Bookworms hit University Park Campus for 23rd L.A. Times Festival of Books

Tim Sherburn came prepared.

Sitting in the shade behind USC’s Bovard Administration Building, he counted six books by writer Joyce Carol Oates in the tote bag beside him.

“I always bring as many as I have,” said Sherburn, who lives in Vista Read More »

April 23rd, 2018|Announcements, Keck Net Intranet|

Patient’s estate gift supports oncology research at USC Norris

The division of gynecologic oncology at the USC Norris Comprehensive Cancer Center has received a $1.1 million estate gift from a grateful former patient, establishing the Hilda and Bruno Haug Ovarian Cancer Research Fund. The funds were donated Read More »

April 23rd, 2018|Announcements, Keck Net Intranet, Press Page|

Nikias leads USC delegation to D.C. for meetings with lawmakers

Led by President C. L. Max Nikias, a delegation of 13 USC trustees and university administrators went to Washington, D.C., this week for the university’s annual visit to the nation’s capital.

The visit kicked off Tuesday evening with a reception hosted Read More »

April 23rd, 2018|Announcements, Keck Net Intranet|

Bluetooth program gives lung transplant patients brighter outlook

Lung transplant recipients need to carefully monitor their health and stick closely to their medication schedules. A failure to do so can lead to serious complications from infection to rejection of a transplanted lung. Unfortunately, there are several barriers that Read More »

April 20th, 2018|Announcements, Keck Net Intranet|

3-D printing of dentures developed at USC dental school

When Tae Kim bought his first 3-D printer nearly 10 years ago for $400,000, he was well ahead of the curve.

“Back then, 3-D printing was absolutely unknown,” said Kim, an associate professor of clinical dentistry at the Herman Ostrow School Read More »

April 20th, 2018|Announcements|