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Are E-Cigarettes a Gateway to Real Tobacco for Teens?

5 days agoHealth / Addiction : The Fix

Researchers at the University of Southern California are studying e-cigarette use in teens.

Friendly Atheist Podcast Episode 65: Bart Campolo, Humanist Chaplain and Former Evangelical Christian

Our latest podcast guest is Bart Campolo, a former evangelical Christian leader (and son of famed pastor Tony Campolo) who currently serves as the Humanist Chaplain at the University of Southern California and the University of California, Los Angeles. Show More Summary

Randy Johnson and Mark McGwire's Years Together at USC's Baseball Factory

One entered the University of Southern California as a pitcher, and that didn't last. His bat was too valuable. The other entered as a pitcher and that nearly didn't last. The strike zone was too elusive. Together, they fought on, Mark...Show More Summary

Back to School Apps for 2015

Jefferson Graham talks to students at the University of Southern California about apps to help study, as part of his Back to School 2015 series.        

A new study says men take 4 minutes longer to respond to email than women

The next time you're waiting too long for someone's email reply, a new study says you might want to consider their gender. After scanning 16 billion emails by 2 million users, Yahoo Labs and the University of Southern California's Information Sciences department found that men take longer to respond than women. Show More Summary

Graduating MFA Class of USC’s Roski School Demand Dean’s Removal

2 weeks agoArts : Hyperallergic

LOS ANGELES — The ongoing saga of the #USC7 and the beleaguered Roski MFA program at the University of Southern California (USC) entered its latest chapter today when the graduating class of 2015 released a letter calling for Dean Erica Muhl's removal.

Will Film School Reform Lead to Hollywood Diversity?

In the 1960s, film school was still a novelty. Even though the University of Southern California introduced the bachelor's degree in film as early as 1932, filmmakers were still by and large beholden to an apprentice system where they learned the ropes until succeeding those that taught them. Show More Summary

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Advice for New Entrepreneurs Starting a Business

Oliver C., a student at the University of Southern California asks: "I've been listening to your Money Girl Podcast for a few weeks now and have to say thank you for all the information you are sharing. I'm opening up a small business...Show More Summary

Researchers are astonished by the unique sounds beatboxers are able to make

Engineers and scientists at the University of Southern California are studying MRIs to learn more about how beatboxers are able to make such unique sounds.  Video courtesy of Inside Science Follow Inside Science: On Facebook Follow BI Video: On Facebook Join the conversation about this story »

Confederate flag paintings to go on display at Laguna Art Museum

last monthArts : Culture Monster

A pair of Confederate flag paintings that Southern California artist G. Ray Kerciu created in response to the racially charged atmosphere at the University of Mississippi during the 1960s are set to go on display Saturday at the Laguna Art Museum.

Researchers Find Flavored Cigarettes Are Still Popular, Despite Ban

Think clove cigarettes are so six years ago? A new study from Keck School of Medicine of the University of Southern California (USC) researchers finds that despite a federal Food and Drug Administration (FDA) ban in 2009, flavored cigarettes are still available for purchase over the Internet and are popular search targets.

Periodic Fasting Could Help Slow Aging, Study Says

last monthNews : Huffington Post

It seems that folks who do occasional fasts may be on to something. New research from the University of Southern California has found that periodically adopting a diet that mimics the effects of fasting could produce a wide range ofShow More Summary

The Future Starts Now

The future is being shaped at this very moment. An idea today is the technology in our hands tomorrow. The future starts now. The University of Southern California Viterbi School of Engineering is leading the way by offering a free computer science camp to local LA kids in third through ninth grade. Show More Summary

Watch Pico Iyer’s speech about Leonard Cohen, meditation, and happiness

In his 2015 commencement address at the University of Southern California, author Pico Iyer recalls his singular meeting with Leonard Cohen The post Watch Pico Iyer’s speech about Leonard Cohen, meditation, and happiness appeared first on Lion's Roar.

James Stein, MD, Veteran of Six Conjoined Twin Separation Surgeries, Answers 10 Questions About Rare Procedure Performed on Six-Month-Old Conjoined Sisters in Haiti

On Friday, May 22, an 18-member team of physicians and nurses from Children's Hospital Los Angeles (CHLA) and Keck Medicine of the University of Southern California (USC) led an international collaboration to separate a pair of six-month-old conjoined Haitian twins, the first such operation ever performed on Haitian soil. Show More Summary

In a Medical First in the Country of Haiti, Six-Month-Old Conjoined Twin Sisters Are Separated in by an International Team Led by Haitian-Born Surgeon Henri Ford of Los Angeles

On Friday, May 22, an 18-member team of physicians and nurses from Children's Hospital Los Angeles (CHLA) and Keck Medicine of the University of Southern California (USC) led an international collaboration to separate a pair of six-month-old conjoined Haitian twins, the first such operation ever performed on Haitian soil.

LEGO ideas to inspire low-cost Bio-technology or Chemistry experiments - "Lab-on-Chip", latest technology has the potential to hasten the pace of development

modular fluidic and instrumentation components developed by researchers at the University of Southern California Viterbi School of Engineering. Scientists, especially from the fields of chemistry, engineering and bio-technology are working on unique ideas and equipments to come up with interesting and effective solutions for different situations. Show More Summary

TV Ignores Women's Sports Now More Than It Did 25 Years Ago

2 months agoNews : Huffington Post

Women's sports have come a long way in the last couple of decades. But the media is stuck in the past. In 1989, University of Southern California first analyzed broadcasts from Los Angeles network affiliates KCBS, KNBC and KABC, as well as ESPN's "SportsCenter" to determine how frequently the outlets covered female athletes. Show More Summary

24 Hours in Advertising: Friday, June 5, 2015

Here's everything you need to know about the last 24 hours in advertising, in case you blinked. Buzzing on Adweek: Agencies look to solve California drought Students from the University of Southern California plan to work with agency and marketing experts, including Deutsch L.A., to find solutions for the state's serious drought problem. Show More Summary

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