department comes this announcement that says right off the bat it can’t compete with oil, especially when gasoline is now under $2 a gallon in some parts of California. Carbon dioxide captured from air converted directly to methanol fuel for the first…

NEWS YOU CAN USE: Five steps to kiss someone without sexually assaulting them. The University of

NEWS YOU CAN USE: Five steps to kiss someone without sexually assaulting them. The University of Southern California held a “Consent Carnival” on Thursday to try and teach students how to have sex under the new intrusive and authoritarian “affirmative consent” standards. These standards mandate that sex be more of a contractual agreement than a […]

Top video game training program at USC will publish student-created titles

The University of Southern California said today that it would publishing games created by its own students through a label dubbed USC Games Publishing. The label will published games produced by students and faculty on the PlayStation, Xbox, PC, and mobile platforms. The label’s creation says something about the state of the game industry, where […]

The US’ Top Game Design School Will Now Publish Its Own Games

The University of Southern California will establish its own publishing label, to bring its innovative student and faculty videogames directly to players. The post The US’ Top Game Design School Will Now Publish Its Own Games appeared first on WIRED.

USC Launches Virtual Care Clinic to Deliver ‘Borderless’ Healthcare

  The University of Southern California (USC) Center for Body Computing (CBC), the digital health innovation accelerator for the Keck Medicine of USC medical enterprise, today announced its eight foundational partners for its Virtual Care Clinic (VCC). Show More Summary

Women outnumber men by nearly 2-to-1 in USC's video game design graduate program

2 weeks agoHumor / odd : Boing Boing

The top-ranked University of Southern California's graduate video game design program has 12 women and seven men, indicative of a rising trend in the ratio of men to women in the graduate and undergraduate programs at USC. Watch theShow More Summary

Super Mario Sisters? Women now outnumber men in 1 video game design program

3 weeks agoHealth : Booster Shots

(Michael Kirkham / For The Times) In video games, an arena of pop-culture that's long been characterized as a boys' club, the news that women now outnumber men in the University of Southern California's graduate video game design program feels revolutionary. And it very well may be. The women in...

Women outnumber men in the top game design school's graduate program

For the first time in the history of the University of Southern California -- the top video game design school in the United States, as ranked by The Princeton Review -- women outnumber men in its game design graduate program. In 2011, USC had 15 men and five women in its graduate program. Show More Summary

USC’s game-design graduate program now has more women than men

Men make up 80 percent of the people working on games today, but women may represent a majority of the next wave of highly trained developers and designers. The University of Southern California’s game-design program for graduate students is now primarily women, according to a report in the L.A. Times. This is a big change […]

Beyoncé's attempt to disguise herself fails spectacularly because she's still Beyoncé.

3 weeks agoHumor / odd : Happy Place

On Monday, Beyoncé attempted to go unnoticed at the University of Southern California, sporting leggings, sneakers, and a hooded jacket, but of course Beyoncé couldn't go unnoticed even if she were invisible and/or dressed like a potted plant. Show More Summary

Beyoncé tried to blend into a college campus. It didn't work.

There are a lot of great reasons to pursue higher education. For example, maybe Beyoncé will rehearse for the Super Bowl on your college campus. Some lucky students at the University of Southern California were blessed by Bey's presence on Monday. Show More Summary

Mark Swed hits the road for a weekend of SoCal orchestra listening

Southern California is a land of symphony orchestras. We support dozens upon dozens of them — kiddie, youth, university, community and the world's greatest and most important. They turn up not just in the big cities but seemingly everywhere — Rio Hondo, Topanga, Redlands, Bellflower, Downey, Redlands,...

How to Succeed as an Entrepreneur: Lessons From a Multi-Millionaire

Most people get an MBA with one goal: becoming an executive. After graduating from the University of Southern California in 1983, Israeli-American immigrant Adam Milstein decided to become a commercial real estate agent. He worked for...Show More Summary

USC is requiring students to answer questions about their sexual histories

A mandatory class at the University of Southern California (USC) requires students to disclose the number of sexual encounters and different sexual partners they've had in the past three months, Campus Reform reported. The course isShow More Summary

USC students required to detail sexual history before registering for classes

A mandatory online course at the University of Southern California (USC) asks students to disclose the number of sexual encounters they have had over the past three months and teaches students to ask for consent by saying “how far would … Continued

Lane Kiffin Steals Nick Saban's Spotlight at National Championship

PHOENIX — The desert isn’t known for being particularly kind, and over the years it’s been doubly harsh to University of Alabama offensive coordinator Lane Kiffin. The last time he was here, as Southern California’s head coach in 2013,...Show More Summary

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