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Oct 09, 2014, 10:30 ET

Neuroscientists Claim Rare Pair of Research Grants

In a rare distinction for one university, neuroimaging world leaders and USC Professors Arthur Toga and Paul Thompson will receive two major...

Oct 01, 2014, 14:29 ET

The University of Southern California, Conde Nast and WIRED Launch Master of Integrated Design, Business and Technology

The University of Southern California, Condé Nast and WIRED today announced a partnership to create a new online Master's degree in Integrated...

Jul 17, 2014, 12:31 ET

First Comprehensive Library of Master Genetic Switches in Plants

Researchers have created the first comprehensive library of genetic switches in plants, setting the stage for scientists around the globe to better...

Jun 30, 2014, 15:35 ET

Southern California University of Health Sciences Unveils Its Very First Undergraduate Program

 Southern California University of Health Sciences (SCU) is proud to announce the launch of its very first undergraduate degree program....

Jun 25, 2014, 03:01 ET
USC Trustee Andrew Viterbi Ph.D. '62 and his wife Erna, benefactors of the USC Viterbi School of Engineering and of the USC Shoah Foundation. (PRNewsFoto/USC)

$15 Million Gift to USC Establishes Endowed Chairs and Fellowships

Trustee Andrew Viterbi Ph.D. '62 and his wife, Erna, have added to their rich legacy of philanthropy at USC with a generous $15 million gift to...

Jun 10, 2014, 03:01 ET
Thomas J. Barrack Jr. (PRNewsFoto/University of Southern Calif...)

Barrack family commits $15 million to advance international business education at USC Marshall

A $15 million gift from USC trustee Thomas J. Barrack Jr. and his family will transform a USC Marshall School of Business building and...

May 20, 2014, 13:35 ET

Southern California University of Health Sciences Launches First Professional Doctorate in Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine

 Southern California University of Health Sciences (SCU) is proud to announce the launch of a landmark new First Professional Doctorate Program...

Jan 06, 2014, 15:45 ET

Southern California University of Health Sciences Selected for the Department of Veterans Affairs' First-Ever Chiropractic Residency Program

Southern California University of Health Sciences (SCUHS) is proud to announce its participation in the first ever VA chiropractic residency...

Dec 19, 2013, 12:39 ET

Keck Medicine of USC performs world's 1st implant after FDA approval for groundbreaking epilepsy treatment

Responsive neurostimulator reduces frequency of seizures in patients with refractory epilepsy, shows potential to benefit millions around the...

Oct 22, 2013, 15:25 ET

SCU Invites The Public To Experience The Proven Benefits Of Acupuncture And Oriental Medicine With Complimentary Treatments On World AOM Day

The Southern California University of Health Sciences (SCU), the nation's leading post-graduate college for chiropractic, acupuncture and oriental...

Oct 15, 2013, 15:25 ET

Southern California University Of Health Sciences Announces 2013 Extravaganza

 The Southern California University of Health Sciences (SCU), the nation's leading post-graduate college for chiropractic, acupuncture and...

Oct 01, 2013, 18:37 ET

Why is the World's Leading Cause of Disability a Neglected Topic?

The odds are that you have suffered from this malady and certainly know others who have as well. A study funded by the Bill and Melinda Gates...

Sep 24, 2013, 14:15 ET

Southern California University President Dr. John Scaringe Honored By ONE Concept With A Lifetime Achievement Award

The Southern California University of Health Sciences (SCU), the nation's leading post-graduate college for chiropractic, acupuncture and oriental...

Sep 13, 2013, 14:15 ET

Southern California University Featured On The Coveted 2014 Military Friendly Schools List By Victory Media

The Southern California University of Health Sciences (SCU), the nation's leading post-graduate college for chiropractic, acupuncture and oriental...

Sep 11, 2013, 14:15 ET

Southern California University Cheers The Passage Of The Lowenthal Bus Drivers Bill By The State Of California

The Southern California University of Health Sciences (SCU), the nation's leading post-graduate college for chiropractic, acupuncture and oriental...

Jul 30, 2013, 08:05 ET

USC Ross Minority Program In Real Estate Expands Into San Diego

 The University of Southern California Ross Minority Program in Real Estate, an exclusive executive education platform that equips women and...

Jul 09, 2013, 17:05 ET

Southern California University of Health Sciences Hosts On-Campus Film Premiere For Pain in America: The Silver Tsunami

 The Southern California University of Health Sciences (SCU), the nation's leading post-graduate college for chiropractic, acupuncture and...

Jul 01, 2013, 09:00 ET

USC Annenberg launches new nine-month master's degree in Journalism, alongside opening of Wallis Annenberg Hall

Continuing to push journalism education and practice forward in a dynamic era, the USC Annenberg School for Communication and Journalism will...

Jun 05, 2013, 18:38 ET

Zoezi Park - A Game for Fall Prevention for Healthy Aging, Wellness and Balance - First Crowdfunding Initiative Launched to Address a $28B Public Health Problem

 Blue Marble launches its first crowdfunding campaign to develop an interactive falls prevention video game called Zoezi Park, an initiative...

May 29, 2013, 13:05 ET

SCU Supports Veteran Students With Financial Aid And Participation In The G.I. Bill And Yellow Ribbon Program

 The Southern California University of Health Sciences (SCU), the nation's leading post-graduate college for chiropractic, acupuncture and...